Kids Talk About God

Why Does God Allow Bad Things to Happen to People?

Why does God allow bad things to happen to people? Read how some children responded and what the Bible teaches us about how God uses adversity and evil for good in the lives of believers. (Romans 8:28; Genesis 50:20; Genesis 37)

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Why Do Bad Things Happen To People?

“God allows bad things so we can be different,” says Matthew, age 9. Matthew, aren’t there better ways of being different? “Some of the people are bad, and some are good,” says Grant, 8. Bad stuff happens to good and bad people, but an extraordinary amount of bad comes to those who reap the consequences […]

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