"…To serve God is for every one to remain in his vocation and calling, be it ever so mean and simple…"
“Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain. It is vain that you rise up early, and go late to rest, eating the bread of … more
In Ecclesiastes 2:17-26, “The “Preacher” is essentially saying: “I hate my work; I will work all the days of my life, and for what? To hand it off to someone else? He could be a fool for all I know. … more
What are you doing, my son? What are you doing, son of my womb? What are you doing, son of my vows? (Prov. 31:2) The mother in this proverb seems to be imploring her son to live a worthy life: … more