Key Idea: Wisdom demands us to consider the purpose and proper attitude towards work so we may skillfully Glorify God and love others through it. Four fundamental aspects of work to skillfully navigate in our lives: 1. Worship: God’s Purpose for Work (Prov 8:22-31) 2. Practical: Survival, Enjoyment, Generosity (Prov 10:4-5, 12:11, 11:24-25, 13:22) 3. […]
Four ways the gospel affects your work: The gospel gives you meaning The gospel gives you mercy The gospel gives you a master The gospel gives you the means
Work is a good gift from God (Genesis 1:26-28; 2:1-3, 15) Work is a struggle because of sin (Genesis 3:17-19)
Key Idea: Living distinct lives that please God requires focused and purposeful love for others. Four priorities as a way of loving others: I. Godly Discontentment: Increase in Love II. Quite Ambition: Lead a Quiet Life III. Worry About Yourself: Mind Your Own Business IV. Work Diligently: Work with Your Hands
Key Idea: You will be faithful in your work, when you are faithful to your God.