2. Stanley hints at a common assumption: we may assume that a demonstration that God is sovereign and all powerful is that we ourselves do not suffer or that we get what we want. But God’s own way of demonstrating fidelity to us, the Cross, is so counter to our way of acting, that we should understand that God is categorically different from us. Can you recognize ways in which you judge God based on what happens in your life?
3. “God is most revealed when he seems to us the most hidden.” Where have you found this to be true in your life?