Posted on Thursday, Aug 25, 2022 by K-LOVE Pastors
Unemployment can take a heavy toll on a person’s finances, family, and self-esteem. It has the potential to cause months – if not years – of hardship and pain. Most people will experience a season of unemployment at least once in their life. The following are resources meant to guide you through unemployment struggles.
How is this issue related to sin and the fall of man?
How does God redeem our seasons of unemployment?
What biblical warnings/admonishes do we find in the Scriptures?
Powerful verses to carry you through unemployment hardships
‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ says the Lord. ‘They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.’ - Jeremiah 29:11 NLT
Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need and thank him for all he has done. - Philippians 4:6 NLT
But if there are any poor Israelites in your towns when you arrive in the land the Lord your God is giving you, do not be hard-hearted or tightfisted toward them. Instead, be generous and lend them whatever they need. - Deuteronomy 15:7-8 NLT
So, don’t worry about these things, saying, ‘What will we eat? What will we drink? What will we wear?’ These things dominate the thoughts of unbelievers, but your heavenly Father already knows all your needs. Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and he will give you everything you need. - Matthew 6:31-33 NLT
And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them. - Romans 8:28 NLT
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