Episode 2507

Can God Use Bad Things?

Segment 1 (00:00) – Todd explains how it is important for preachers to explain to Christians how to face hardships when the come in life. He refers back to an old episode where he explains the 2 2 2 Principle. It shows how God’s sovereignty and providence are over every person.

Segment 2 (09:48) – Todd adds another 2 to the 2 2 2 Principle, explaining the kind of event God uses. Todd then uses snippets from his book Stressed Out to further explain his 2 2 2 2 Principle, and then uses an example of a friend of his to explain how God can use the hardships of life.

Segment 3 (18:23) – Todd explains the importance of theology and how we need it to understand why we might face trials. We can do this by immersing ourselves in The Word and also by seeking council from our church family.

Wretched Surprise! (25:19) – Grace Gem: Jonathan Edwards