He had hemorrhoids so bad he couldn’t sit down at times.
He had kidney stones that caused him terrible pain.
The cure in his day for kidney stones was to vigorously ride a horse…
He is believed to have had some parasite from poor food and squalid conditions from when he was in college that causes constant stomach troubles.
Tuberculosis finally took him out.
A life long of misery then would be a few days treatment today.
The treatments and cures for those ailments had to be in the mind of a sovereign, omniscient, God even then, but for some reason He withheld them.
That which was incurable and deadly then is easily treated now.
Last Friday, I solemnized a marriage for a young couple.
Monday, the new groom visited a doctor in another city.
Today, he is home in hospice care.
I have friends and family members struggling to cope with the ravages of ALS, of the mysteries of mental illness, cancer, and a host of other afflictions.
The treatments and cures for these have to be in the mind of our sovereign, omniscient God, and should He tarry they will be revealed in time.
Tell us now, Lord.
Please…tell us now.
Make your own application…