Does my suffering have a purpose?

Suffering is common to the human experience. There is no escaping hardship, pain, and grief. The inevitability of suffering has done little, however, to diminish the shock many feel when pain arrives at our doorstep. Additionally, attempts to understand God's role in allowing suffering has perplexed humanity over the ages.

Drawing from Scripture and his ministry experience, Pastor Bryn MacPhail asserts that all of our pain and suffering has been carefully measured out by a loving, all-wise, God who has our ultimate good and His glory in view. While we do not court suffering, nor cherish its arrival, Pastor MacPhail insists that pain is one of the primary tools God uses to conform His people to the image of His Son.

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Where To Buy In *The Bahamas

Kingdom Life Church Bookstore
25 Chesapeake Road | Nassau, Bahamas | (242) 393-8262 |
Tuesday - Friday, 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

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Harbour Bay Shopping Centre | Nassau, Bahamas | (242) 394-7040 |
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*We are pleased to donate 50% of the local sale proceeds to the Camp Bahamas Scholarship Fund of St. Andrew's Kirk.

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What Our Readers Are Saying

"Bryn's experiences and wisdom offer insights both strengthening and comforting,
a needed balm for the challenges of daily life."

- Rev. Dr. David Swanson, Sr. Pastor, First Presbyterian Church of Orlando

"Sound, practical Biblical insights that will comfort, assure,
and enable the reader to press on."

- Sandee Macgregor, Author of
A Devotional For Mothers And Sons: Walking In Wisdom Through Proverbs

"This book strengthened my trust in God, when I had started to doubt him."
- Sasha F.

About The Author

Bryn MacPhail was born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. He has served as the senior pastor of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Kirk in downtown Nassau, Bahamas since 2010. Having completed his MTS at Tyndale Seminary and his MDIV at the University of Toronto (Knox College), Bryn was called to a two-point charge, pastoring Fraser Presbyterian Church (Tottenham, ON) and St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church (Beeton, ON) between 1998 and 2002. Bryn served as the senior pastor of St. Giles Kingsway Presbyterian Church (Toronto, ON) between 2002 and 2010. Bryn is married to Allie, and they have a daughter, Anya.