Broken – Week 4


Broken
4 – God’s Power in Suffering
10/5/16 (HS)

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“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”  John 16:33

“Then Job answered the Lord and said, “I know that you can do all things; no plan of yours can be thwarted. You asked, ‘Who is this that obscures my counsel without knowledge?’ Surely I spoke of things I did not understand, things too wonderful for me to know. “You said, ‘Listen now, and I will speak; I will question you, and you shall answer me.’ My ears had heard of you but now my eyes have seen you.Read the rest

Broken – Week 3


Broken
3 – God’s Purpose in Suffering
9/28/16 (HS)

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“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”  John 16:33

God has a purpose.

“God is mighty, but does not despise men. He is mighty, and firm in his purpose.” Job 36:5

God’s purpose is sometimes different.

“Listen! Listen to the roar of his voice, to the rumbling that comes from his mouth. He unleashes his lightning beneath the whole heaven and sends it to the ends of the earth.Read the rest

Broken – Week 2


Broken
2 – God’s Sufficiency in Suffering
9/21/16 (HS)

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“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33

“The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away may the name of the Lord be praised”              Job 1:21

“After this, Job opened his mouth and cursed the day of his birth. He said: “May the day of my birth perish, and the night it was said, ‘A boy is born!’ That day—may it turn to darkness; may God above not care about it; may no light shine upon it.Read the rest

Broken – Week 1


Broken
1 – God’s Sovereignty Over Suffering
9/14/16 (HS)

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“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”  John 16:33

“In the land of Uz there lived a man whose name was Job. This man was blameless and upright; he feared God and shunned evil. He had seven sons and three daughters, and he owned seven thousand sheep, three thousand camels, five hundred yoke of oxen and five hundred donkeys, and had a large number of servants. He was the greatest man among all the people of the East.Read the rest