Podcast Episodes, Articles, Messages: Habakkuk

Chapter 1

  • Asking Why
    Topics: God   Scripture: Habakkuk 1

    There are times when questioning the Lord is okay, and times when it’s not. Learn more as Nancy delves into Habakkuk's life. Read More

  • When God Seems Silent
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 1:5-9

    Current circumstances might tempt us to think God can’t do anything or He doesn’t care. Read More

  • God is at Work
    Topics: God   Scripture: Habakkuk 1

    Imagine buying your child a present, but while you're waiting for the right time to give it, your child doubts that you care. Do you ever approach God that way? Read More

  • Loving Discipline
    Topics: God   Scripture: Habakkuk 1

    When bad things enter your life, do you ever find yourself thinking God must be angry with you? Today, Nancy gives perspective on this question. Read More

  • A Lifeline in Times of Trouble
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 1:1-4

    Like runners in a spiritual relay race, you and I are called to pass on the baton of faith to future generations. Read More

  • Have You Prayed About It?
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 1

    Is it okay to ask God why and to tell him when you’re displeased? The prophet Habakkuk did both. Find out what we can learn from his honest prayer life. Read More

  • Is It Okay to Question God?
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 1:12-13

    Remember when Ricky would call out, “Lucy! You’ve got some 'splainin’ to do!”? If we’re honest, sometimes we feel like saying that to God. Read More

  • Hearing God’s Voice Requires Listening
    Topics: Prayer, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 1:1-13

    Too often we’re better at talking at God instead of talking with God. Dannah Gresh reminds us that prayer needs to be a two-way conversation, not a monologue. Read More

  • Handling Unanswered Prayer
    Topics: Prayer   Scripture: Habakkuk 1

    Unanswered prayers can be puzzling, frustrating, and challenging. You’ll get some needed perspective on living with unresolved issues on today's program. Read More

  • Unexpected Answers
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 1

    Have you ever asked God to answer your prayer, only to be surprised when the answer came? Habakkuk was begging God for answers, and was still surprised. Read More

Chapter 2

  • By Faith
    Topics: Salvation & My New Identity   Scripture: Habakkuk 2

    What is faith? The word is used to describe a denomination, a relationship with God, or even a name for a child. Today, Nancy explains what true faith is. Read More

  • Hearing from God
    Topics: God   Scripture: Habakkuk 2

    The Bible tells us that God spoke directly to the Old Testament prophets. Does He speak the same way today? Learn the answer on today's program. Read More

  • Idolatry
    Topics: God   Scripture: Habakkuk 2

    You’re probably not in the habit of creating a statue out of wood or stone and bowing down to it. But do you find yourself tempted to idolize other things? Read More

  • Living By Faith
    Topics: Christian Growth   Scripture: Habakkuk 2

    In a world of plastic smiles and contrived personalities, it’s important to be real. Read More

  • Sowing and Reaping
    Topics: Sin & Repentance   Scripture: Habakkuk 2

    You may not be a farmer, but you’re still sowing and reaping every day. Nancy explains why it’s so important to be careful what you sow and reap. Read More

  • The Day Will Come
    Topics: Fear & Anxiety   Scripture: Habakkuk 2

    As a child, you probably drove your parents crazy with questions like "When?" "Why?" "How long?" and "Are we there yet?" Are you doing the same to God? Read More

  • The Watchpost
    Topics: God   Scripture: Habakkuk 2

    In Old Testament times, a soldier would stand on a watchtower to watch for approaching enemies. Nancy explains why you, too, should "stand watch". Read More

Chapter 3

  • Waiting
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    Imagine reading an advice column that offered questions but no answers. Today's program addresses approaching God with questions and trusting Him for answers. Read More

  • Wait
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    It seems all of us are waiting on something. Waiting slows down our plans, hopes, and dreams. Nancy reveals why that might be a good thing. Read More

  • Wrath and Mercy
    Topics: God, Salvation & My New Identity   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    You’ve heard the claim that the God of the Old Testament is different from the God of the New Testament. Nancy helps you see that it's the same God. Read More

  • Leaping Over High Places
    Topics: Christian Growth   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    Are you guilty of procrastination? Maybe you’ve been putting off making that phone call or writing that letter. Nancy encourages you to do it. Read More

  • Living Real Life by Faith
    Topics: God   Scripture: Habakkuk 3:19

    Your husband lets you down. Your co-worker procrastinates. Your child won’t stop asking questions. But you can love them all . . . by faith. Read More

  • Revive Your Work
    Topics: Christian Growth, Prayer   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    Do your prayers to God ever resemble a grocery list where you ask God for one thing after another? Learn what your prayers should really look like. Read More

  • Sing With Me
    Topics: Christian Growth, God   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    Your testimony of God’s faithfulness in your life needs to be shared with others. In that sense, you’re setting it to music so that others can hear it. Read More

  • Fear and Trembling
    Topics: Salvation & My New Identity, Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    Many worship songs ask God to send His glory, yet the Bible is full of stories about people who fell down terrified when they encountered God. Read More

  • Trials that Reveal Your Heart
    Topics: Suffering & Trials   Scripture: Habakkuk 3

    When you wean a child off a pacifier, the first few days can be a real trial, but a necessary one. Nancy explains how trials in our lives can be necessary too. Read More