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Book Review: Business for the Glory of God
Grudem, W. (2003). Business for the glory of God: The Bible’s teaching on the moral goodness of business. Wheaton: IL: Crossway. ISBN: 9781581345179.
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What will be noted in this report is the review of author Wayne Grudem's Book Business for The Glory of God. Summarized points will be given on the authors main positions of showing that business is not an evil pursuit, but essentially a great pursuit. What will also be summarized is how simply engaging in business (good) can glorify God. Mr. Grudem also made great points in chapter 9 on borrowing and lending and even through chapter 10 attitudes of the heart is the shortest chapter is stands to be one of the most important. In the conclusion of this book review I will give my overall opinion to say will the author make an impact on the readers he intend to reach.
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Business for the Glory of God is very passionate but also informational. The author beings this book by clearly letting the reader know that business is not evil. The author understands and explains that the business world has gotten a lot of bad misrepresentation from big business scandals in recent years. Which has cause the morally rate of business to drop extremely low. As Mr. Grudem said “the idea of business in itself comes under a dark cloud of suspicion.”(W. Grudem) This ideal is not true at all God wants us to allow him to be a part of every aspect of our lives. This has also made it appear that God is not in the order of business and that business is not a part of serving God. This is not true either; business is essentially a great pursuit because it glorifies God. The bible say in John 4:23 “Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father Seeks.”(Bible hub) our daily lives represent worship as we live move and have our being. The Father is seeking for those to worship him and glorify him, and operating in various aspects of business, which could include p...