20 March 2022 PM – Job 2:11-3:26 – Job2022 – Scott Childs
Introduction: Lamentation is a cry of sorrow and grief. It is an expression of grief, suffering, sadness or regret. Lamentation is a passionate expression of grief or sorrow. It shows publicly that you feel sad or disappointed about something.
Here in the prelude of the book of Job, both Job and his friends go through a week of lamentation together.
Transition: In this opening scene of Job’s suffering, God gives us a look at their lamentation that we may gain helpful insights on this painful topic.
Job’s friends quietly lamented (2:11-13)