When bad things happen in our world, we have a bad habit of calling it an "Act of God." It presumes that all bad things are done by God; a notion that is the opposite of what God's word teaches. So what is God's role in this and every crisis? He is the giver of all good things!
We all love NEW but don't you hate how quickly new turns into old. If you want something to stay new, you have to constantly renew it. The same is true inside - God is at work in His people bringing daily renewal.
Difficult circumstances do not steal our peace...they only reveal that nature of or peace. If you experience a loss of peace when things go wrong, you may be settling for situational peace instead of divine peace. Peaceful circumstances make peace seem easy, here's how to experience divine peace when circumstances are unpeaceful.