What do Christians think about suffering?
Where is God in the middle of pain and suffering?
How can a good God allow bad things to happen?
If God is all-powerful, why doesn't He just 'fix' everything and make the world a perfect place?
These questions are perhaps the deepest and most challenging questions anyone could ask. Explore a little of what Christians believe about God and suffering by watching the films on this page.
Spotlight: How can a good God allow suffering?
What do Christians think about the subject of human suffering?
Beth's Story: Why is there suffering?
Beth tackles the question of why there is suffering in the world.
Gavin's Story: God in the midst of pain
Where is God when everything seems to be going badly wrong? Gavin explains how God is close even in the tough times.
Phil's Story: Finding a Father
Phil shares his story of finding God in the grief of losing his father.
Has God left us on our own?
Where is God in the dark and difficult places? Has He left us on our own to deal with life's problems by ourselves? Rachel shares what she believes.
The God who gets involved
Can God be all loving and all powerful while there is suffering in the world? Lois shares her thoughts on this big question.