Your whys have made you wise. (Lysa Terkeurst. author)

Why me? Why now? We often ask these questions when difficulties face in our otherwise peaceful lives. Terkeurst makes it clear that such questions can be very helpful to explain and learn from life’s hard situations. But, not having answers to the whys can make life even more difficult. That’s where faith is essential—not in our knowledge but in God’s perfect plan.

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future (Jeremiah 29:11).