God, Can You Hear Me? (Habakkuk 3:1-19)

“God, where are you?  Why are you doing this, allowing this pain to happen?  I thought you loved me.  I thought you were in control.” Have you ever thought these things, prayed these prayers?  I certainly have before.  Sometimes life blindsides you with brute force, situations shake you and leave you anxious and hurting.  TheContinue reading “God, Can You Hear Me? (Habakkuk 3:1-19)”

Trusting in the Sovereign (Habakkuk 1:12-2:20)

Habakkuk brings his complaints unto the Lord and has many questions concerning the evil brought upon Israel by the Babylonians.  His heart wrenches at the social injustice he sees at the hands of a ruthless and pagan nation. His complaints are legitimate from man’s point of view and his call out for justice to theContinue reading “Trusting in the Sovereign (Habakkuk 1:12-2:20)”

Bringing Our Questions to God (Habakkuk 1:1-11)

Have you ever looked around at the world and wondered what in the world has happened? Do you ever see the injustice taking place and ask, “God, where are you?” If you were completely honest, I am sure the answer would be “Yes!” We look at the world, see the sufferings and the persecutions ofContinue reading “Bringing Our Questions to God (Habakkuk 1:1-11)”