Four truths about hope: 1) Hope stirs what is deepest; meaning and live. 2) What is deepest is the desire to know God. 3) Life that desires to know God will survive every trial we’ll ever experience on this planet. 4) True spirituality and how we discover our passion for God in order to live it out.
The fruit of doubting God’s goodness is living the way of Cain. We look at life and conclude that God is not good enough to be trusted.
How can entering freshmen move toward intimacy with God during college? What will spiritual formation look like? What is masculine spiritual formation?
Dr. Larry Crabb answers the last question from the 1 John passage, “Will God reveal Himself to me?” He systematically walks through how Jesus answers that question, how our sin gets in the way of believing, and how faith takes the risk of believing that He is Good and that our greatest joy is revealing Him to others.
What it means to change; to mature; defined by a confidence in God’s goodness that frees me to continue with a sense of meaning & a taste of joy; using our pain not a s a problem but opportunity to find God.
Finding God, knowing God in the midst of life’s troubles.