Articles via The Gospel Coalition

June 19th, 2014

When to Go Public with Faith at Work

On his way home from London to New York, Mark Campisano sat next to a senior partner at McKinsey & Company, where he himself was a junior partner. Mark didn't know the older gentleman very well so when their dinner arrived, Mark tried to bow his head and give thanks to God as...

October 19th, 2013

The Church, Faith, and Work

According to Tim Keller, “the gospel has a deep and vital impact on how we do art, business, government, media, and scholarship. ... Developing humane, yet creative and excellent business environments out of our understanding of the gospel can be part of the work of restoring creation in...

Channel(s): Leadership: Church
October 19th, 2013

How to Humanize the Workplace

Overworking employees to the point of exhaustion is treating them like cogs in a machine -- not fully human people who need rest and leisure. This article from The Gospel Coalition discusses how to bring the humanizing influence of the gospel to your workplace.

October 1st, 2013

5 Ways Pastors Can Affirm Faith, Calling, and Vocation

More and more pastors are awakening to the fact that they can’t ignore how most people spend the bulk of their time between Sundays— 40, 60, or 80 hours a week working. Besides preaching and teaching from the numerous passages in the Bible that offer workplace wisdom, people need to see...

Channel(s): Leadership: Church
March 22nd, 2013

Why Your Church Needs Vocation Groups

Is the Faith & Work movement just another Christian fad like the “WWJD” bracelets? Writing in The Gospel Coalition, Jeff Haaner warns that the movement could fade out if it is not integrated into the context of church.  He gives pastors three ideas for forming vocational groups at...

January 1st, 2013

Faith at Work Conference

April 10, 2013
Orlando

Following its 2013 National Conference, the Gospel Coalition will held a Post Conference on Faith at Work. Tim Keller, Bob Doll, Tom Nelson and others helped pastors and workplace professionals grasp a robust theology of vocation that shapes what they do each and every day. The Gospel...

August 7th, 2012

Work and Vocation Resources from The Gospel Coalition

Over 100 sermons, interviews, and messages on work can be found at The Gospel Coalition. Speakers include Steve Brown, Bob Doll, Mark Driscoll, Wayne Grudem, Kent Hughes, Tim Keller, Martyn Lloyd Jones, Tom Nelson, John Piper, Gene Edward Veith Jr., and many others.

October 7th, 2011

Steve Jobs, the Allure of Technology and the Image of God

Dr. John Dyer, director of web development for Dallas Theological Seminary, reflects on the life of Steve Jobs, Apple and the place of technology in our culture.

June 21st, 2011

A Lutheran and Wesleyan Dialog about Work and Vocation

LifeWay Christian Resources editor Trevin Wax brought Ben Witherington and Gene Edward Veith together to discuss how our theological persuasions affect our view of work and calling.