We have a choice: overprotect and stifle our children, or trust them and let them grow.
- What is your understanding of God’s role in the pain and suffering you have experienced in life?
- How would life be different if Adam and Eve had not been given the opportunity to make choices in the Garden of Eden?
- If you were God, what would you have done differently?
Write out what you believe about God’s role in the pain and suffering people experience. As you do so, think about physical pain, emotional or psychological pain, relational pain, and spiritual pain. Share your thoughts with someone.