Paradise can be purgatory when there is pain.
My future God drives for the benefit of others
The malevolence of humans can not out manouver the goodwill of God.
Suffering is God using the temporal to prepare me for the eternal.
Suffering is God's perfect interest in my eternal well being, above my own interest in my temporal well being.
The servant may see failure but God sees fashioning.
"... with the Lord my God there is no injustice, or partiality or bribery." 2 Chron 19:7
When I am down to nothing, God is up to something. (Author unknown)
Eternal satisfaction is only tasted when temporal satisfaction is stripped away.
The purpose of pain is to promote prayer, not prevent it.
Prayer is the processor of pain.
Mercy is a provision in misery.
It is a spiritually strong position to be humanly unacceptable.
Jesus is far more interested in my sin removal than my success acquisition.
Jesus wants me to breathe Eternity when I want to breathe Earth.
In the search for Jesus there will always be clear evidenceof His activity that will lead you to Him.
Suffering: God's sentinel for my soul.
Suffering: God's ordained self release strategy.
Suffering: God's eternal attention gaining mechanism.
My suffering is not permanent but my Father's love is.
My Father pens my pain. He catalogues my cares. Ps 56:8