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Elizabeth Urbanowicz

Mommy, Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen? – Part 6

Question 6: What Does Heaven Have to Do with All These Bad Things? In our previous post, we explored several important promises that God has made to His children. First, we saw that God has promised that He will use all the bad things that happen for our good. And then we saw that God

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Elizabeth Urbanowicz

Mommy, Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen? – Part 5

Question 5: Is There Anything Good About Bad Things? We have already explored a lot of questions about the bad things we find in our world. First, we discovered that all bad things come from sin. We then looked at why we suffer for Adam and Eve’s choice to disobey. Then we talked about why

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Elizabeth Urbanowicz

Mommy, Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen? – Part 4

Question 4: Wouldn’t It Be Better If God Didn’t Make Us Free So That We Could Never Sin? We already talked about why bad things, sad things, scary things, and hurtful things happen – they happen because of sin. You might wonder, “Why didn’t God just create us so that we could never sin? Then

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Elizabeth Urbanowicz

Mommy, Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen? – Part 3

Question 3: Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People? In our previous posts, we saw that bad things are the result of sin. Our first parents, Adam and Eve, chose to rebel against God. Their sin caused creation to be cursed and made it so that all humans are born with a sinful nature.

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Elizabeth Urbanowicz

Mommy, Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen? – Part 2

Question 2: If Adam and Eve Were the Ones Who Sinned, Why Do Bad Things Happen to Us? In our previous post, we looked at the question, “Where do bad things come from?” And we saw that all the bad things we see in our world come from sin. Some of the bad things, like

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Elizabeth Urbanowicz

Mommy, Why Does God Let Bad Things Happen? – Part 1

The Foundation blog typically contains articles written for adults, helping them address worldview and apologetic topics with children. However, this blog series was written for children. We encourage you to read through these posts with the children God has placed in your care, to help them critically think through why God allows evil. Introduction God

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Elizabeth Urbanowicz

Helping Our Kids Understand Christianity is Not Anti-Science

Have you ever heard the claim that science and Christianity are at odds? A 2011 Barna study found that one of the six primary reasons young adults abandon the faith is their belief that Christianity is anti-science. This is a sad reality. If the God of the Bible truly is the creator and sustainer of

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