Forum Class PBC of Palo Alto, Fall 2006.  Lambert Dolphin, teacher


The Book of Job






Title and mp3 Link

Stedman Notes







Oct. 8

Job 1-2

Behind the Scenes of Life

DP #3540


Oct. 15

Job 3-7

When Sudden Disasters Happen

DP #3541


Oct. 22

Job 8-14

 Would It Be Better Not to Have Been Born?

DP #3542


Oct. 29

Job 13-19

Irrelevant Truth from Friends

DP #3543


Nov. 5

No Class


Nov. 12

Job 20-26

Crying Out To God

DP #3554


Nov. 19

Job 27-32

Where is God When I Need Him Most?

DP #3545


Nov. 26

Job 32-33

Self Defense Does not Resolve the Problem

DP #3546


Dec. 3

Job 34-37

True Truth From a Young Man

DP #3547


Dec. 10

Job 38

Is Your God Big Enough?

DP #3548


Dec. 17

Job 39

God Answers Job

DP #3549


Dec. 24

No Class


Dec. 31

No Class


Jan. 7

Job 40-41

The Awesomeness of the Real God

DP #3550


Jan. 14

Job 42

Job's Fresh New Start

DP #3551


Jan. 21

Other *

Life Brings All Manner of Trials and Suffering

DP #3552 DP #3553

Notes on Suffering


Ray Stedman's messages on Job, Beyond Suffering, are also available in mp3 audio at


Full set of printed Stedman sermon series on Job are available for $3.00 per set in class or at the DP bookstore.


Cassette tapes available from Discovery Publishing for $3.00 plus $1.50 postage if mailed.


Weekly iPod recordings in mp3 (links above) are posted at


This class is Podcast weekly, sign up through iTunes, under Religion, Christianity, Lambert Dolphin's Bible class.


Some good commentaries: Roy B. Zuck, Job, and Sitting With Job; Francis I. Anderson, Job; Charles Swindoll, Great Lives: Job. Available from


* Because we will discuss various forms of suffering the following books are suggested as a start: Is God to Blame? Beyond Pat Answers to the problem of Suffering, by Gregory A. Boyd, IV Press, 2003 and How Long O Lord? Reflections on Suffering and Evil, by D.A. Carson, Baker Books 2006.