How do Christians endure pain?

What does God say about pain and suffering?

Revelation 21:4

He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away. This passage of scripture is often used at funerals because of the hope it provides to all believers.

What is God’s purpose for pain?

Because Christ willingly bore that pain, believers have the benefit of forgiveness and eternal salvation, which is God’s purpose behind Christ’s pain. John 9:1-3 and 11:1-4 record Christ’s testimony that suffering can come to us so that God might ultimately be glorified.

What does Bible say about physical pain?

John 14:27 – God provides peace

Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid. Sometimes an unexpected pain or illness may frighten you. Accept God’s gift of peace, and let it create a calm spirit within you.

What does the Bible say about overcoming hurt?

Psalm 34:18 The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. Jeremiah 17:14 Heal me, Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise. Matthew 7:7-8 Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.

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What does the Bible say about healing pain?

“Heal me, Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise.” “And the people all tried to touch him, because power was coming from him and healing them all.” “‘But I will restore you to health and heal your wounds,’ declares the Lord.”

Why do we go through pain?

When your body is injured in some way or something else is wrong, your nerves (cells that help your body send and receive information) send millions of messages to your brain about what’s going on. Your brain then makes you feel pain.

How do you find your pain purpose?

Searching For Meaning In Your Pain

  1. Cause you to reflect and make new life choices.
  2. Deepen your compassion and empathy for others.
  3. Awaken gratitude and appreciation for what you have.
  4. Move you to take action and confront injustice.
  5. Inspire you to seek out healthier habits and relationships.

Does pain serve a purpose?

Pain serves an important purpose by alerting you to injuries such as a sprained ankle or burned hand. Chronic pain, however, is often more complex. People often think of pain as a purely physical sensation. However, pain has biological, psychological and emotional factors.

What does the Bible say about being too comfortable?

Jesus spoke often about the importance of our discomfort. In the Beatitudes He called people “Blessed” who are grieving, hungry or poor in spirit, or suffering persecution for His sake. (Matthew 5:1-12 ) You’re not going to be “hungry for righteousness sake” if you’re too comfortable.

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Where is God when it hurt?

Where is God when it hurts? He is in us—not in the things that hurt—helping to transform bad into good. We can safely say that God can bring good out of evil; we cannot say that God brings about the evil in hopes of producing good.”