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As silver refined : answers to life's disappointments

Author: Kay Arthur
Publisher: Colorado Springs : WaterBrook Press, 2011, ©2007.
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"What can you do when life doesn't turn out like you planned? How do you respond when your husband or wife tramples your emotions? When your boss fires you unexpectedly? When you lose your life's savings? When the child you've loved and prayed for turns his back on you and your values? When disappointments like these smash their way into your life, you may want to scream, 'How could God let this happen?'. But what  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kay Arthur
ISBN: 9781400073481 1400073480
OCLC Number: 150363025
Notes: "Includes a 13-week companion bible study"--Cover.
Description: viii, 356 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The refiner and his fire --
When you feel you're a failure : resisting the spiral of defeat --
God's training in disguise : understanding disappointment --
Present failures, past regrets : two dangerous disappointments --
Facing the stress : God's provision in our pressure --
Transformed under his control : the gift of meekness --
Strength in the face of stresses : meekness in action --
Facing the pain : the safety of his sovreignty --
Peace amid pain : profiles of trust in God's sovereignty --
A truth to buy : deeper discoveries in God's sovereignty --
Strong and courageous : learning victory over discouragement --
A call to courage : learning endurance ... in good company --
Where courage shows the most : secrets of everyday endurance --
Turn to the joy of the Lord : learning victory over dejection --
A message of hope : learning victory over despair --
Always in triumph : out from the lowest pit --
A fire of reminder --
Study guide.
Responsibility: Kay Arthur.

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In this eye-opening book, Arthur guides readers to biblical truths that will help them embrace disappointment as the cleansing fire God uses to make believers a reflection of His goodness.  Read more...

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