First a gentle reminder, if you haven't had a chance to fill out a pledge form, there's still time, but the sooner the better. Every little bit helps, whether you can give a dollar a month or $100 each week. Together we can reach our goal of a balanced budget.
Our reading today gives us Job's friend Eliphaz's first response to Job's complaint. He argues, gently that Job can trust God because God takes care of the righteous. As we'll see, this gentle correction becomes a fierce argument about how suffering and righteousness really relate.