In addition to the New International Version (1985) of the Bible, the following resources were used in writing this sermon: Mark Adams, Work: Turning Drudgery Into Fulfillment, Redland Baptist Church, Rockville, MD, 9-3-00; David Brown, Worshipping Through My Work, Grace Baptist Church, Taipei, Taiwan, n.d.; William Hendriksen, Philippians, Colossians and Philemon in the New Testament Commentary, pp. 174-75; R. Kent Hughes, Colossians and Philemon in the Preaching the Word Commentary, p. 130-33; Bill Hybels, Honest to God?, pp. 135-51; Tommy Nelson, The Problem of Life with God, pp. 37-38; Charles Swindoll, Living on the Ragged Edge, pp. 61-63.