Work As Service Keller Chapter 4 Summary

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Chapter 4 begins with the title Work as Service. Keller begins to expand on this idea by stressing the importance of ones contribution over ones own personal advancement. He describes it as being "a way to now love God who saved us freely." He follows this with an amazing statement that truly sums up the idea of working out of service that reads "Since we already have in Christ the things that other people work for - salvation, self worth, a good conscious and peace - now we may work simply to love God and our neighbors." Within this statement he truly unpacks what it means to serve out of the overflow of your heart and what God has done for you. In the following chapter Keller discusses the notion of work being fruitless due to the fall of

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