Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Job

The Testing Of Our Faith

Job 19:25-27 – For I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last he will stand upon the earth. And after my skin has been thus destroyed, yet in my flesh I shall see God, whom I shall see for myself, and my eyes shall behold, and not another. My heart faints within me! THEME OF THE DAY: THE TESTING OF…

Life As It Really Is

Job 14:1-2 – Man who is born of a woman is few of days and full of trouble. He comes out like a flower and withers; he flees like a shadow and continues not. THEME OF THE DAY: LIFE AS IT REALLY IS. The wisdom books in our Bibles are brutally exposing to the soul. They make us see life as it…

Live In The Present

Job 9:25-26 – My days are swifter than a runner; they flee away; they see no good. They go by like skiffs of reed, like an eagle swooping on the prey. THEME OF THE DAY: LIVE IN THE PRESENT. Our lives may be lived, spiritually and mentally, in one of three places; our past, present, or future. Obviously, we physically are restricted…

A Real, Personal, Evil and Active Devil

Job 2:1-2 – Again there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the Lord, and Satan also came among them to present himself before the Lord. And the Lord said to Satan, “From where have you come?” Satan answered the Lord and said, “From going to and fro on the earth, and from walking up and…

How Would You React?

Job 1:13-22 – Now there was a day when his sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother’s house, 14 and there came a messenger to Job and said, “The oxen were plowing and the donkeys feeding beside them, 15 and the Sabeans fell upon them and took them and struck down the servants with the edge of…