My Work, God’s Plan #1 – Made to Work (Genesis 1:27-2:15)

Read the Bible passage

Service outline

Work: a love/hate relationship

  1. Made to work

Genesis 1:26-28

Genesis 2:15

Colossians 3:17

  1. The ‘Fall’ affects our work

Genesis 3:17 

  1. The Necessity of Work

 Thessalonians 3:6, 10.

A diagnostic framework for Work

Exploring some implications

  • Work and self-worth
  • Should we fulfil our potential?
  • Should we look for Job satisfaction?
  • What about work and money?

Work is inevitably a ‘mixed bag’