It seems that no matter how much we try, we cannot keep bad things from happening. Is there a rhyme or reason to the problems we face? Faced with illness, persecution, terror, and grief, sometimes it’s hard to trust in the goodness of God. The Bible does have an answer, though, to this perennial human problem. From James 5:7-12, Ed Young shares God’s desire to develop mature patience in us through the pain and suffering of life.