He’s got this

He’s got this

DATE:  06/01/14

TEXT: Nehemiah 9:6; Colossians 1:17; Psalm 104:27-29; Proverbs 16:33; Job 12:23; Jeremiah 10:23; Proverbs 16:1; Psalm 75:6-7; 1 Corinthians 4:7

KNOW: To understand the providence of God and understand that He is in complete control of everything.

DO: Start seeing life through the new filter of God’s sovereignty.



  1. How often do you go to the beach? Do you find it relaxing?…Why?
  2. Define the providence of God.
    • How does the proper theology of the providence of God help you to relax and enjoy life more?
    • What is our responsibility in God’s providential plan?
  3. Discuss how God’s providence encompasses all of life (creation – Nehemiah 9:6; animals – Psalm 104:27-29; random events – Proverbs 16:33; our everyday lives – Jeremiah 10:23).
    • What surprising insights do you find from these Scriptures?
  4. Free will gives everyone the option of making bad, wrong, and sinful choices (Ecclesiastes 7:20). How does this fact fit with God’s providential plan for the Christian?
  5. What does it look like in your life to have the new filter of God’s providence?