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“The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.”
Those wry words by newspaperman Arthur Brisbane capture a principle found throughout the Old and New Testaments: Work is a worthy and necessary pursuit if we’re to accomplish all that God asks of us. Yet as a Christian, your role in the work force may raise some puzzling questions:
- When it comes to ethics on the job, where does my responsibility to my employer end and my responsibility to God begin?
- How far should I go in witnessing to co-workers—or those whom I supervise?
- Because I’m in the work force and not in full-time ministry, am I neglecting the “real” work of advancing God’s kingdom?
In Wisdom for the Workplace, John MacArthur brings a practical, biblical perspective to your career—regardless of what it is. You’ll discover the keys to genuine job satisfaction, and be encouraged when you see how your career can have a vital, eternal impact for the Kingdom of God.