Within the pages of this book are the lessons and insights learned from difficult journeys through pain. When you read, you will discover you are not alone. You will find perspective that will infuse you with hope. You will be bombarded with biblical truths that will help you remember God is in control. You will be equipped with spiritual exercises. You will leave anger and bitterness in your wake. The goal of the book is two part: (one) to provide safe passage through the valleys of your life and (two) to secure a meaningful realization of your dependent relationship with God. This is a unique book. As you read this book, God will use it to meet you at the point of your need. Section 1 is an Allegory. It helps the reader recognize God's design for life as being eternal. Once this realization is embraced, the difficulties of this life fall into proper perspective. Section 2 is a series of Bible Studies that deal with the bonds you have with God when you are traveling through difficulties. Each of the eight chapters use scripture passages to bring revolutionary insight. Old Testament characters are employed to bring understanding to truths that transform your perspective. For example, Noah helps you understand trust. Joseph deals with contentment. If you are presently experiencing pain in your life, begin reading from Section 2. Section 3 is Short Stories that provide truth in an engaging literary form. Within a few pages you are provided with an inspiring and enlightening experience.