How to Serve a Bad Boss
January nineteen how to serve a bad boss. Rendering service with a goodwill as to the Lord and not to man knowing that whatever good. Anyone does this? He will receive back from the Lord whether he is a bond servant or is free. If he should six seven through eight. Consider these five things from if he's in six seven through eight in connection with your job. One. A call to radically Lord centered living. This is a stunning compared to the way. We usually live poll says that all our work should be done as work for Christ. Not for any human supervisor with goodwill, render service as to the Lord and not to man. This means that we will think of the Lord in what we're doing at work. We will ask why would the Lord like this done? How would the Lord like this done? When would the Lord like this done will the Lord helped me to do this? What effect will this have for the Lord's honor? In other words, being Christian means radically Lord centered living and working to a call to be a good person. Lord centered. Living means being a good person and doing good things Paul says with a good will render service, whatever good each one does. And Jesus said that when we let our light shine men will see our good works and give glory to our father in heaven. Matthew, five sixteen. Three power to do a good job for inconsiderate earthly employers. Paul's aim is to empower Christians with Lord centered motives to go on doing good for supervisors who are not considered. How do you keep on doing good in a job when your boss, ignores you or even criticizes you? Paul's answer is stop thinking about your boss as your main supervisor and start working for the Lord. Do this in the very duties given to you by your earthly supervisor four. Encouragement that nothing. Good is done in vain. Perhaps the most amazing sentence of all is this whatever good. Anyone does this? He will receive back from the Lord. This is amazing everything what ever good. Anyone does? Every little thing you do. That is good is seen and valued and rewarded by the Lord. And he will pay you back for not in the sense that you have earned anything as if you could put him in your debt. He owns you and everything in the universe. He owes us nothing, but he freely graciously chooses to reward off for all the good things done in faith, five and courage meant that insignificant status on earth is no hindrance to great reward in heaven, the Lord will reward every good thing you do. Whether he is a bond servant or is free. Your supervisor may think you're a nobody Amir bond servants. So. Speak or he meant out even know you exist that doesn't matter. The Lord knows you exist and in the end, no faithful service will be in vain.