Posts from May 2022

Posts from May 2022

Day 5 – MY WORK, A PART OF GOD’S WORK IN THE EARTH 

Bible reading: Matthew 5: 14 – 16  As Christians we sometimes wonder how we can make impact in our world outside the four walls of our church building. If you’re like me, a software engineer, you may sometimes find yourself in a tussle to see how what you do on a daily basis can really impact our immediate environment.   You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Matthew 5: 14…

Day 4- Retreat From Work To Advance To Work

Bible Reading: Genesis 28: 11-22, Genesis 2: 1-3  Have you ever written an examination that felt so simple?  You were so glad and convinced that you knew all the answers and so, you got to work. Questions 2, 3 and 5 looked simpler than the rest so you did those ones neatly and perfectly. You then decided to go over your work and you read the questions again. Alas! You see the instruction which you had earlier glossed over, “Answer…

Day 3- Seeing Work From God’s Perspective

Bible Reading: Matthew 25:14-30, Colossians 3:23-24  Love propels people to action. God’s love for humanity propelled Him to provide salvation for us through the works of Jesus.  Doing good works for God should not ideally be based on what we can receive from God in return. God’s love would not be unconditional if it was based solely on the quantity of work that we do for Him. Our desire to do good works and be consistent in doing good works…

Day 2 – Work is an Action Word (Work Hard, Do Good) 

Bible Reading: 2 Thessalonians 3:6-14  I remember at some point in time, after prayer, I’d carry this mindedness like “Oh Goodbye, God. See you the next time I pray”, or something like that, as though I was leaving God behind in those ‘sacred moments’.  We’ve all been there. Be honest.  Maybe for you, it would be that you walked from the doors of church on Sunday, or from your quiet time back to what you have felt is the ‘real…