Song of Work & Family (Psalm 127)
November 1, 2020
God renews our perspective and purpose of work and family.
RENEWING OUR PERSPECTIVE ON WORK (1-2)
- The Heart of Work
We can work in vain
Work in not a curse (Gen. 1:1, 2:2, 2:5)
- We can work with hope and purpose
- The Hands of Work
- Godless Striving
- Laziness (2 Thess. 3:10-12)
- Effortless Striving (Colossians 1:29)
- Do you work in despair or with dependence on God?
RENEWING OUR PERSPECTIVE ON FAMILY (3-5)
- Family as an Illustration of Fruitful labor
- Culture’s Broken Perspective
- God’s Redeemed Perspective
- God created us for work and family (Genesis 1 &2)
- Sin brought toil to our work and brokenness into the family (Genesis 3)
- God redeems work and family through Jesus and invites us in to living our his redemptive purposes (Romans 8:20-21).