"Approaching Work; Approaching God"

Series: The Worth of Work

"Approaching Work; Approaching God"

January 21, 2024 | Rev. Dr. Brian Howard

Passage: Genesis 1:27-28

Adams Farm Community Church, Rev. Brian L. Howard, D. Min

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  1. Definition of Work:
    “Whatever tasks of service occupy us for large amounts of our time and energy”
  2. An Attitude of Adventure for Work:
    “Sometimes it’s frustrating, but it is a service to God and others…”
  3. Approach to Work:
    “...
    a productive Creation-caring effort that provides for my needs and the needs of others.”

             A.  Approach God with a Clear Identity (Gen 1:27)

             B.  Approach God with a Clear Mandate (Gen 1:28)

      4. Why Does The Mandate Break Down?

       5. God is The Worker (Gen. 1:1, Ex 20:11, Eph. 1:11-12)

       6. God is The “Boss” (Gen 2:15)

       7.  God Gave Us the Founder, Jesus (Heb. 2:10, 12:1-2)

Series Information

 How do work and faith mix? Can God be glorified through ordinary work?

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