“The Journey” is Living Springs’ commitment to read at least a chapter of the Bible every day. We all follow the same reading schedule so that we can encourage each other along the way. And our pastors post occasional blogs about the readings to instruct and inspire us.
Want to join the Journey? This week’s daily readings are listed below, along with some questions to guide your reading. Sign up for the Journey blog, and you’ll receive the weekly reading schedule in your email inbox!
What is Job’s opinion of the life of the wicked? When does Job want to see the wicked punished for their deeds? What point does Job try to convey to his friends when he says that the punishment of the wicked is reserved for the day of wrath?
What does Eliphaz accuse Job of claiming of himself? What accusations does Eliphaz make of Job? What point does Eliphaz make about God’s ability to see the deeds of the wicked? Why do the wicked still receive good from God?
What does Job wish to present his case before the seat of God? What does Job feel could be the result of his meeting with God? What does Job feel that God knows about him? Why is Job afraid of God?
According to Job, of whom do the wicked take advantage? According to Job, how does God react to the deeds of the wicked? Why does Job think that the mighty feel secure?
What is Bildad’s response to Job’s words?
How did Job discredit Bildad’s counsel? How did Job credit God’s counsel?