Jerry Sittser

Jerry Sittser is Professor and Chair of Theology at Whitworth University. He holds a master of divinity degree from Fuller Theological Seminary and a doctorate in the history of Christianity from the University of Chicago. He is the author of several books, including A Grace Disguised and The Will of God as a Way of Life. Married to Patricia, he is the father of three children and two step-children, all grown.

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Some of the most moving faith stories have occurred in the shadow of great loss. Jerry Sittser, Lisa Beamer, and Gracia Burnham share their experiences with God in the face of painful circumstances. View Show Notes →
If you or anyone you know has lost a child, you know the grief can consume you. Nancy Guthrie and Jerry Sittser share vulnerably about biblical hope in the face of unthinkable tragedy. View Show Notes →
Has God ever let you down? View Show Notes →
In the midst of deepest suffering, where is God and why doesn't He deliver us and answer our prayers? View Show Notes →
Jerry Sittser talks about the years after the accident when he focused on raising his children as a single dad. View Show Notes →
As we live our lives, we are writing a story. The best stories include challenges and adversities. View Show Notes →
If suffering is so integral to human sanctification, why do we, as humans fear and avoid it? View Show Notes →
How did the early Christians differ from believers now? View Show Notes →
Can history be a valuable spiritual resource for us? View Show Notes →
Why is history fundamental to the faith? View Show Notes →
Some losses are temporary. Others are permanent. View Show Notes →
Do you believe in God’s goodness even when bad things happen? View Show Notes →