A Labor Day of Love

A Labor Day of Love

He said, “It is finished” John 19:30      Lord Jesus, on this Labor Day 2018, we praise you for our vocations and the gift of work. By our various vocations, we provide for our families and participate in the Creation Mandate—our calling to steward resources, make culture, and fill the earth with your glory. What a privilege and honor. But even more so, we’re grateful for your finished work, Jesus—for your perfect and complete “labor of love.” Everything changed when you cried out from the cross, “It is finished!” We rest and rejoice in the once-and-for-all-ness of your redeeming work on our behalf. That’s…