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When Life Is Hard…

by: Terry Okken

Listen to this sermon from August 2019 as Terry, one of the pastors at McKernan Baptist in Edmonton, Alberta, uses the story of his second diagnosis…

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Why Suffering?

by: Joanna Clark

Suffering is very real and very personal, and since that conversation with my aunt I am always hesitant to address it briefly.

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Why Suffering

by: Vince Vitale

Suffering is very real and very personal, and since that conversation with my aunt I am always hesitant to address it briefly.

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Shepherding the Suffering

by: Joanna Clark

Perhaps when it comes to Christian leadership, God is after something simpler, more relational. Suffering also reminds us of our common humanity.

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Shepherding the Suffering

by: Wayne Stapleton

Pastoring a community has enabled me the great privilege of being with people in their most profound moments of suffering.

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Talking about Suffering This Month

by: Joanna Clark

Throughout September, we will be providing you with articles, videos, and other resources to help you minister in the midst of and to those who are…

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Continuing our June Focus on Shepherding

by: Joanna Clark

One of the most important pursuits for pastors, and pretty much everybody, is to value the ministry of shepherding, of caring for souls, of being fully…

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The Preacher as Shepherd

by: Kerry Bender

As a boy growing up on a farm in North Dakota, I remember standing next to my father as he would call to our herd of beef cattle; it was a long…

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