When our prayers go unanswered and our dire circumstances don’t seem to change, we still need to trust God’s timing. In fact, once we rest in His sovereign plan, our churning turns to rejoicing. Listen as our study called No Simple Answers continues on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
No Simple AnswersHave you ever asked God why there is suffering and injustice in the world? The Old Testament prophet Habakkuk did just that. Living some 600 years before the birth of Christ, Habakkuk looked on the evil and disobedience of Israel and asked God two questions that many still ask today: why does God tolerate evil and how long will it continue unpunished? God’s answer to Habakkuk shocked the prophet, but Habakkuk responded with awe and wonder in the face of the all-powerful and all-knowing God. In this series from the Book of Habakkuk, Alistair Begg reminds us that these verses, like all of the Bible, are beneficial to us. As we face our own difficult questions about the evil, chaos, disease, and sin in the world around us, the book of Habakkuk teaches us that the ways of God are not simple. He is still powerfully in control, and while we might not understand His answers, He always acts to accomplish His eternal and perfect purposes.
The Gospel of Mark describes a time when Jesus, tired and hungry, came upon a barren fig tree. Unable to find fruit, He cursed the tree and it withered. This reaction seems out of character, doesn’t it? Discover the answer on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! More
On Truth For Life, Alistair Begg continues our study in the book of Ephesians where he examines the evidences of saving faith. As we reflect on the present, and look to the future, be listening to hear the evidence of a continued and assured union in Jesus. More