Elihu: If There Should Be an Angel

Elihu: If There Should Be an Angel

Job 32:1-10 1So these three men ceased to answer Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes. 2Then Elihu son of Barachel the Buzite, of the family of Ram, became angry. He was angry at Job because he justified himself rather than God; 3he was angry also at Job’s...

Zophar: Wild Ass of a Man

Job 2:11-13 11When the three friends of Job heard of all this misfortune that had come upon him, they came each one from his own place: Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, Zophar the Naamathite. They agreed to come together to console him and to comfort him....

Bildad: We Are of Yesterday

Job 2:11-13* 11When the three friends of Job heard of all this misfortune that had come upon him, they came each one from his own place: Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, Zophar the Naamathite. They agreed to come together to console him and to comfort him....

Eliphaz: I Would Still Seek God

Today’s scripture passage is a long one, so instead of reading it prior to the sermon, I’m going to intersperse the reading with the sermon throughout. It’s all printed in your bulletin, so I’d encourage you to follow along as we go. When my...

Job’s Wife: Bless God and Die

Job 2:7-9 (NRSV) 7So Satan went out from the presence of the Lord, and inflicted loathsome sores on Job from the sole of his foot to the crown of his head. 8Job took a potsherd with which to scrape himself, and sat among the ashes. 9Then his wife said to him, ‘Do you...