Is Jesus Changing You?

Quote: "Courage is the quality that enables us to endure suffering, opposition, and the challenges of life with a steadfast and fearless confidence in God's provision and protection.   And it's your courage that's stretched and refined in your darkest and most painful times."  - Charles Stanley  


1.  The root issue in life is in what and who we worship (vs.1-7)  

2.  True worship of God is seeing God as sovereign even in times of crisis (vs.13-18)  


1. Don't be surprised by fiery trials ( 1 Peter 4:12-13,1 Peter 1:6-7)  

2.  Trust in God (Job 13:15)  


1. In what situations are you most tempted to   compromise your faith in Jesus?   

2.  How did God demonstrate to King Nebuchadnezzar that He alone is sovereign?  (vs.24-30)  

3.  Some Christians believe that trials, pain, and sickness are always the result of sin or lack of faith.  In light of Daniel chapter 3 how would you respond to this claim?