Benefits of Suffering


Here are benefits of suffering from three of God’s saints who have experienced intense suffering.

“Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pain, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.”  Joseph Addison

“God harnesses the sufferings of His children and compels the bad things that happen to us to serve His good purposes for us and for our mission in this world.”  Carolyn Custis James

"Your most effective ministry will come out of your deepest hurts.”  Rick Warren


Reova Meredith