“God in the Whirlwind: Timely Wisdom from the Book of Job”

The Big Picture

  1. Satan and Job (1-3)
  2. Four Counselors and Job (4-37)
  3. God and Job (38-42)

Week-by-week

  1. The Good Life (ch. 1-2)
  2. The Problem of Pain (ch. 1-3)
  3. First Counselor: Eliphaz (ch. 4, 15, 22)
  4. Second Counselor: Bildad (ch. 8, 18, 25)
  5. Third Counselor: Zophar (ch. 11, 20)
  6. Intermissions: A Wisdom Hymn (ch. 28)
  7. Fourth Counselor, Elihu (ch. 32-37)
  8. God in the Whirlwind (ch. 38-41)
  9. Repentance and Restoration (ch. 42)
  10. The Steadfastness of Job (James 5:11)
Some of the books I will use and recommend:

The Book of Job (ESV)

Job: The Storm Breaks – Derek Thomas

The Screwtape Letters – C. S. Lewis

A Grief Observed – C. S. Lewis

Walking with God through Pain and Suffering – Timothy Keller