I am someone who knows deep human suffering and having no-one who cares.
I have always thought about it a lot. I still do, even though I am a Christian and know much good happens in the world too.
But, as a Christian, God doesn’t need help with the good, He wants some people to step up and help those suffering, who need help.
Yes, God doesn’t want us to be sad and wants us to have joy in our lives, which I do with my family, my husband and children, and my friends.
But, do I need more joy than that? Is it wrong to also spend a lot of time concerned and thinking about sin, suffering and focus on this too. I don’t want exercise, or craft, or cleaning to become my idols, I want to focus on what I believe are my purposes in life, my family and helping others. Continue reading