If you've ever experienced loss or crippling grief, you'll know that finding your way to a place of peace can sometimes seem impossible. Today, our guest will show you how, with God's help, she overcame her broken heart, and replaced fear with forgiveness. Learn how to discover the healing act of letting go.
Many Christians view work as something other than how God sees it. Work is God’s gift to us. So why don't we see our daily work as significant? Why do we approach our job with drudgery rather than with joy? We'll dig into the Bible and examine what the Scriptures tell us about the blessings of work.
Since the abduction and murder of daughter Candace in 1984, Wilma Derksen has influenced victims, offenders and the community by telling her story. She's also had an impact by facilitating support group of survivors of homicide, organizing dialogues between victims and inmates in prison, conducting trainings, giving lectures, participating in panel discussions, presenting her insights to the justice system, and addressing victims' needs at restorative justice conferences throughout Canada and the United States.
James M. Hamilton Jr. (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is professor of biblical theology at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and preaching pastor at Kenwood Baptist Church. He is the author of God's Glory in Salvation through Judgment and the Revelation volume in the Preaching the Word commentary series.