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July 5 -- power

Today’s Bible reading and an excerpt

Read Job 38

Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge?
Gird up your loins like a man, 657 more words

Deep People Make Disciples

Job Chapters 34-36

Elihu Cont.’d

Chapter 34

34:11 What goes around comes around. We see a lot of justice in the book of Job. Although things are unfair and even painful for a little while, God repays everyone for what they’ve done. 284 more words


Job 37: Elihu's final blast

Elihu spent this chapter detailing how powerful God is and challenging Job to compare himself to God or question Him. Whilst the description of God’s power and majesty are certainly truthful, what Elihu missed is God’s love for mankind. 189 more words


Job Chapters 32-33


Chapter 32

32:8-9 Elihu recognizes that all divine wisdom comes from God. He also recognizes that wisdom can come from age and experience but not always (I Tim 4:12). 328 more words


Job 36: One perfect in knowledge is with you

Can one start a blog post with a snort of derision? What do you think of the first few verses of this chapter? They are in the NIV version as follows: 260 more words


The Job Series: What Type of Encourager are You?

“A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.” (Proverbs 17:17, KJV) Unlike “fair weather” friends, our true friends support us during good and bad times. 451 more words

Apostle Paul

Elihu 35: He multiplies words

Again Elihu set up strange illogical arguments. He first of all challenged Job’s assertion that God would clear him (verse 2) with Job’s point that there is no reason to do what God says because we gain nothing by not sinning. 140 more words