Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?

Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?

How do we reconcile what the Bible teaches as God’s goodness and all-powerful nature with the existence of evil in the world? What is the biblical answer to the question “Why do bad things happen to good people?” Having a biblical framework is crucial when bad things...
A Letter to Exiles | 1 Peter Series (Week 2) | Dr. Zach Crook

A Letter to Exiles | 1 Peter Series (Week 2) | Dr. Zach Crook

1. An Overview of 1 Peter – The author is Peter. – It was written in AD 64-65, right around the time that Nero burned Rome. – Persecution was increasing and Peter was writing to believers to remind them of their hope in the midst of difficulties. 2....
A Letter to Exiles | 1 Peter Series (Week 2) | Dr. Zach Crook

Are You Ready? | 1 Peter Series (Week 1) | Dr. Zach Crook

1. Act Like You Know What You are Talking About – A main theme in 1 Peter is that we should be living hope-filled lives in a hopeless world. – Peter’s presupposition is that we will be living in such a way that nonbelievers will want to ask about the hope...
Born to Die | Dr. Zach Crook | Christmas Series 2022 (Week 4)

Born to Die | Dr. Zach Crook | Christmas Series 2022 (Week 4)

1. There is a Scarlet Thread through Scripture – Every story in Scripture whispers Christ’s name – The common theme that brings all of the Bible together is the atonement 2. Foreshadowing Swaddling Bands – There is a repetition of the idea of Jesus...