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Posted by on Oct 14, 2015 in Work | 0 comments

3 Signs We’ve Made Work an Idol

3 Signs We’ve Made Work an Idol

  I think we were arguing about asparagus. I had just sat down to dinner with my wife and three daughters (soon to be four), and amidst that cacophony of noise and food flying to plates, I started to eat. I love asparagus. I really do. But when I waited until half way through the meal to put in on my plate, my wife made a comment, I retorted, and before I knew it, we were arguing about asparagus. She went downstairs and I started clearing the table, bewildered at what just had happened. My three girls were silent. So, in a vain attempt at humble confession, I said to our 6 year-old, “Sierra, there’s sin in the world. One day Jesus will come and wipe away all of our sin. You know what sin is, right Sierra?” She replied. “Oh yeah dad. Like when you put Denver Institute in the place of God.” I froze. What did she say? We had made no mention of work all night....

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