Tag archive: Job

Premature Praise

Premature Praise

Don’t thank me, I haven’t done anything yet! Psalm 70:1-5 Reference: But may all who seek you rejoice and be glad in you; may those who long for your saving help always say, “The Lord is great!” (‭Psalm‬ ‭70‬:‭4‬ NIV) Explore: At work the other day I went up to a colleague from another department…

Check Your References

Check Your References

When he asked me what kind of challenge my friend would bring to him I decided to be brutally honest. Psalm 52:1-9 Reference: For what you have done I will always praise you in the presence of your faithful people. And I will hope in your name, for your name is good. (Psalm 52:9 NIV)…

When You Grow Up

When You Grow Up

When you grow up you could be an engineer, a doctor, a hairdresser… Ezekiel 20:1-49 Reference: “ ‘You say, “We want to be like the nations, like the peoples of the world, who serve wood and stone.” But what you have in mind will never happen. (Ezekiel 20:32 NIV) Explore: A friend of mine was telling…

Making Major Decisions

Making Major Decisions

When it came to hearing from God I got the same sense as when I’ve had to make other decisions. 2 Timothy 1:6-18 Reference: He has saved us and called us to a holy life—not because of anything we have done but because of his own purpose and grace. This grace was given us in…

Job Hunting

Job Hunting

My friend laughed at me when I told her this. 1 Timothy 3:1-13 Reference: Now the overseer is to be above reproach, faithful to his wife, temperate, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach, (1 Timothy 3:2 NIV) Explore: I recently went for an informal interview for a new job. I thought it went quite well…

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