Search Results

Search results 1-20 of 6,715
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
Advent Confession Here’s a responsive advent prayer of confession that acknowledges several ways in which we fail (i.e. unwillingness to change our hearts, not caring about the stranger), with the repeated congregational response for mercy and forgiveness. Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: Re-Worship | Author: Nathan Nettleton
Overcoming Evil With Good A worship planning guide including hymns, prayers, reflections, and more. The theme is the call to confront evil, based on Revised Common Lectionary Scriptures: Psalms 119 and 149, Ezekiel 33:7-11, Matthew 18:15-20, and Romans 13:8-14. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Sacredise | Author: John van de Laar Evil and Kneeling This article by Fr. Brian Mullady answers two specific questions regarding the Catholic position on the problem of evil and kneeling as the proper way to receive communion. Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Fr. Brian Mullady, OP Evil Doesn't Win Asserting that evil does not win, this article by Andy Stoddard on Romans 8:28 shows how God used the murder of Stoddard's mother to give Stoddard safety, life, and faith. Resource type: Article | Source: Ministry Matters | Author: Andy Stoddard No Country For Old Men: Understanding Evil A clip from No Country for Old Men, starring Tommy Lee Jones. A sheriff describes how times have changed for law enforcement and how a new kind of evil now permeates the world. Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: WingClips Why Does God Allow Suffering and Evil in the World? What is the best response to questions of suffering and evil? A rational theological system? Or a person who is willing to make space in their life for the brokenness of the world? Resource type: Article | Source: The Banner | Author: Mike Wagenman Evil in Film This sermon illustration looks at several film depictions of evil and darkness, suggesting that only by gazing into the dark do we thirst for Light and finally recognize it for what and how it is. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching | Author: Roy Anker Challenging C.S. Lewis on Evil and Evolution In this article, Bethany Sollereder challenges C.S. Lewis' view on evil and evolution. Whatever the presence of sin in the world entails, it cannot mean the introduction of carnivorousness into the evolutionary process by angelic corruption. Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Bethany Sollereder The Mystery of Evil In this homily, Aidan Nichols considers the passages Wisdom of Solomon 11:22-12:2 and the story of Jesus and Zacchaeus, Luke 19:1-10, to think about the mystery of evil and the goodness of God. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Torch | Author: Aidan Nichols On the Question of Evil The parable of the wheat and weeds a most challenging parable, partly because we want it to do more than it was intended to do. David Lose wrestles with Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 in this exegetical exploration. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: In the Meantime | Author: David Lose Uprooting Evil A reflection by Dennis Hamm on Genesis 3:9-15, 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1, and Mark 3:20-35. Hamm explores how evil is healed by God drawing people together to serve one another and reach beyond their own interests. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: The Sunday Website | Author: Dennis Hamm Full Text Hymns on Evil The world is very evilPD
No Evil Shall Befall TheePD
God of Grace and God of GloryPD
See more hymns...
Intelligent Design and the Problem of Evil In this in-depth article, Michael Peterson looks at C. S. Lewis's critique of intelligent design theories based on the problem of human suffering. Evil and pain must be factored into theories that posit an active designer. Resource type: Article | Source: Biologos | Author: Michael L. Peterson Evils That Threaten Our Nation In this article, John R. Gunn speaks of the need to wake up to the evils which threaten the nation and names some of them. Resource type: Article | Source: Day1 | Author: John R. Gunn What was it like in the Concentration Camp at Dachau?: An Attempt to Come Closer to Truth Evil loves the darkness and hates the light. Fog, impenetrable fog, lay upon the camp at Dachau during twelve years. Resource type: Book Quote | Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching | Author: Johannes Neuhausler The Limit of Evil By struggling against evil in our daily lives, we can build up our confidence in the coming of the kingdom. A devotional on the Parable of the Wheat and the Tares (Matthew 13:36-43). Resource type: Devotional | Source: ePriest Wrestling with the Problem of Evil A quotation from Augustine's Confessions (translated by Henry Chadwick), wherein Augustine briefly wrestles with the problem of evil. Resource type: Book Quote | Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching | Author: Augustine of Hippo Is God Responsible? Who do we blame when bad things happen? How do we understand God's sovereignty in the midst of the pain and evil in the world? In this article Daniel Boerman addresses these and other related questions.... Resource type: Article | Source: The Banner | Author: Daniel Boerman Questions for Discussion about stopping evil by force, gifts, and the Good Shepherd Discussion questions about using force to stop evil and how the gospel is discredited (Acts 4:8-12), God's gifts and care (1 John 3:1-12), and the Good Shepherd's love for us and ours for others (John 10:11-18). Resource type: Study Guide | Source: The Sunday Website | Author: Anne Osdieck Objection Overruled: Objection 5: The presence of evil and suffering in the world proves there is no God This service tackles the common objection that the presence of evil and suffering in the world proves there is no God. Part of the series which addresses the ten most common objections to the Christian faith.... Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Reformed Worship | Author: Cornelius Nick Overduin
Search results 1-20 of 6,715
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...