Book Review: Job for Everyone @SPCKPublishing

Job for Everyone by John Goldingay Series: For Everyone Series Also in this series: New Testament Wisdom For Everyone Published by SPCK Publishing on April 2013 Genres: Biblical Studies, Commentary Pages: 224 Format: Paperback   Why do bad things happen to good people?   Job is a good man, blessed with children and great riches. Then, for no apparent reason, he is abandoned to terrible suffering. His children die, his wealth is stolen and he develops a foul disease. His wife tells him to curse God, and his friends no longer believe he’s the upright man they thought he was.…

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Everything you do is training…

The Servant King: I stand amazed and in awe at Jesus as the Servant King Recently, I’ve been putting my academic situation at the foot of the cross and questioning whether God really wants me at university. This isn’t so that I can just go and get a job at all. It’s about full time ministry. I don’t want to concentrate on that in this short post, but what I do want to concentrate on is something a lecturer of mine who teaches Christian worship said to me today: “Dean. Everything you do is preparing you and sanctifying you to…

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