If there is a loving God, then why is it that a€¦ ?Youa€™ve heard that question, perhaps asked it yourself. No matter how you complete it, at its root lies the issue of pain.Does God order our suffering? Does he decree an abusive childhood, orchestrate a jet crash, steer a tornado through a community? Or did he simply wind up the worlda€™s mainspring and now is watching from a distance?In this Gold Medallion Awarda€“winning book, Philip Yancey reveals a God who is neither capricious nor unconcerned. Using examples from the Bible and from his own experiences, Yancey looks at paina€”physical, emotional, and spirituala€”and helps us understand why we suffer. Where Is God When It Hurts? will speak to those for whom life sometimes just doesna€™t make sense. And it will help equip anyone who wants to reach out to someone in pain but just doesna€™t know what to say.