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Why Does the Bible Tell Us to Give Thanks When We Are Sorrowful?

host Adriel Sanchez aired November 24, 2022

Episode 1105 Show Notes 

From the Show

We can and do give thanks amidst our suffering. In our suffering, we can go to God with the burdens we carry and the pain that we feel and we can cry out. We can do this because he is the Heavenly Father who loves us.

Adriel Sanchez

Why Does the Bible Tell Us to Give Thanks When We Are Sorrowful?

Questions in this Episode

  1. What does thanksgiving to God look like when we are suffering?
  2. How can I lovingly engage family members who believe in conspiracy theories?
  3. How can I understand John 17:3 regarding the divinity of Jesus?
  4. Did God plan for Adam and Eve to fall?

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Adriel Sanchez

Adriel Sanchez is pastor of North Park Presbyterian Church, a congregation in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). In addition to his pastoral responsibilities, he also serves the broader church as a host on the Core Christianity radio program, a live, daily call-in talk show where he answers listeners' questions about the Bible and the Christian faith. He and his wife Ysabel live in San Diego with their five children.

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