But where else are we going to sing it? This is where we live!
Like food and drink, work is nourishment. Work is enjoyable when it’s good for the soul. It’s soul-food.
They are stunned, these friends of Jesus. Gobsmacked. Flummoxed. They have been walking with the resurrected god-man Jesus, and now he’s gone.
Playing it safe for the sake of a career is like staying behind in the dark, a sure path to stumbling.
To a certain extent, the gift of work is outwardly focused, bringing healing and restoration to a hurting world. But it has internal implications, too. Part of the goodness of work is that we are renovated through it and by it.