There are no events so small that God does not rule for his purposes. Every role of the dice in Las Vegas, every tiny bird that falls dead in the thousand forests — all of this is God’s command. https://t.co/CIrf0QlwRy
— Desiring God (@desiringGod) August 8, 2018
I have never in my life known a Christian who would deny this statement — and serenely absolve Him of responsibility for all the misery in the world. This, I am convinced, is because the devout don’t have thoughts; they have clichés that they witlessly repeat ad nauseum.