Ep. 44: The Upset Applecart

Change is never easy. We have some exciting changes happening at Women's Hope. God is sovereign over all things, including the plans we've made. How we respond to these changes reveals much about our hearts.

Show Notes

3:45 Psalm 103:15-19

4:30 God is sovereignly in control of His plans for us

4:42 Proverbs 16:9

7:00 How do you handle it when God upsets your applecart?

8:00 Who do you think about when you consider a biblical example of God changing someone's plans?

11:00 Genesis 22:1-24

12:00 Examples of areas where we can hold our own plans too tightly


13:00 It is a good ting to plan and prepare, but holding those plans too tightly is what gets us in trouble.

14:00 We can't thwart the plans of God (Job 42:2)

14:30 How does our response to having our plans changed reveal our heart?

16:49 Philippians 1:6

18:18 When you're disappointed about your plans changing, it's what you do about that disappointment that reveals your heart. 

20:30 We're easily deceived because our hearts are deceitful (Jeremiah 17:9)

20:56 "The Spirit leads within the limits which the Word sets, not beyond them. He guides me in the paths of righteousness, but not anywhere else." ~ J.I. Packer

22:10 The change of plans for Women's Hope