If my life is broken when given to Jesus, it is because pieces will feed a multitude, while a loaf will satisfy only a little lad.
For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
If the hammer and nail could talk, their conversation might sound a little like this...
God does not promise us a life without suffering, but He does promise to go through it with us.
Life is hard. Period. Life is full of suffering, but it is also full of joy.