Stop Stealing from Your Boss

This post is third in our study of 9 Ways to Honor God at Work.

Stop stealing from your boss!

Oh, I’m sorry. You aren’t that kind of person. You are not a thief.

You’re a kind, decent, industrious employee who would never think of skimming anything off the top. You are the type of employee who shows up five minutes early every day, to be sure you’re never late.

But are you keeping your paycheck to yourself? Do you spend all the money on yourself? That might be just as bad, according to Scripture.

Let the thief no longer steal, but rather let him labor, doing honest work with his own hands, so that he may have something to share with anyone in need.
– Ephesians 4:28, ESV

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