Who said life was supposed to lack difficulties? “The truth behind all of this is that we have been given all of the spiritual resources necessary to overcome our life problems. We can learn how to “adult.” We can overcome depression and anxiety. We can even find meaning in the monotones and inconsistencies of life. We just need to learn to instinctively turn to the rich resources we have in reading God’s Word and prayer.”
In this post, Colin Hansen asks, “What gives any preacher the right to stand up at least once a week for, say, half an hour and claim to speak on behalf of God?”
Here, we see that ordinary work is valuable, God-honoring work, but it must be seen through the right lens.