Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

March 11th, 2018

Billy Graham and Evelyn and R.G. LeTourneau

"America's Pastor" the Rev. Billy Graham died a week ago.  Yesterday, the nation honored him as the first religious leader to lie in honor at the Capitol Rotunda in Washington.  President Trump described Graham as "an ambassador for Christ who reminded the world of the power of prayer and...

February 11th, 2018

Work Is Not the Way It’s Supposed to Be

When I was a kid, my parents decided to build their own home. It was a marvelous plan – a beautiful house in the suburbs, custom-built on a wooded lot next to a lake. The builder they hired promised amazing things – several sliding glass doors so there would always be an unobstructed view...

February 8th, 2018

Help Us Make a Difference- By Shopping!

Do you want to contribute to our mission here at the Center for Faith & Work? Now you can—while you are doing your regular online shopping at your favorite stores. Supporting the Center for Faith & Work is now easier than ever with Project World Impact Fund. With PWI Fund, when you...

Channel(s): Community Impact
January 12th, 2018

Alumni Spotlight

Are you ready to get real? We know our LeTourneau University Alumni are! We are honored to announce the beginning of a new project called the Alumni Spotlight where we highlight ordinary people doing extraordinary work for the Kingdom of God in their workplaces and in their personal lives...

Channel(s): Alumni Corner
January 9th, 2018

Carpe Mondays

Need Encouragement? Prayers for Work Workplace Webinars Wednesday Wisdom Podcasts Mondays with RG Video profiles Curriculum   Live Events at Your Church or Group Taking Faith to Work Finding God’s Purpose for the Rest of Your Life Balancing Competing Time...

Channel(s): Alumni Corner
November 27th, 2017

Why Packing Lunches and Helping with Homework Have Eternal Value | Anna Arnold

by Anna Arnold Do you wonder what you’re accomplishing when you have to cajole and cheerlead your kids through their homework each night? Or how about getting up at the crack of dawn to play air-traffic controller for the morning routine—packing lunches, making...

November 25th, 2017

How to Boost Creativity in Yourself and Others

Michelangelo Buonarroti, Leonardo Da Vinci, Albert Einstein, and of course R.G. LeTourneau were all exceptional innovators and creative geniuses in their fields. But is creativity limited to a rare breed of innovative human beings?  Until recently, research about creativity...

via Bill Peel
October 31st, 2017

The Reformation at Work

On October 31, 500 years after Martin Luther posted his 95 Theses on the door of the church in Wittenberg, LeTourneau University held a day of common learning to Celebrate the Reformation. You can listen, watch, or read (below) Bill Peel's talk on how the reformation reformed our view...

October 30th, 2017

How We Can Foster Human Flourishing at Work

Every resident of planet earth has responsibility to foster human flourishing. God even called the Jewish exiles to seek the wellbeing of their enemies. Seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and pray to the LORD on its behalf; for in its welfare you will have...

October 15th, 2017

Building Houses for God's Glory | Merle and Dave Stoltzfus

David and Merle Stoltzfus take Psalm 127 very personally as residential developers in eastern Pennsylvania.  Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain. (Psalm 127:1)  But they don't just build structures, they build communities. Because they believe that...