|Staying in the Word|
Chapter Six, Lesson Two
THE SPIRIT FILLED LIFE - Part 7 Page
** But what if my boss is unfair, what if he is not even a Christian and tries to take advantage of my good work ethic?
Now back in Ephesians 6:5
** Throughout this marvelous epistle Paul has given us the wisdom of God, and right here in this simple command he gives us the key to a successful career. What attitudes are we to maintain as we submit to our employer?
** Is Paul asking for us to shrink back in fear each time our boss walks by?
** So if we have to show respect, is it alright to fake it on the outside while hating our employer on the inside?
V. 6 ** As we strive to do this from a "sincere" heart, Paul knows that we are going to be surrounded by the sinful motives of those who do not know God. To which of those motives does Paul now refer?
** What is driving that kind of hypocritical work ethic?