Sermons tagged with ‘Work’

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(Labor Day Weekend) Your Work Matters to God


Genesis 2:15. Three out of four people go to a job they’re not fitted for, called for, excited about or satisfied in.  To many American workers work is a necessary evil. Their goal is Friday and when they reach it they TGIF––thank God it’s Friday.  How does God view work? God created work not as punishment […]

Going The Extra Mile


Genesis 24:12-19. We live in a time when many people are guided by the principle Minimum effort for Maximum pay. The humanistic influences in our society have fed this conflict within us that asks, “Why should I do more than I have to?” What’s wrong with just getting by? The answer to that question is […]

The Witness of Work


Colossians 3:23 – 24.  God’s view of work is quite different from the view many people have of work. To some folks the ideal occupation is one that doesn’t keep them too occupied. The Bible reveals that some of the common ideas and understanding about work are in fact myths. In this sermon, preached on […]

Free Rides Aren’t Free


9/06/09 (Video version edited for “O Worship the King” broadcast on KWHE TV) Labor Day is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It was a strong work ethic that built this country. People were not afraid to roll up their sleeves and go to work. Unfortunately, today there seem to be […]