Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Job

When The Lights Go Out

JOB 16:7-14 – Surely now God has worn me out; he has made desolate all my company. And he has shriveled me up, which is a witness against me, and my leanness has risen up against me; it testifies to my face. He has torn me in his wrath and hated me; he has gnashed his teeth at me; my adversary sharpens…

Our Unfathomable But Knowable God

JOB 11:7-9 – “Can you find out the deep things of God? Can you find out the limit of the Almighty? It is higher than heaven—what can you do? Deeper than Sheol—what can you know? Its measure is longer than the earth and broader than the sea. THEME OF THE DAY. OUR UNFATHOMABLE BUT KNOWABLE GOD. Today’s scripture is a dialogue between…

Living Real Life In The Real World

JOB 5:6–7; 14:1 – For affliction does not come from the dust, nor does trouble sprout from the ground, but man is born to trouble as the sparks fly upward. Man who is born of a woman is few of days and full of trouble. THEME OF THE DAY. LIVING REAL LIFE IN THE REAL WORLD. The Apostle Peter pens a statement…

Clueless But Not Faithless

JOB 1:20-22 – Then Job arose and tore his robe and shaved his head and fell on the ground and worshiped. 21 And he said, “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, and naked shall I return. The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.” 22 In all this Job did not sin or…

How Would We Respond

JOB 1:8-22 – And the Lord said to Satan, “Have you considered my servant Job, that there is none like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man, who fears God and turns away from evil?” 9 Then Satan answered the Lord and said, “Does Job fear God for no reason? 10 Have you not put a hedge around him and…

Are We Hungry For God’s Word?

JOB 23:12 – I have not departed from the commandment of his lips; I have treasured the words of his mouth more than my portion of food. THEME OF THE DAY. ARE WE HUNGRY FOR GOD’S WORD? Today’s scripture is one of those, “Is it I, Lord?” type. It is short but contains a powerful truth digging deep down into our souls.…