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Tragedy

Perspective is everything when tragedy strikes. When we search for meaning in these devastating moments, God often gives us peace that the world could never give. 

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Bible Teachings on Tragedy

Bible verses about death, death of a loved one, death of a child, and God's promises for us about death and grief.

How long do we get to mourn? Depends on who you ask.

What does God promise his people? Relief from all troubles in the next world, relief from some troubles in this life.

The Bible has a lot to say about strength. These Bible verses on strength represent the many aspects of strength available to us and highlight where...

Questions about Tragedy

How do you respond to the miracle that never happened — when someone or something is ripped away from you? 

It is important to understand that accepting things is not the same thing as being resigned to them. You must accept suffering without becoming...

Some Christians expect a “sitcom” life—things are happy, a problem presents itself, you pray, and within 30 minutes the problem is solved.

More than simple curiosity lies behind man’s attempt to perceive the future. Practical business requires forecasts, and an understanding of what...

Do you feel overwhelmed by grief and sorrow? Perhaps a loved one has died ... or your spouse has left you ... or you are dealing with the trauma of...

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Devotions about Tragedy

As you lift your head like Jeremiah and look up, you will see the triumph of Christ on the horizon. God will take the damage you have suffered and...

Although the storm caused a power outage, we didn’t panic because we had prepared in advance. The same can be true about life and death. If we...

When we are going through a tough time, we must remember that this is just one tiny piece of our puzzle, without it we would not be complete.

God's lamp shone brighter and brighter into the depths of my heart until I finally looked at the misdirected resentment I felt toward him for my...

Volunteering as a chaplain at Ground Zero after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001 ripped Bob Ossler out of a comfortable world...

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Videos about Tragedy

When a couple discovered their son was a serial arsonist, they turned him in. But a new storm was coming as their friends and clients abandoned them...

Isaac was captured and forced to join the Lord's Resistance Army as a child solder. After witnessing endless horror, he knew he had to escape or die...

Shark Tank winners Rick and Melissa Hinnant talk about how they started their $7 million business after the sudden loss of their baby.

Terri Blackstock discusses her 30-year career and her latest Christian thriller, If I'm Found, which showcases how Post Traumatic Stress Disorder...

Author Wendy Baisley Roache discusses how she turned to Christ and started over after she and her daughter experienced unimaginable family trauma.

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Articles on Tragedy

Christian music artist Ellie Holcomb shares how her father's cancer diagnosis inspired her new album, Red Sea Road.

The part of our hearts that loves life and loves people is the same part that screams when broken.

Nine years after her husband's tragic death, author Mishael Porembski is not only sharing her story in a new book but has also developed a...

Yes, judgment may be coming. But revival also may come as well.

The Bible makes it clear that the loss of innocent life demands a response and that, in the case of premeditated murder, that response is lawful...

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