“Blessed is the one whom God corrects; so do not despise the discipline of the Almighty. (Job 5:17 NIV)
Theme: Grief, questions, understanding
I love the book of Job, this was probably the 3rd book I ever read in the Bible and I felt really connected and drawn to this book.
SWORD & SOAP
What do we learn about God?
God is all knowing and all powerful, he knows our hearts inside and out.
What do we learn about people?
People are weak and feeble-minded compared to God! The mistake we make is to try to understand God, it is impossible to do south of heaven!
“To God belong wisdom and power; counsel and understanding are his. (Job 12:13 NIV)
Is there a command to obey?
To give all power to God.
Is there a command to follow?
Don’t spend your energy trying to “figure out” God. God is going to do what God is going to do.