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|Format: Word Document|
Vendor: Christianity Today
|Publication Date: 2009|
Series: Movie Discussion Guide Bible Study
A comedy that illustrates the power, presence, and goodness of God.
Bruce Almighty stars Jim Carrey as Bruce Nolan, a discontented man who accuses God of doing a bad job running the universe. When God gives Bruce his powers to see if he can do a better job, Bruce eventually realizes that love and humility are more important than getting your way.
This discussion guide looks at the movie s themes of injustice in this world, our response to God, and the goodness of God s authority over our lives.
Discussing the Scenes Bonus Material: DVD Scenes to Watch
--Problems and Injustice
(Job 30:20 23, 42:1 9; Isaiah 45:7; Matthew 5:11 12; Acts 5:40 41; 1 Peter 2:20)
--Communication with God
(Daniel 6:10; Matthew 6:9 13; Luke 18:1 14; James 5:13 16)
--God s Active Presence in Our Lives
(Psalm 139:7 10; Zechariah 2:10 13; Matthew 18:20; Luke 17:20 21; Romans 8:38 39)
--God s Goodness
(Deuteronomy 32:1 4; Psalm 84:11; 2 Peter 1:3 10)
As the Credits Roll
Bruce Almighty (Universal, 2003), rated PG-13.
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