Daily Archives: September 4, 2017

Work of the Week: Labor

Today is Labor Day in the United States. It’s a holiday. And ironically many people have the day off work.

Labor Day was first purposed by Peter J. McGuire to honor America’s work force. The first Labor Day celebration was on September 5, 1882, in New York City. Today there will be speeches. Parades. Flags will fly. And folks will bar-b-que.

What is lost on many people today, and sadly some Christians, is the spiritual component to work. The Bible has a great deal to say about work and our relationships in our work. Continue reading

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