May 29, 2022

God’s Justice Questioned

God’s Justice Questioned

Sermon notes

Habakkuk 1:1-4

First complaint: Why do you allow evil to go unchecked and how long will you permit it?

Habakkuk 1:5-11

Habakkuk 1:12-17

Second complaint:  Why would you use an evil power to punish a less wicked people?

Matthew 11:20-24

Sin in the life of a believer is far worse than sin in the life of an unbeliever.

Habakkuk 2:3b

Woes #1 & #2: Unjust economic practices

Woe #3: Slave labor

Woe #4: Abuse of alcohol and sexual immorality

Woe #5: Idolatry

Obadiah 1:15

Habakkuk 3:13

Hebrews 3:16

Habakkuk 3:17-19

God is still writing your story. Quit trying to steal the pen. Trust the author.