‘Encouragement’ isn’t usually the first word that comes to mind when we think about God’s discipline, but that is how the writer of Hebrews describes it. Our Heavenly Father uses suffering to discipline His children, and uses it to shape us a little bit more into the image of His glorious Son.
About Tim Chester
Tim Chester is a pastor with Grace Church, Boroughbridge, a faculty member of Crosslands Training and the author of over 40 books. He has written on a wide variety of subjects, and cares deeply about making the link between theology and practice clear to his readers. He is also Chairman of the Trustees for Keswick Ministries.