No one endures the life-altering and exceedingly uncomfortable call to follow Christ because of something they read in a Hallmark card.
Death of Christ
Because he loves you, God will not give you everything you want. Only everything you need.
Child sacrifice? In a holy book? What should we make of this story?
Chronic pain is a constant reminder that my life—and my body—is not my own. It has been bought with a price.