Scripture: Psalm 16
What is David's approach in response to this hardship?
Application - Your response to any circumstances of hardship and difficulties
Scripture: Job 1:6-22
We look at Job's first challenge and his response and his commitment to God.
The story of Job asks us to reflect: For what reason do you love God?
- Do we purely love God for God and because He first loved us?
- Do we love God because of the benefits and blessings that come from loving God?
Scripture: Job 1:1-5
Who is like Job, God asked?
Job the Man of God
- The person of Job: He lived with Godly character (1:1)
- The purity of Job: He feared God (1:1)
- The posterity of Job: He was blessed by God (1:2-3)
- The piety of Job: He honoured God (1:4-5)