Work is a calling from God. Every job stinks. There is no perfect job. God is in control of who is in control.. If you can’t find a better job, this must be the best job. If you can’t respect the person, respect the position. If you want to be influential, become invaluable.
Speaker: Larry Osborne
Scripture: Colossians 3:17, Colossians 3:23-24, Mark 10:42-45, Daniel 1 - 6, Revelation 18:1-24
Topic: Work and Vocation
How do we discover God's will? By personally interacting with Scripture, by praying for and acting upon received wisdom and by seeking counsel from those living Christ-honoring lives. E xcerpts taken from Just Do Something by Kevin DeYoung
Scripture: Daniel 4:34-35, Esther 4:12-16, Deuteronomy 8:7-9, Proverbs 2:1-5
Topic: Knowing God's Will
Nebuchadnezzar demonstrates amazing leadership skills, but loses his kingdom for a time. Eventually, he listens to the wisdom of Daniel and repents. Leadership is a stewardship gift given for a time and a greater purpose beyond ourselves. Choosing humility is always better than being humbled. We are accountable for our lives before God.
Speaker: Glenn Barteau
Scripture: Daniel 4:25-37, Romans 3:22-24
King Nebuchadnezzar had no peers. He was the uncontested ruler of the world of the 6th century B.C. Babylon, his city, rose out of the desert plains like a Manhattan skyline. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon, which legend says he built for his wife, were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. His royal palace was immense. Its walls were 387 feet high and 87 feet thick....
Author: Max Lucado
Scripture: Daniel 4:25-25