Monstrous Problems: Awesome God – Rick Deighton

July 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Atonement Free Lutheran Church
6905 172nd St NE
Arlington, WA 98223
Dr. Heinz Lycklama


Description: Rick Deighton presents an overview of the book of Job, which zooms in on God’s questions to Job in Chapters 37-41 with special emphasis on God’s descriptions of behemoth and leviathan.  From these chapters we can come to a clear understanding of the purpose for this oldest book in our Bible.  Why did God allow Job to suffer so greatly?  God never gave Job a direct answer to that question – but He did give Job powerful object lessons so he saw the answer and fell on his face before our Awesome God.

SpeakerRick Deighton is a graduate of Boise Bible College, Boise, Idaho, and did post-graduate study at Ozark Christian College in Joplin, Missouri.

His studies included mission strategy, expository and evangelistic preaching, personal evangelism, philosophy, and writing techniques. Rick’s articles, tracts, and booklets have been published in English, German, Korean, and Russian.

He has four published books:

  • “Ready to Give an Answer”
  • “Is the Bible Without Any Errors”
  • “Millions of Miracles – The Evolutionist’s Dilemma”
  • “More Than Conquerors in Cultural Clashes”

Rick and his wife, Della, own a lighting company, and Rick is a bi-vocational missionary who works lighting business between mission trips to former Soviet Union nations, primarily Ukraine. Rick and Della are also Northwest representatives of Peace On Earth Ministries, and Rick is an associate evangelist with Reggie Thomas (White Fields Overseas Evangelism.) He is also one of the directors for Northwest Science Museum in Boise, and serves on the promotion team for Mike Riddle’s Creation Training Initiative.

He especially enjoys teaching on apologetics and creation by our Awesome God. “Overseas Outreach” is his primary ministry, and the two legs by which Overseas Outreach moves forward are: Creation Evangelism and Compassion Evangelism.

Meeting Documents:

Lecture recordings at:

  • July meeting announcements can be seen here.
  • Video recording of lecture on YouTube here.
  • Powerpoint Slides used can be found here: ppt / pdf.
  • Audio recording of lecture can be found here.
  • Audio recording of Q&A after lecture can be found here.

Rick Deighton, an Evangelist with White Fields Overseas Evangelism, speaks at the following venues within the Greater Seattle area during the weekend of July 27-30, 2017.

  1. Friday, July 28, 7:00 PM – Talk on Monstrous Problems: Awesome God at the Apologetics Forum meeting.
  2. Sunday morning, July 30, 10:00 AM – Message on My Awesome God at Bryant Community Church.

Rick uses creation evangelism messages for outreach.

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