Is G-d in Control?
Is G-d in control? The short answer is yes. Let me share four levels of belief in G-d: G-d created the world a long time ago G-d continues to create/control the world, especially the big things (like coronavirus) Not only does G-d control the big things, but He even controls the smallest details (like a leaf falling off a tree, or each individual blade of grass growing, or who I bumped into in the store). The one and only thing out of G-d's control is fear of G-d itself (Pirkei Avos). G-d even choreographs our mistakes Belief that G-d created the world is pretty basic. To say that G-d is involved with the big things is also relatively easy to swallow. Even though it hurts, when we go through hard times (like now), we turn to G-d and ask for his kindness, and can find comfort in the knowledge that He knows what's going on. However, believing that an infinite G-d could care about small things like a blade of grass growing, littering, or doing a a little m