Monday Musings

Unsearchable God

“‘And he said to man, “Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom, and to turn away from evil is understanding”’” (Job 28:28). Job’s emotions are all over the place throughout the book that bears his name. When he first learns that he has lost everything, his initial reaction is to bless God. “‘The… Continue reading Unsearchable God

Monday Musings

Sustaining Creator

“‘Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth? Tell me, if you have understanding. Who determined its measurements—surely you know!’” (Job 38:4-5). The majority of the book of Job is made up of Job’s complaints and his friends’ rebukes. Job just wants answers for why all this is happening to him, and… Continue reading Sustaining Creator

Monday Musings

Stars and Worms

            “‘Behold, even the moon is not bright, and the stars are not pure in his eyes; how much less man, who is a maggot, and the son of man, who is a worm!’” (Job 25:6).             The book of Job is a well-known story, featuring a man whom God declared upright, more than any… Continue reading Stars and Worms