5 Idols Revealed through Hardship

Author:
Mark Vroegop
Date:
September 7, 2022
Type:

Hardship is bound to hit us all. For people who follow Jesus, there are things that hardship can reveal about us that is helpful for life. While it can be difficult to see this while in the middle of suffering, Mark Vroegop highlights some of the more common things revealed in western culture.

"While there’s nothing wrong with rejoicing in God’s blessing, the true test happens when the looming clouds of hardship roll in. That’s when our theology, our faith, and our perseverance matter."

Source: https://www.crossway.org/articles/5-idols-revealed-through-hardship/

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