To help discuss the session topic, “Why Does God Allow People to Suffer?” share this article from Baptist Press (You may print copies of article for members of your group.)
Explain that Rick Warren is the well-known pastor of Saddleback Church, and that his son committed suicide last April after a lifetime of dealing with depression.
Ask: When you hear stories of well-known Christian personalities experiencing personal tragedy, what questions come to mind for you?
What do you hear in Warren’s response?
We want to hear from you! What current events are you using to help communicate the point of this session?