UNAIR NEWS – Working is an inseparable part of human life. Through working, people earn their living to provide for their life. But, working is not only to fulfill our life in this world but also in the afterlife. It was the message presented from the routine Islamic gathering of Universitas Airlangga academicians on Wednesday, November 23.
It was held in Adi Sukadana Faculty of Social and Political Sciences (FISIP) UNAIR and the sermon was delivered by Prof.Dr. Abdullah Shahab, M.Sc. In his sermon, ustaz Abdullah Shahab said that every individual must have objectives in life.
“Our life objectives is none other than to get God’s blessings. Therefore, let’s work to get the blessings from Allah SWT,” said the ITS professor.
Ustaz Abdullah Shahab also said that working is also a God’s will. We are obliged to work and get God’s blessings. “It is difficult to work in order to get God’s blessings as our hearts clouded with worldly desires,” he said.
Uztaz Abdullah Shahab also added that sincere efforts to get God’s blessing at work will bring people personal satisfaction. “If we work sincerely to get God’s blessings, we’ll get good partners and make investment for the afterlife, we’ll get further from anger, envy and slander,” he said.
Furthermore, ustaz Abdullah Shahab in his sermon also said that human must be useful to others. So does working, we must contribute to others in our work. (*)
Author : Faridah Hari
Editor: Nuri Hermawan