ANSWER TO QUESTION 129 3/28/21

129. Can the believer, still object to the ills, troubles and sorrows common to man, yet expect to find contentment, fulfillment, and joy in this present life?

ANS: The believer, though beset by the ills, troubles and sorrows characteristic of this present life, is to find contentment, fulfillment, and joy in God.

SEE: Rom 3:5-8; Rom 14:17; Gal 5:22-23; 1 Tim 6:17; Ps 103:1-5; Eccl 9:7-10; 3:17-19; Matt 5:10-13; 43-48; 13:21; Mark 10 30; John 3:3, 5; 15:20; Acts 8:1-4; Rom 5:3-4; 14:17; 2 Cor 4:17-18; 12:10; Eph 3:13; 6:10-18; Phil 3:20-21; 2 Thess 1:4; 1 Tim 1:18-19; 2:1-2; 2 Tim 3:11-12