Morning Light – April 12th, 2016 Today: [Job Twenty-Nine] Do Good Works Leverage God? In this chapter Job looks longingly back at his past prosperity. He believes that now God has unfairly abandoned him. Did God abandon Job? If you are suffering could that ever be properly construed that God is punishing us in some way? On what basis does God bless us and put us in a place of advantage? Because of good works or moral excellence? Or because of God’s grace and tender mercy? [Job 29:1-25 KJV] 1 Moreover Job continued his parable, and said, 2 Oh that I were as [in] months past, as [in] the days [when] God preserved me; 3 When his candle shined upon my head, [and when] by … (click link or title to continue)
Morning Light – April 11th, 2016 Today: [Job Twenty-Eight] Is Wisdom What You Know or Who You Know? In this chapter Job decries the lack of wisdom among men. He compares the pursuit of wisdom to the efforts men make to mine precious gems and metals from the earth. From Job’s standpoint wisdom is to be sought after by much effort that will rarely meet with success. Is this the New Testament idea of wisdom? Is wisdom only for the few? 1 Co. 1:30 tells us that our wisdom is not something we learn but rather God makes Jesus to be our wisdom – in His person and not in our efforts of religious striving to become more “wise” or “deep” in the things of … (click link or title to continue)
Apostolic Ministry and Stewardship Apostle Don Matison and Prophet Russ Walden minister in a Prophetic Small Group regarding insights into Apostolic Stewardship in the Kingdom as it relates to God’s people.