God remains completely sovereign over our salvation – it is all his work – and because of that he will never let us go; indeed nothing will be able to separate us from his love in Christ Jesus. But we can steal confidence from his children that nothing happens to them without a purpose. Rather, we are troubled over who exactly is in control of our eternal destiny. God is doing more in your suffering than you can see right now. God is sovereign over secular governments. The sovereignty of God was a truth the disobedient Jews in Babylon needed to understand, and it is also a truth desperately needed today. Bible Popular Verses John 3:16 James 4:7 Psalm 23:1 Romans 8:28 Matthew 6:34 Hebrews 11:1 Philippians 4:13 1 Corinthians 13:4 Bible Topics ... Sovereign Over Us (Live) - Christian Music Videos. He's drawing us closer and teaching us things about himself. Answer: When we talk about free will, we are usually concerned with the matter of salvation. 6. It was not of human origin but by the will of God. . Question: "Is God sovereign over death?" Solid Joys. Answer: We know that God knows the number of our days (Psalm 39:4), and, being sovereign, He is in control of the day of our death. The Bible affirms that God is sovereign over the storms of this life and that he has good in store for his people in their suffering. Pilate thought he was in control, but truly, God was sovereign even over Pilate’s decision and his position of power. But I am convinced that these verses—rightly interpreted—definitively establish God’s absolute sovereignty over all things. A question that arises is “what about murder?” A murderer seemingly cuts short the … The Bible verses below are far from exhaustive, and each should be interpreted according to its genre and context. Let us consider how the sovereignty of God related to the Jews in the Babylonian captivity, and later, how God’s sovereignty applies to us today. Question: "Is God sovereign or do we have a free will?" . Sovereignty of God is the Christian teaching that God is the supreme authority and all things are under His control. owner and possessor of heaven and earth." They are the creation of God, but they also illustrate God’s sovereign majesty over our lives. God is growing our faith in the midst of our trials. We do God no favors by excusing him from being sovereign over evil. Scriptures such as Psalm 103:19 often relate God to the heavens not because He is so far removed from us as to space, but because in His sovereign majesty He is so high above us in power, nature, and sovereignty. This is great news for us! Because God is sovereign, he remains in control even in the face of evil, suffering and injustice. Verse 1 There is strength within the sorrow There is beauty in our tears And You meet us in our mourning With a love that casts out fear... [Not all lyrics displayed.] Michael W. Smith - Sovereign Over Us Live Performance! 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