Today, we commence a new series of blogs from Graham Hooper, author of?“Undivided – closing the faith-life gap”. ?We have already interviewed Graham here?so it is very exciting to have him now providing further wisdom gleaned from his years of experience in the workplace!
?Blessed is the one who finds wisdom, the one who gains understanding? (3:13)
The book of Proverbs deals with everyday life. We don?t learn there much about prayer, or worship, or the doctrines of salvation or the afterlife. But we do find there great wisdom on living and working in a godless world.
Derek Kidner, my favourite commentator on the book of Proverbs, commented that it ?seldom takes you to church?. He goes on to explain what he means. ?It calls across to you in the street about some everyday matter…Its function in Scripture is to put godliness into working clothes, to name business and society as spheres in which we are to acquit ourselves with credit to our Lord… ? .? [Read more…] about Wisdom at Work #1 – Wisdom for the everyday