If you’re going through one of the darkest or most confusing times in your life – or walking alongside someone else who is – this study is for you.

The World’s Biggest Small Group is wrestling with suffering we don’t understand and how it intersects with God’s Word. You’ll hear stories from Christian artists and personalities like Joni Eareckson Tada, Casting Crowns, Lauren Daigle, and more. They’ve gone through hard times or walked with loved ones through suffering, but have seen hope in the midst of it.

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Joni Earekson Tada Introduces the Beyond Suffering Series

If you're going through one of the darkest or most confusing times in your life - or walking alongsi

Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?

Read (from the New Living Translation) As Jesus was walking along, he saw a man who had been blind

The Most Powerful Way to Respond to Suffering

Read (from the New Living Translation) 20 Job stood up and tore his robe in grief. Then he shaved h

How Did Joy Overcome Her Struggle with Depression?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 1As the deer longs for streams of water, so I long for you,

Where Was God When Britt Nicole’s Parents Got Divorced?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 20Then David continued, “Be strong and courageous, and do

Where Was Peace on the Worst Days of Bekah’s Life?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 1 I look up to the mountains— does my help come from ther

Why I Hate Asking for Prayer… And Why It’s Time to Change That.

Read (from the New Living Translation) 30Dear brothers and sisters, I urge you in the name of our L

A Powerful Story About God’s Comfort in the Midst of Pain

Read (from the New Living Translation) 8 Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord will persona

Can You Trust God Even When Your Heart Breaks?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 5Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on yo

The God You Know in the Good Times

Read (from the New Living Translation) 5Why am I discouraged? Why is my heart so sad? I will put

How Suffering Can Reveal Who You Really Are

Read (from the New Living Translation) 1In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was wi

What If I Can’t Find Something Good in My Suffering?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 11Yet God has made everything beautiful for its own time. He

What If I Feel Like God Has Forgotten Me?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 1 O Lord, how long will you forget me? Forever? How long wi

God Sees You

Read (from the New Living Translation) 43 A woman in the crowd had suffered for twelve years with c

How to Stop Worrying When It’s Making Life Miserable

Read (from the New Living Translation) 6 Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everythi

How Did Joni Make Sense of Her Faith After a Life Altering Injury?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 15 This High Priest of ours understands our weaknesses, for

Why Was This Season of Suffering a Gift for Lauren Daigle?

Read (from the New Living Translation) 9 We can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps.

Getting to the Root of Anxiety

Read (from the New Living Translation) 27 “I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart

This is the Hard Reminder Every Christ-Follower Needs to Hear

Read (from the New Living Translation) 37 “If you love your father or mother more than you love m

How to Prepare for the Battle in Your Mind

Read (from the New Living Translation) 10 A final word: Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty pow

How to Stay Peaceful Throughout Life

Read (from the New Living Translation) 1“I am the true grapevine, and my Father is the gardener.

“No Pain, No Gain.”

Read (from the New Living Translation) 2 Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles of any kind come

When You Feel Overwhelmed

Read (from the New Living Translation) 12 O our God, won’t you stop them? We are powerless agains

One Lie You Need to Stop Telling When You’re Suffering

Read (from the New Living Translation) 24 Let us think of ways to motivate one another to acts of l

Remember God is the Ultimate Chain Breaker

Read (from the New Living Translation) 13“Lord, help!” they cried in their trouble, and he sav

8 Songs that Will Help You in the Middle of Suffering

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