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Is God in Control?

Original Date: 
Sunday, July 15, 2012

Habakkuk 3:1-15 When Life Doesn’t Make Sense: Is God in Control?

He’s Doing the Best He Can
When Rabbi Harold Kushner’s son Aaron was about three, his mom and dad started to realize something was wrong. Aaron just wasn’t thriving. He moved slowly. His hair was falling out. He was in a lot of pain.

Is God Fair?

Original Date: 
Sunday, July 8, 2012

Habakkuk 1:12-2:5 When Life Doesn’t Makes Sense: Is God Fair?

DeMotivators
There’s this company called Successories that sells motivational posters. You’re probably familiar with their work. They’re the company that sells posters like this: a picture of a rowing team over a slogan that reads: “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishment toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.”

Is God Listening?

Original Date: 
Sunday, July 1, 2012

Habakkuk 1:1-11 When Life Doesn’t Make Sense: Is God Listening?

Night
Elie Wiesel experienced the death camps of Birkenau and Auschwitz as a young boy. His memoir, Night, is one of the most respected and renowned pieces of literature concerning the Jewish Holocaust. It is also a devastating story of crushed faith and spiritual darkness.