Randy Hicks started marijuana when he was 8 years old. Soon later, he started cocaine. When he was in the military, he abused methamphetamine. He was dead by drug overdose.
He didn’t stop his drug.
One day, he had an experience of hell and encountered with Jesus. His life has been changed since that time. JESUS SAVES!
The Apostle Peter wrote more about suffering than any other author in the Bible, even more than Job, but Peter explained that it “is a gracious thing, when, mindful of God, one endures sorrows while suffering unjustly” (1st Pet 2:19), however instead of moaning or complaining about it, we should “rejoice insofar as you share Christ’s sufferings, that you may also rejoice and be glad when his glory is revealed” (1st Pet 4:12).
The Apostle Paul reminds us to “not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect” (Rom 12:2),