“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Romans 6:23, ESV)

02/12/2018 – Evening Service: Job’s summary defence of himself

Bible Readings:

Jobs 29 – 31

Sermon Outline:

I  The good old days – Ch. 29

II  But now!  – Ch. 30

Job 30:20–23 (NKJV)

20 “I cry out to You, but You do not answer me;

I stand up, and You regard me.

21 But You have become cruel to me;

With the strength of Your hand You oppose me.

22 You lift me up to the wind and cause me to ride on it;

You spoil my success.

23 For I know that You will bring me to death,

And to the house appointed for all living.

III  Job’s summary defense – Ch. 31

Job 30:1 (NKJV)

1 “But now they mock at me, men younger than I,

Whose fathers I disdained to put with the dogs of my flock.

Job 30:15 (NKJV)

15 Terrors are turned upon me;

They pursue my honor as the wind,

And my prosperity has passed like a cloud.