Is God in Control?

When pain, suffering, and natural disasters occur, how can we know that God is really in control? Is He really sovereign over all things, including evil?

  • The Sovereignty of God: 1996 National Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    Who’s in charge, man or God? From the beginning, people have wrongly answered life’s crucial question. Homo mensura, we have proudly declared. Man, not God, is the measure of all things. The Bible disagrees. According to the Scriptures, God is in charge of every aspect of His creation. Ligonier Ministries’ 1996 National Conference, “The Sovereignty of God,” explores God’s absolute and benevolent rule and how to apply it to your world. Eric Alexander, Jerry Bridges, W. Robert Godfrey, D. James Kennedy, Al Martin, and R.C. Sproul probe the doctrine of God’s sovereignty — and our responsibility to Him who upholds … View Resource

  • The Sovereignty of God: 1996 National Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    Who’s in charge, man or God? From the beginning, people have wrongly answered life’s crucial question. Homo mensura, we have proudly declared. Man, not God, is the measure of all things. The Bible disagrees. According to the Scriptures, God is in charge of every aspect of His creation. Ligonier Ministries’ 1996 National Conference, “The Sovereignty of God,” explores God’s absolute and benevolent rule and how to apply it to your world. Eric Alexander, Jerry Bridges, W. Robert Godfrey, D. James Kennedy, Al Martin, and R.C. Sproul probe the doctrine of God’s sovereignty — and our responsibility to Him who upholds … View Resource

  • The Invisible Hand: 2004 Seattle Conference Conference with Various Teachers

    When things are going well in our lives, it is easy for us to affirm the goodness of God. However, tragedies often cause us to wonder if God has forgotten us. In this series of lectures from Ligonier Ministries’ 2004 conference in Seattle, Washington, Drs. R.C. Sproul and Derek Thomas discuss the biblical doctrine of God’s providence. With pastoral insight and a deep concern for scriptural fidelity, they remind us that God is in control of all things — good or bad — and call us to trust in Him no matter what the circumstance. View Resource