“There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.”
– Job 1:1
“Unselfishness, the principle of God’s kingdom, is the principle that Satan hates; its very existence he denies. From the beginning of the great controversy he has endeavored to prove God’s principles of action to be selfish, and he deals in the same way with all who serve God. To disprove Satan’s claim is the work of Christ and of all who bear His name….
“When he hath tried me,” he said, “I shall come forth as gold.” So it came to pass. By his patient endurance he vindicated his own character, and thus the character of Him whose representative he was…. The Lord gave Job twice as much as he had before…. So the Lord blessed the latter end of Job more than his beginning.”
Theme for the month of March 2013: We Enroll in the School of Christ
- 60/365: We Learn of Christ (365daysofpromise.wordpress.com)
- 65/365: Beware of Flattery (365daysofpromise.wordpress.com)