Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

March 28th, 2016

iWorkforHim Radio Show

The iWork4Him radio program broadcasts weekdays to share testimonies, hear from authors and speakers and tackle topics to encourage you to look at your workplace as your mission field. The Mission of iWork4Him is to be involved in purposefully equipping vibrantly effective Christ Followers...

March 18th, 2016

Fruitfulness on the Frontline - Making a Difference Where You Are

John Stott (1921-2011) founded the London Institute for Contemporary Christianity (LICC) in 1982 with the core belief that every part of our lives comes under the lordship of Christ and that all of life is a context for worship, mission, ministry and active Christian engagement. Mark Greene...

March 15th, 2016

Why Joy at Work Matters

According to a massive Gallup poll of more than 80,000 respondents, less than 1/3 of Americans are actively engaged at work. Fifty-one percent are “not engaged” and 18% are “actively not engaged.” Nearly 1 out of 5 people are totally checked out of their jobs. This, I propose is a national...

March 3rd, 2016

What a Christ-Centered Business Is and Is Not

Should businesses be “Christ-centered”? Or, is that calling reserved for your local church? Most Christian business professionals are employed within “Babylonian” organizational cultures. Unlike Daniel, Shadrach, Meshech, and Abednego, these Christians in “Babylonian” businesses won’t be...

February 29th, 2016

The Christian Business Network

The Christian Business Network (CBN) is a global network of Christ-followers seeking to prosper in their professions, establish trustworthy connections, serve people with excellence, and maximize their God-given potential. They exist to enable God’s people to become thoroughly equipped,...

February 15th, 2016

Churches Can Make a Difference in Business

In my journey with workplace ministries I have learned that there is both a need and a huge opportunity for the church to make a difference in the business community—but most pastors don’t know it. Most of the pastors and seminary students I’ve spoken with over the years have not considered...

February 12th, 2016

Are Employees Withholding Valuable Information?

According to an article in Harvard Businesss Review, your employees may be withholding valuable information that you need as a leader. James Detert and Ethan Burris write, Maybe it’s about a project that’s gone off track or a manager who’s behaving badly. Or maybe they’re not...

February 11th, 2016

How to Go Public with Your Faith Without Being Offensive

As the third-generation leader of his family's group of car dealerships in Georgia, Chris Patton wanted to honor God through the business, but he was concerned that being more open about his faith and the company's Christian values could repel customers and cause non-Christian employees to...

February 11th, 2016

Shark Tank Appearance Reaps Funding for LeTourneau Grad

When LeTourneau grad JD Claridge and his business partner, Charles Manning, stepped into the "Shark Tank," they hoped to raise $500,000 for a 20% stake of their company, xCraft. As it happened, investors were quite impressed with Claridge's invention -- a helicopter drone that can climb to...

Channel(s): LeTourneau Originals
January 21st, 2016

Faith in the Workplace | Legal Protections for Business Owners

Changes in our culture and legal system cause many Christian business owners to wonder to what extent their business can reflect their faith and if it’s even possible to run a business in a way that glorifies God.   An Employer’s Guide to Faith in the Workplace was created by...