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Working for Peace

February 25, 2021

Today's daily devotional from Moody Bible Institute: Cartoons often depict our conscience as a tiny angel standing on one shoulder, telling you...

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  • Romans February 25, 2021

Israel: The Working Prostitute

March 2, 2018

Israel: The Working Prostitute The film Pretty Woman grossed $463 million and made a star of Julia Roberts. Roberts plays the role of Vivian, a prostitute hired by a man named Edward, and unexpectedly their assignation leads them to fall in love. But the popular romantic comedy glosses over the gritty and tragic realities of women engaged...

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  • Sovereignty March 2, 2018

Working without Fanfare

July 26, 2014

Working without Fanfare Alex is an electrical engineer at a midsize company in the Midwest. Like a lot of people, sometimes he enjoys the projects that come his way and sometimes he doesn’t, but he’s always competent and willing to go the extra mile to deliver excellent value to his employer. What Alex doesn’t do is talk about the extra mile.

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Working for Jesus

July 4, 2015

Working for Jesus Bible colleges like Moody Bible Institute often distinguish themselves from Christian colleges that focus on the liberal arts by emphasizing that their mission is to train students for “vocational” ministry or “full-time Christian service.” This does not mean that paid professionals are the only people doing ministry in...

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Living and Working in Christ

July 10, 2014

Living and Working in Christ After being reconciled to God, Paul dedicated his life to the work of reconciling others to God through his preaching and letters. Among his missionary travels was a three-year stint in Ephesus, during which a man named Epaphras was converted to Christianity. Epaphras, in turn, journeyed to Colossae and helped...

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Faithful Interpreters: God and Man Working Together

March 6, 2014

Faithful Interpreters: God and Man Working Together The founder of the Salvation Army said to his fellow “soldiers”: “Faith and works should travel side by side, step answering to step, like the legs of men walking. First faith, and then works; and then faith again, and then works again—until they can scarcely distinguish which is the one...

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Working in the Face of Hostility

July 25, 2014

Working in the Face of Hostility The book of Daniel begins with the tragic end of the kingdom of Judah when the Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar overthrew Jerusalem. As was the custom in the ancient Near East, the victor took as slaves the very best of the vanquished country’s young men. Thus Daniel and his three friends were plunged into one...

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Whistle While You Work

September 11, 2013

Whistle While You Work In the 1937 Disney animated film Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, a beautiful girl finds a cabin in the woods inhabited by seven short laborers. Trying to be useful as she hides from the wicked queen, Snow White tidies their cabin. While she sweeps, she sings a merry tune called “Whistle While You Work”: “When hearts...

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Hope and Work

July 30, 2015

Hope and Work Eugene Peterson’s father was a butcher. “I always thought of my father as a priest,” Peterson writes. “He wore a white butcher’s apron as he presided over the work of slaughtering heifers and pigs, dressing them out, cutting them up.” For Peterson, the butcher shop did not seem that different from the place of worship. It was...

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A Generous Work Completed

November 19, 2013

A Generous Work Completed In about six weeks, countless Americans will make New Year’s resolutions—to keep in touch with friends, to eat better, to lose weight. The number of gym memberships will soar in January as people resolve to make this year a healthier one. Unfortunately, by February very few will have continued either the gym membership...

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