Resources on Dave Peterson

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How to Fly without Leaving the Ground Article by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/how-fly-without-leaving-ground Article by Dave Peterson Topics: Heaven , Earth , God's Will , Prayer Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson reflects on Matthew 6:10. In the Lord’s prayer, we pray for heaven to come here on earth. Needy or Greedy? Knowing When Enough Is Enough Sermon Starter/Outline by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/needy-or-greedy-knowing-when-enough-enough Sermon Starter/Outline by Dave Peterson Topics: Prayer , Bread , Provision , Greed Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson's sermon starter on Matthew 6:11 reflects on Jesus' invitation to pray for daily bread. This prayer asks God "not only to supply our needs but also to control our greed." How to Live in a Broken World Article by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/how-live-broken-world-0 Article by Dave Peterson Topics: Judgment , Mercy , Jesus , Sermon on the mount Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson reflects on Matthew 7:1-5, writing that one of the most powerful virtues Jesus gives us is mercy. Where Am I Supposed to Be? Article by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/where-am-i-supposed-be Article by Dave Peterson Topics: Sin , Forgiveness , Prayer , Morality Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson reflects on Matthew 6:12, writing that sin can be understood as not being where you are supposed to be. He’s Our Father and We Love Him Article by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/hes-our-father-and-we-love-him Article by Dave Peterson Topics: Father , Glory , Prayer , Love Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson reflects on the opening line of the Lord’s Prayer (Matthew 6:9) and writes that when we hallow God’s name, we give him glory, and he gives weight to our lives. What Will Heaven Be Like? Sermon Starter/Outline by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/what-will-heaven-be Sermon Starter/Outline by Dave Peterson Topics: Creation , Heaven , Earth Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson's sermon starter on Matthew 6:10 offers scriptural evidence that "God loves creation and has big plans to restore it." Foolproof Investment Advice from Jesus Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/foolproof-investment-advice-jesus Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Money , Discipleship , Evangelism Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson's devotional on Matthew 6:19 describes how having even a few earthly treasures can actually make us desire them more. How can we shift our desires away from these fading riches? Gnats, Camels, and the Mercy of God Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/gnats-camels-and-mercy-god Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Mercy , Forgiveness , Compassion Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson reflects on Matthew 5:7 and the biblical vision of mercy, its fragility, its susceptibility to misuse, and its indestructibility. Find Focus in a World of Distraction Article by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/find-focus-world-distraction Article by Dave Peterson Topics: Purity , Heart , Beatitudes , Holiness Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Dave Peterson reflects on Matthew 5:8, writing about the challenge of maintaining a purity of heart in the midst of life’s many distractions. When You Don’t Know How to Pray Article by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/when-you-dont-know-how-pray Article by Dave Peterson Topics: Matthew , Prayer , Humility Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Pondering on Matthew 6:5, Dave Peterson reminds us the importance of persistent prayer. Peterson asks, "What does it mean to you to pray in secret?" Being a Friend of Humankind Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/being-friend-mankind Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Image of God , Love your neighbor , Compassion , Discipleship Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Taking inspiration from Matthew 5:43-48, this devotional by Dave Peterson encourages readers to become friends of humankind by searching for the image of God in every person and by treating everyone with warmth and compassion The Secret of a Happy Life Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/secret-happy-life Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Generosity , Joy , Blessing Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Reflecting on the difficulty of Matthew 5:42, this devotional by Dave Peterson discusses both Jesus' "call to a radically generous lifestyle" and how "generosity" leads to "a happy life." Peterson encourages free lending and giving. Set Others Up for Success Article by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/set-others-success-0 Article by Dave Peterson Topics: Grace , Patience , Ministry , Relationship Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling In this reflection on Matthew 7:6, Dave Peterson encourages readers to maintain reasonable expectations for others. A Generous Father Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/wait-theres-more Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Prayer , Sermon on the mount Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling A devotional reflection by Dave Peterson on Matthew 6:7-8. Peterson explores the patience of God, in contrast to the pagan gods of Jesus's day, in hearing our prayers without endless attention. Stay Salty, My Friend Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/stay-salty-my-friend Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Gift , Sermon on the mount , Neighbor , Community Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling A devotional reflection by Dave Peterson on Matthew 5:13. Peterson writes that Christians' identity as the "salt of the earth" is a calling not to separate from the world, but to "season" the world. Why Does God Allow Suffering? Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/why-does-god-allow-suffering Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Suffering , Jesus , Paul , Heaven Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Drawing from Matthew 5:10, Dave Peterson wrestles with the biblical idea that suffering is a Christian's lifelong companion, and how the hope and mystery of heaven is always promised even in the midst of that suffering. Course-Correcting Prayer Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/course-correcting-prayer Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Prayer , Relationship , Sermon on the mount Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling A devotional reflection by Dave Peterson on Matthew 6:9-13. Peterson compares prayer, as Christ teaches through the Lord's Prayer, to both a sewing pattern and booster rockets that correct a spacecraft's course. HELP! I'm in over My Head! Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/help-im-over-my-head Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Lord's Prayer , Sin , Salvation , God's Deliverance Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling In this devotional on Matthew 6:13, Dave Peterson reflects on what "Deliver us from the evil one" means. The deliverance we need is more than just the tweaking of a few bad habits—we need supernatural assistance. 10,000 Hours of Piety Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/10000-hours-piety Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Faithfulness , Free Will , Good works , Piety Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Asserting that practicing piety enables one's will to embody obedience to God, this devotional by Dave Peterson on Matthew 6 contrasts the dissatisfaction of being admired by people with the satisfaction of being acknowledged by God. Four Tips on Sexual Purity from Jesus Devotional by Dave Peterson https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/four-tips-sexual-purity-jesus Devotional by Dave Peterson Topics: Sexuality , Purity , Discipline , Lust Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling This devotional by Dave Peterson on Matthew 5:27-30 reflects the importance of sexual purity to Jesus. Peterson discusses lust, temptation, spiritual disciple, pornography, and the gift of sexual intimacy.

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