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If God Is Good, Why Do I Suffer?: The Classic Collection with R.C. Sproul
Does God Control Everything?
Sproul — was founder of Ligonier Ministries, an international Christian discipleship organization located near Orlando, Fla. In an effort t. In an effort to respond more effectively to the growing demand for Dr. Sproul produced hundreds of lecture series and recorded numerous video series on subjects such as the history of philosophy, theology, Bible study, apologetics, and Christian living. He signed the Chicago Statement on Biblical Inerrancy and wrote a commentary on that document. Sproul had a distinguished academic teaching career at various colleges and seminaries, including Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando and Jackson, Miss. He was ordained as a teaching elder in the Presbyterian Church in America.
Most people today believe that we live in a closed, mechanistic universe, that is, a universe that functions from day to day according to certain physical forces and causes. Classical Christianity has taken a very different view, teaching that God is the primary cause of the universe, but also that He is the primary cause of everything in the universe and of everything that happens in the universe—in short, that God, not mechanistic forces, is the primary cause of what is and what happens. In this Crucial Questions booklet, Dr. Sproul explores and explains the Christian doctrine of providence, the teaching that God is the sovereign ruler of the universe. He then deals with some of the philosophical and theological questions and objections the doctrine raises. His teaching challenges popular assumptions about the universe and exalts God as the sovereign ruler and sustainer of all things.
Does God Create Unbelief?: Chosen By God with R.C. Sproul
In this booklet, Dr. Sproul explores the Christian doctrine of providence, the teaching that God is the Sovereign Ruler of the universe. Sproul then answers some common questions: What is chance? Is God responsible for human wickedness? What about human freedom?