Two Preachers and a Trucker – Humanity

Two Preachers and a Trucker – Humanity

Job 31:16-23 16 “If I have withheld anything that the poor desired,    or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail, 17 or have eaten my morsel alone,    and the orphan has not eaten from it— 18 for from my youth I reared the orphan like a father,    and from my...
Two Preachers and a Trucker – Community

Two Preachers and a Trucker – Community

Job 19:13-25 (Neal’s translation) 13 My family bonds He has severed;      I’m a stranger to ones who were close. 14 My kin-folk and friends are all gone;      I’m forgotten by guests in my home. 15 Even the house-maids don’t know me;      In...
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...
Consider Job

Consider Job

Job 1:1 – 2:13 Today’s scripture reading is the entire first two chapters of the book of Job. Since it’s a pretty long reading, I’m actually going to break it up and intersperse it with the sermon itself. In my two decades of adult life on this...