Agree with God

Job’s mates didn’t always give him the best advice, but in Job 22:21, Eliphaz tells Job, ‘Agree with God, and be at peace.’

He’s pretty much spot on. Wisdom can be described or explained as agreeing with God. And when we’ve settled that His take on any situation is definitely going to be more accurate than ours, we can try to understand from His perspective, trust Him, and be at peace.

Is there something going on in your life right now, about which you need to agree with God? Proverbs 9:12 reminds us, ‘If you become wise, you will be the one to benefit.’


Mac Daddy

Job, the original Mac Daddy back in the day was robbed of everything – wealth, health, support. He was clueless though about what God was doing in the background and that God was unashamedly proud of him.

While repeatedly being stabbed in the back by friends and family alike, Job makes this declaration: “Though He [God] slay me, yet I will hope [trust] in him” (Job 13:15 – Job was clueless about many things, yet he knew God was trustworthy. “Still, I know that God lives – the One who gives me back my life” (Job 19:25 – Maybe that’s what you need to know too