Where Were You

Where Were You

Job 38:1-7, 34-41 1 Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind: 2 ‘Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge? 3 Gird up your loins like a man, I will question you, and you shall declare to me. 4 ‘Where were you when I laid the foundation of the...
It Ain’t Fair

It Ain’t Fair

Job 30:16-31 16 ‘And now my soul is poured out within me; days of affliction have taken hold of me. 17 The night racks my bones, and the pain that gnaws me takes no rest. 18 With violence he seizes my garment; he grasps me by the collar of my tunic. 19 He has cast me...
Job’s Prayer of Anguish

Job’s Prayer of Anguish

Job 7:1-21 1 Do not human beings have a hard service on earth, and are not their days like the days of a laborer? 2 Like a slave who longs for the shadow, and like laborers who look for their wages, 3 so I am allotted months of emptiness, and nights of misery are...
Wisdom in the Book of Job

Wisdom in the Book of Job

Today is our final sermon on virtues in the Book of Job. We’ve talked about Love, Beauty, and Truth, but today we talk about wisdom. I have to confess, I feel just a little bit unqualified on this subject. Most of the times in my life when I have been called...