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I'm not sure I would agree that Calvinism is deterministic. Calvinists believe that God is sovereign and man is responsible. Calvinists also believe that the Bible is sufficient for faith and practice. As a result, some Calvinists would tend towards a nouthetic approach, such as Jay Adams and the Tripp brothers advocate. Indeed, I would definitely say that ...


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Yes, the Bible makes clear that even a random number generator will always generate the number of God's choosing: Proverbs 16:33 NIV The lot (dice) is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the LORD. If a tornado kills my child, I can take comfort in knowing there is a divine purpose for it. God says He "rose up Pharoah", He also "rose ...


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Not all things that happen are from God: Either God has allowed something to happen, or God intervenes and causes something to happen. God accomodates for everything that takes place and has worked it out for His own purpose. A light turning green or someone saying something to you, does not necessarily mean they are from God.. But that doesn't mean God ...



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