It is What It Is (Discovering the true character of God…because He is not a car-wrecking, cancer causing Creator, but a loving, life giving Lord!) part 14

“Everything happens for a reason.”  I have well meaning Christians repeat this popular Christian phrase after some tragedy occurs.  I truly believe Christians share this with each other in order to make themselves feel better about things they may not fully understand.   While I certainly agree with this statement, it must be qualified!  Yes…

It is What It Is (Discovering the true character of God…because He is not a car-wrecking, cancer causing Creator, but a loving, life giving Lord!) part 11

Over the last few weeks we began to discuss “11 Charactersistic Concerning the Character of God”: 1. You can’t create God in your own image (Rom. 1:25). 2. Heaven Yes…Hell no! From there we gave you “3 Hell Happenings”: Hell was not originally created for man (Matt. 25:41). God will respect your will all the way to…

It is What It Is (Discovering the true character of God…because He is not a car-wrecking, cancer causing Creator, but a loving, life giving Lord!) part 9

A few years back there was a horrific shooting at Virginia Tech University.  Some mad man went on a rampage and killed many students.  It was another horrible national tragedy.  Of course, the national media was covering this calamity night and day.  Well meaning Christian students came out one after another and said things like,…

It is What It Is (Discovering the true character of God…because He is not a car-wrecking, cancer causing Creator, but a loving, life giving Lord!) part 8

Over the past few weeks we have been sharing our key Scripture, Hebrews 11:6 says, “But without faith it is impossible to please him; for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.”   Unfortunately, after tragedies occur, well-meaning Christians besmirch the true…

It is What It Is (Discovering the true character of God…because He is not a car-wrecking, cancer causing Creator, but a loving, life giving Lord!) part 5

A few months ago, Texas had horrible flooding.  Many died in this tragic event.  I watched an emotionally distraught young woman interviewed by a local Texas television affiliate.  The young woman had been working and she left her five children with her mother that fateful day.  The flood swept through her neighborhood carrying away her…