Who doesn’t need encouragement from time to time? Who hasn’t faced hard times and difficult situations? There are times when we have a hard time just bouncing back from the storms of this life. Imagine being caught in storm after storm, waves continuously hitting you from both the front and the back. You have already swallowed your fill of sea water and soon as you can catch half a breath a Tsunami comes and threatens to just overtake you.
Suffering is a fundamental and non-optional part of Christianity and we do not get to pick and choose the types of suffering that will show up on our door step. Yet, there is help for our struggle and relief in times of trouble … God is it.
God doesn’t send the troubles our way, yet he uses them to draw us closer to him. The book Fully Persuaded: 30 Days of Encouragement in Times of Trouble, simply put encourages readers to get up, put back on the whole armor of God and keep fighting the good fight of faith. It encourages readers to reach deeper and know that Greater is He that is in us, that he that is in the world. It’s all about getting your fight back after you’ve been knocked down!