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via Bill Peel
June 20th, 2015

3 Reasons We Don't Use Our Greatest Resource

The simplest and most important part of living out our faith at work is also the hardest: prayer. So why is it so hard to pray? Among many reasons, three stand out: Bias for Action. American culture prizes action, accomplishment, efficiency, and productivity. When we slow...

December 4th, 2014

Why Aren’t We Praying From 9-5?

Why do we tend to pray more for "spiritual activities" such as church ministries and mission trips, than we do for our "9 to 5" job? If our work is God's work, we should  pray for it like it is God's work. How can we practically pray more throughout our work day? Taylor Barkley tackles this...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job
October 28th, 2014

Faith & Work Ministries List

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

via Bill Peel
September 4th, 2014

Rap Music for the Glory of God

When his album hit #1 on Billboard, Grammy award-winning rap artist Lecrea appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. The following article about how he integrates his faith with his work was posted earlier. Rapping for the Glory of God At the Center for Faith & Work we talk a lot...

December 4th, 2013

Work Matters | Tom Nelson

Tom Nelson's book, Work Matters, is an important book for Christians who want to serve God at work and for pastors who want to equip them. Striking a balance between theological depth and practical counsel, Nelson connects Sunday worship to Monday morning and gives readers practical tools...

via Bill Peel
October 6th, 2013

Yard Work Is Not Part of the Curse

When I was a boy, I thought mowing the lawn was part of the curse. Maybe that’s because our yard wasn’t beautiful, or by the time I got our clunker mower started, I was already worn out. Recently I met a man who changed my attitude about mowing. Bob Walker is president of Walker Mowers and...

via Two Ten
May 8th, 2013

Faith Can Work | LeTourneau Featured in Two Ten Magazine

As the only Christian University founded by a business man, LeTourneau takes its responsibility to prepare the next generate of Christian leaders for the workplace seriously. Two Ten Magazine visited LeTourneau to interview University President Dale Lunsford and Executive Director...

Channel(s): LeTourneau Originals
via Bill Peel
April 1st, 2013

Monday Morning Reality of the Resurrection

“He is risen! He is risen indeed!” Many of us repeated those words on Easter Sunday morning, confident that our relationship with God is secure because of this miraculous historic event—and rightly so. Christ’s incarnation, crucifixion and physical resurrection are cornerstones of human...

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...

February 11th, 2013

Is Your Church Friendly to Workplace Heroes?

For Christians to be effective in fulfilling the Great Commission of Matthew 28:18-20, churches need to create a workplace-friendly culture that honors and encourages the work of men and women in the workforce. Here are ways to create such an environment in your church.