GOOD READS: BOOKS ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF WORK AND THE GOSPEL
5 Reasons Why Our Work Matters to God– Daniel Darling
The gospel changes the way we see our work. It adds a newfound significance. It elevates us from hum drum, cynical employees to servants of the King. Every day may not feel like heaven, but every day at the job matters in heaven.
A Labor Day of Love (Prayer for Labor Day- from 2018) – Scotty Smith
But even more so, we’re grateful for your finished work, Jesus—for your perfect and complete “labor of love.” Everything changed when you cried out from the cross, “It is finished!” We rest and rejoice in the once-and-for-all-ness of your redeeming work on our behalf. That’s the one job that was done right the first time and is forever finished. Hallelujah!
7 Things You Don’t Need to Know about Labor Day– Trevin Wax
Labor Day Reflections on Work– Matthew Harmon