As part of a culture which is straining after the American dream, Christian families are struggling to keep things together in many cases. It is taking two incomes and longer hours to achieve that illusive thing we call success. How shall we work in this demanding world and nurture our families at the same time?
First, we must try to get a biblical perspective on the place our employment occupies in our lives. The goal is that we might practice “godliness with contentment.” Relentless pursuit of riches and ruthless competitiveness are foreign to the work ethics of the Bible.