Job 1:1-6

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Wealth can corrupt but it can also be used for great good. Also parents need to be concerned with their children’s spiritual lives and recognize that they do commit sin. And we need to make time to pray for our families daily.

Job 10:7-22

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We can never earn salvation from God but we can be confident in our salvation if we have obeyed the Gospel and lived faithfully in His sight. At our very best we can only do exactly what He asked us to do. We can never exceed His expectations and we can never do enough good works to make up for … Read More

Job 11:1-6

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Shame may bring about repentance that would not have come otherwise. However we must be careful not to disrupt other people’s lives through gossip. We must not be cruel with our brethren but if we do find ourselves at odds with a brother or sister we need to resolve that conflict peacefully and try to improve our relationship with him … Read More

Job 1:11-21

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God cares about us and protects us but there are times when our faith will be tested. We can find encouragement in seeing others overcome their struggles. We have to be careful not to let our service to God be motivated purely by selfish reasons. And we must not blame God when bad things happen to us.

Job 13:1-28

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We can always put our full trust in God. We can trust in Him when we go into the valley of the shadow of death and whenever we are facing persecution. Every life has its share of troubles but we should not be pessimistic about life. We can have a better outlook on life by increasing our faith in God … Read More

Job 11:6-20

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It’s important for us to live in the way God commands us and it’s best to do so from the youngest possible age. We have to realize we will face persecution for our faith even when we are living upright. And we need to protect ourselves from evil influence by avoiding bad company.

Job 14:1-22

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The Bible never teaches reincarnation. We have one chance to live and prepare for the Final Judgment. We don’t suffer more pain or distress in this world because of sins committed in a past life nor will we experience greater blessings because of good behavior in a former life.

Job 16:1-22

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There are several types of prayer which we may offer up to God. For example we may pray for thanksgiving to show Him our appreciation for His blessings. We can pray for supplication of our daily needs. And we can pray for intercession on behalf of others. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.

Job 15:1-35

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We must not let anything hinder our prayers and we have to deal with anything that does. Conflicts with brethren vain repetition and busy schedules can all be hindrances to our prayers.

Job 17:1-18:13

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There’s always something we can do to serve God so long as we live. We need to consider our purposes thoroughly and pray about them before we commit to them. Our primary focus needs to be serving the Lord. Our purposes may be frustrated temporarily but God’s opponents cannot succeed in the end.