Lessons on Affliction from the Story of Job

September 25, 2022 Preacher: Dr. Bruce Ware Series: Guest Preaching

Passage: Job 1:1– 42:17

Lessons on Afflictions from the Story of Job
Christ Proclamation Church
Sunday, 9/25/2022
Job 1:1–42:17

Sermon Theme: "When you can’t trace his hand, trust his heart." We must know God in the good days, so we have the strength of soul and conviction to withstand the difficult days. So, we must grow in knowing the greatness of God’s nature and put our hope and trust in his wise and sovereign ways.

I. JOB'S STORY - (Job 1–2; 38:1–7; 40:1–9; 42:1–17)

II. SIX LESSONS ON AFFLICTION - (Book of Job)
    A. Satan Is the Immediate Cause of Affliction
    B. God Is the Ultimate Cause of Affliction
    C. The Affliction Is Evil
    D. The Affliction Is Permitted for Good
    E. How We Must Not Respond
    F. How We Should Respond

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