May 23, 2019 The Precious Furnace of Affliction Article by Vaneetha Rendall Risner Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver; I have tried you in the furnace of affliction. (Isaiah 48:10) Ten years ago, the furnace of affliction burned hotter than normal. Suddenly a single parent, my life became a waking nightmare. I … Continue reading The Furnace of Affliction
It puzzles me; but, Lord, Thou understandest, And wilt one day explain the crooked thing. Meanwhile, I know that it has worked out Thy best - Its very crookedness taught me to cling. Thou has fenced up my ways, made my paths crooked, To keep my wand'ring eyes fixed on Thee. To make me what … Continue reading It Puzzles Me!