Suffering & Death: Life’s two Guarantees

suffering

Calamity happens to both the righteous and the unrighteous. Often it does no good to try to figure out why bad things are happening, they simply do — life always ends in death, the journey to the grave requires suffering. The best thing to do at times is to sit in silence and just be with the one who’s hurting. We all must hurt but no one need hurt alone — Grief is one of the rhythms that we share at Meta

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About Dennis Arve Wilkinson

Happily married, blessed with four children, thrilled to have started Meta Communities in 2011. Born in Calgary, raised in Winnipeg, undergraduate education in Wisconsin (NIU) & Seminary education in Minnesota (CBTS). During my time in the Midwest I gained about a dozen years of pastoral experience. It has been my privilege to travel to many parts of the globe and divine providence has smiled on me by allowing me to be mentored by several men of great character over the course of my life time. I am a follower of Jesus - though not without struggle. I am committed to joining God in the restoration of all things by telling, showing, and welcoming people into the good news of God's story. God's story of redemption in Jesus is the best story the human has -- I am letting the better story shape my life and helping others do the same.

Posted on May 30, 2013, in Wrestling with Whatever and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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