How to Deal with Doubts about Your Faith
by Luke Bassett
When doubt hit me
As I grew up in the church, I thought I knew the bible well.
I stopped thinking critically about it and no longer asked many questions. Then, from friends and the internet, I started hearing questions I didn’t know how to answer like:
“If God is all good, why does he allow so much evil in the world?”
“Why does God allowed our loved ones to die?”
Initially, instead of seeking answers for the questions, I tried to “have faith” and pushed them to the back of my mind.
But that didn’t work.
Doubts left unanswered can cripple a Christian’s faith.
They must be dealt with.
What I’ve discovered is that there are two types of doubt: doubts of the mind and doubts of the heart.
Let me share what I’ve learned about how to deal with both…