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via Bill Peel
March 24th, 2014

Take Your Faith to Work

Do you ever wonder if what you do on weekdays counts for eternity? As a new Christian, I sure did. That’s why I enrolled in Dallas Theological Seminary, and after four years of rigorous study, I was ready to make a mark for the Lord. Then I met Bill Garrison—attorney, DTS trustee, and elder...

January 30th, 2014

15 Ways Pastors Can Impact the Workplace

If you see the importance of equipping your members to live out their faith in the workplace, but the church calendar and budget are maxed, take heart: you don't need to break the bank or add a day to your week to begin.

via Bill Peel
January 20th, 2014

Why the Church Shouldn't Ignore the Workplace

At the Lausanne Conference on World Evangelism in 2010, Mark Greene, Director of John Stott's London Institute for Contemporary Christianity outlined a significant problem stating: “The 98% of Christians are who are not in paid church work have never been envisioned or equipped for mission...

October 19th, 2013

The Integrated Life

What if we could resolve the exhausting struggle between work, family, and spiritual life? What if we recognized a deep connection between faith and business? What if biblical values weren’t roadblocks but actually the source of successful business? What if the real goal of business were...

July 15th, 2013

Monday Morning Atheism

Monday Morning Atheist (noun) Definition: Someone who believes in God but who works like He does not exist.   It's an easy thing to believe in God but work like He doesn't exist - switching God off. You are most likely struggling with Monday Morning Atheism right now without even...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job, Evangelism
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...

July 19th, 2012

At Work as it is in Heaven: 25 Ways to Re-imagine the Spiritual Purpose of Your Work

By: Jim Wood Thoughts about work and heaven don’t often mingle in the average person’s mind. Not so with Jim Wood. In the spirit of his outstanding blog, The Shrinking Camel, Wood penned a remarkable picture of everyday faith at work. No spiritual platitudes allowed here, only real, honest...

June 29th, 2012

Flourishing as a Student in a Freightening World

Bill Peel, Executive Director of the Center for Faith and Work at LeTourneau University, speaks to the student body at LeTourneau about how Daniel survived and flourished as a student in a threatening culture.

June 1st, 2011

Does Faith Work at Work?

David Miller has no trouble recalling the advice he was given as an IBM trainee fresh out of college in 1979: “Whatever else you learn here,” the instructor cautioned, “just don’t forget — religion and business simply don’t mix. Customers want solutions to their business problems, not their...