Church in the Canyon

Sermons from Church in the Canyon, a PCA church in Calabasas, CA

” Job’s Second Prayer “

January 12th, 2020

" Job’s Second Prayer "

Job 10:1-22

January 12, 2020

Pastor Bob Bjerkaas


1. Job’s Plight
        a. God is almighty, Job is weak
        b. God is holy, Job is sinful
        c. Job knows that he cannot answer God
2. Job’s Lament
        a. Are your judgments like ours? 1-7
        b. Will you destroy the work of your hands? 8-12
        c. I am in a lose/lose situation! 13-17
        d. Let me die in peace. 18-22

3. A Prayer Like Job’s?
        a. Insecure/Indirect
        b. Honest
        c. Clear
        d. Sad

       How do we “apply” a passage like this one? Should we pray this way?
       Hope for our imperfect prayers! Romans 8:26-27
       What will you pray?