Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

November 3rd, 2014

Turning the Marketplace into a Sanctuary

“Growing up on the farms you learn that you take care of your place first, because your place takes care of you,” she tells us. But something tells me that Cheryl Broetje takes this idea much farther than most of us. Faced with some tough decisions about whether to let workers go or to keep...

November 3rd, 2014

Challenges in Seminary and University Education

How well do our educational institutions support and promote living out our faith in our work? Not very well, according to two experts who addressed those attending the Faith@Work Summit in Boston this weekend. Paul Williams of Regent College addressed some major problems that he sees in...

November 3rd, 2014

You Can Create Things to Restore Your Community

David Gill moved the conversation from devices to decisions, inviting Christians to be proactive in their approach to ethics. Gill has made a career studying ethics, consulting with numerous businesses in addition to his academic work at starting at Berkeley to his recent work at the...

Channel(s): Ethics
November 3rd, 2014

What Technology Will You Bring to Heaven?

That’s the question asked earlier today by John Dyer, the director of web development for Dallas Theological Society. He began the summit’s application discussion by inviting us to think about technology. (If you’ve not yet read John’s book From the Garden to the City, I highly...

November 3rd, 2014

Finding Amazing Grace in Work, Again and Again

So often faith and work can operate in separate spheres, unbeknownst to even the most well-intentioned of us. But like the man in the parable of the hidden treasure (Matt. 13:44), God works to reclaim the whole field of our lives. When we find Jesus in our work, we again and again discover...

via Bill Peel
November 3rd, 2014

Earning the Right to Be Heard

Most nonbelieving adults have emotional barriers toward the gospel—experiences and misconceptions that have hardened their hearts and caused them to feel indifferent or even antagonistic toward Christians or Christianity. In this 15-minute presentation at the Faith @ Work Summit, Bill Peel...

November 1st, 2014

Workplace Grace

You can take your faith to work in appropriate, engaging ways. Workplace Grace offers a simple, non-threatening approach to evangelism. Whether your work takes you to a construction site, a cramped cubicle or the corner office, every Christian plays a significant role in the Great...

October 29th, 2014

Faith@Work Leaders Gather

DALLAS – November 1, 2014 – As growing numbers of Christians insist that faith and work cannot be separate camps, on Oct. 24 and 25 in Boston, the largest-ever gathering of faith @ work leaders gathered to discuss the rising movement . . . and where it needs to go. The first-ever Faith @...

October 29th, 2014

The Equipping the Church Overview

The effectiveness of a church’s mission largely depends on its ability to mobilize its people in doing God’s work in the world. The largest force the church has to accomplish its mission is the People of God engaged in the life of the world every day in the course of their daily work. The...

October 28th, 2014

Faith and Work Ministries List

Find online resources from global ministries focused on faith and work, as well as faith and work ministries in your area.