Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

February 22nd, 2015

The Gospel in Blue Jeans

When Johan Lam and Andrew Chen launched their line of men’s clothing in 2003, they named their new brand 3Sixteen, as in John 3:16. The quality of their products has attracted global attention, and today 3Sixteen is one of the fastest growing denim lines on the market. They offer a broad ...

February 15th, 2015

Is the Gap Between Pulpit & Pew Narrowing? Read the Latest Research

Dallas TX: New research conducted by the Barna Group for the Center for Faith & Work at​ LeTourneau University shows a substantial uptick in the number of pastors who say they preach on the topic of work. However, most church-goers still doubt the significance of their...

via ThirdPath
February 4th, 2015

Real Estate as an Extension of God’s Grace

This is an interview conducted by our friends at ThirdPath about the CEO and founder of The Haro Group (A residential real estate sales business).

via Bill Peel
February 1st, 2015

Luxury Gifts and the Gospel

In the first-century, followers of Jesus grew from a few hundred on the day of Pentecost to over six million by the end of the third century—considerable growth by anyone’s calculus. Rapid spread of the gospel was less about the work of religious professionals and more about ordinary...

January 28th, 2015

Two Ways to be an Ambassador of the Gospel at Work

How do people see us at work? How well do we represent our Lord in the workplace? As representatives of Jesus, it’s important that we realize how much our gospel witness is seen and heard in the context of our competence and character. Just like ambassadors don’t spend all their time at the...

Channel(s): Evangelism
via Bill Peel
January 20th, 2015

You May Be the Only Bible They Read

The workplace is filled with spiritually hungry people. Most of them, however, won't connect their own emptiness with their need for God unless they can see the difference Christ makes in a Christian's life.  Jesus could have designed a no-fail distribution strategy for the gospel, but...

via Bill Peel
January 19th, 2015

What Are Your Dreams for the Coming Year? They Might Be Too Small.

In 1954, a young man accepted the call to become the pastor of Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. Over the next fourteen years he devoted his life to confronting racism in America and mobilized thousands of Americans to join him in non-violent civil disobedience to laws...

January 19th, 2015

Tegu: Building Blocks to Rebuild Communities

The High Calling spoke with Chris and Will Haughey, co-founders of Tegu, about their company's mission in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Every toy the company sells contributes to reforestation and education efforts in surrounding Honduran communities.

via Bill Peel
January 13th, 2015

Called to Joy

  Bill Hendricks, author of The Person Called You, says that you can always spot someone doing what they were called to do, what they were born for.  People can do all kinds of things. But they only enjoy doing certain things. And I'm not just talking about what people "...

Channel(s): Leadership: Workplace
via Bill Peel
January 13th, 2015

Don't Miss Your Calling

Perhaps you are wondering, What did God create me to do? What is God’s will for my work? Is there any way for me to know for certain that I am doing what He called me to do? These are good questions to ask since knowing what God's will should be our top...