Pastor sums up our series on "Evil + The Goodness of God" and shares how the Gospel of the RESURRECTION is the best good news we can hear!
Resurrection Sunday, 2013
Pastor Heath shares on the advancment of the kingdom, even in the most evil places.
"...on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell will not overcome it." ~ Matthew 16:18
Church Planter and Missionary, Dinesh Chand, with Forefront Mission, shared his story with Grace Church. God is actively building the church in some of the darkest places in northern India.
Evil is an intruder into God's good world. It is not, therefore, to be exhaustively understood, but rather it is to be entirely resisted.
Pastor Heath shares on how Christ delivers us from "the evil without" and "the evil within" and how to join in the resistence against evil.
The classic argument: If God is both good and sovereign why is there suffering and evil? Either God is good and not sovereign or he is sovereign and not good. Either way, the argument goes, the God of the Bible cannot exist.
Pastor Heath has come to believe that we are not reduced to such dire alternatives…
What happens when we look to the cross asking the question, "Why do bad things happen?" What answer do we come up with?
A short reflection on dealing with doubt and how our skepticism can actually lead to worship and wonder.