Ling Chai's A Heart for Freedom: The Remarkable Journey of a Young PDF

By Ling Chai

ISBN-10: 1414364857

ISBN-13: 9781414364858

The dramatic and engaging tale of Chai Ling, commander-in-chief of the coed protesters at Tiananmen sq. and witness to the bloodbath of millions of chinese language civilians. Risking imprisonment and attainable demise for her management function within the scholar democracy move, she was once at the run in China for ten months whereas being hunted by way of the professionals. She ultimately escaped to the united states, accomplished her schooling at Princeton and Harvard, came across real love, and have become a hugely profitable entrepreneur. yet her determined quest for freedom, goal, and peace—which she had sought in flip via educational success, romantic love, political activism, and profession luck ;was by no means happy till she had an unforeseen come across with a previously forbidden religion. Her newfound ardour for God ended in her lifes maximum challenge: struggling with for the lives and rights of younger ladies in China.

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Maybe it will help to see first what comfort is not. Comfort is not a “pep talk” urging you to hang in there, to tough it out, or to hold it together. Comfort is not an attempt to explain why bad things happen to people. Comfort is not a bunch of positive words about God being in control and everything being okay. All of these things may be good and useful in time, but they do not fill our primary need for comfort. People comfort us primarily by feeling our hurt and sorrowing with us. Jesus illustrated the ministry of comfort when His friend Lazarus died (see John 11).

His response is especially interesting in light of what He did next: raise Lazarus from the dead (see vv. 38–44). Why didn’t Jesus simply tell the grieving Mary and Martha, “No need to cry, My friends, because in a few minutes Lazarus will be alive again”? Because at that moment they needed someone to identify with their hurt. Jesus met Mary’s and Martha’s need for comfort by sharing in their sorrow and tears. Later He performed the miracle that turned their sorrow to joy. We receive comfort when we know we are not suffering alone.

You may experience a wide range of feelings about your conflicts. You may feel sad, depressed, hopeless, abandoned, frightened, and even angry. You may cry about what is happening. You may feel emotionally drained. Or you may get angry at the situation, at your parents or friends, or even at God for allowing it to happen. It is important to understand that all these feelings are normal and natural. It is the way God wired you. Your emotions are a built-in release valve to help you handle the inner pain.

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