August 3, 2016We won’t all, in this life, meet someone whose story will suddenly shed light on God’s purpose in our loved one’s suffering or death. But I think most of us will have that very experience one day on the New Earth.
Embracing the Holy Tension Between God’s Sovereignty and Human Choice: An Interview with Randy Alcorn About His Book hand in Hand
September 23, 2015This was originally posted on interviewer Trevin Wax’s blog (part one and part two).
May 20, 2015Early this year, our friend Rakel Thurman shared a great message on God’s sovereignty at our church’s Bible study for women. I encourage you to listen to this message from a woman who loves Jesus, has experienced deep suffering, and has learned what it means to rest in God’s sovereignty.
April 13, 2015Most proposed solutions to the problem of evil and suffering have been around for a long time, but Open Theism is more recent.
March 9, 2015Charles Simeon (1758–1836) reinvigorated the English church with his emphasis on the primacy of Scripture and the necessity of practical application.
December 1, 2014I once spoke to eighty college students about a sensitive theological question: “Can true Christians lose their salvation?”
November 17, 2014Believing in God’s sovereignty is immensely practical because if I view my life as random and in the hands of evil people or demons, then they can ruin my life.
God’s Sovereignty and Meaningful Human Choice: Why Is This Tough and Controversial Issue Worth Studying and Discussing?
November 11, 2014What good can come from studying the mysterious and often upsetting subject of God’s sovereignty and human free will? I believe one compelling reason to study them is to better understand what we cannot fully understand.
November 7, 2014Prayerful examination of the deep questions of God’s sovereignty and our choices ought to humble us, especially when it seems mysterious and we can’t see how everything fits together.
October 30, 2014In October 2014, Randy Alcorn was interviewed by Susie Larson on Live the Promise of the subject of God's sovereignty and our free will. For more information, check out Randy's book hand in Hand. In this clip, Randy talks about how he personally came to a Calvinist point of view.