"Slavery" Tagged Sermons

Questions of Life: 2 of 7: Can we love the Old Testament God?

Psalm 103 According to Richard Dawkins: “The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist, infanticidal, genocidal, filicidal, pestilential, megalomaniacal, sadomasochistic, capriciously malevolent bully.”
Although not all of us might express it quite like Dawkins does (!), many people question whether such a God should be worthy of our worship and love. Listen in as we consider this question together.

Which‭? ‬2‭ ‬of‭ ‬3:‭ ‬Which master are you serving‭?

‭Romans‭ ‬6v20-23 The late Christopher Hitchens said he didn‭’‬t want there to be a God,‭ ‬because he didn‭’‬t want to be‭ “‬under the permanent control and supervision of an unalterable celestial dictator‭”‬.‭ ‬Like him many people resent any idea of being under God‭’‬s authority.‭ ‬But is the alternative really the freedom people think it is‭?”