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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...

January 15th, 2016

Your Truest Desires

The Bible says that your truest or deepest desires are important to God.

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November 5th, 2015

Designed to Work: Made in God's Image

How has God designed us for work? Lots of ways, according to Bob Robinson, Executive Director of re-integrate.org. God gave us...  Hands that can hold a wrench or a paintbrush or a guitar or a scalpel or a child. Eyes that can look through a telescope to study the glory of the heavens and...

via Bill Peel
October 24th, 2015

4 Lessons about Overcoming Obstacles from R.G. LeTourneau

R.G. LeTourneau was one of became America’s best-known Christian businessmen in the mid- twentieth century. He, made and gave away a fortune during his lifetime, and he founded a university. Although he had only seven years of formal education, LeTourneau died with 300 patents in his name...

October 19th, 2015

Why Business Matters to God (And What Still Needs to Be Fixed)

Jeff Van Duzer grew up thinking business was the source of much damage and evil in the world, the work of greedy capitalists polluting the environment. Thirty years later he was dean of a business school. In the course of that remarkable transformation, Van Duzer discovered many business...

via Bill Peel
August 23rd, 2015

Don’t Work Yourself to Death

The accident occurred at 11:04 a.m. according to the police report. A deafening crash and shower of glass and shrapnel had jolted me awake. I slammed on the brakes as a gooseneck trailer peeled away a good portion of the driver’s side of my car, barely missing me. My face stung and body...

August 16th, 2015

Faith at Work on Discover The Word

The Faith at Work series on Discover the Word radio program from Our Daily Bread Ministries is a 5 Part Series (13 mins each) with Discover the Word hosts and special guest Scott Rae from Talbot School of Theology.  A new way of looking at your job Text: Colossians 3:23-25 In our waking...

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August 7th, 2015

Does Your Work Matter in God's Eyes?

Do you ever ask yourself, Am I wasting time on temporal pursuits? Should I spend more time on what really matters to God? In Genesis 1, God gave mankind a commission that has come to be known as the Cultural Mandate. Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it...

July 25th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | God’s Faithfulness and Forgiveness | Prayers at Work

Workplace prayers for your week from PrayersAtWork.com Monday  (Meditation: Luke 11:28) Dear God, may Your latest command be my first concern. May Your latest act of mercy prompt my first act of thanksgiving. May Your latest act of forgiveness prompt my first act of forgiving someone else....

July 11th, 2015

Good Thoughts for Hard Times From R.G. LeTourneau

Whether you just entered the working world or you're multiple rungs up a ladder, career climbs today are steeper and falls are harder. As the head of a college that prepares (and repairs) men and women for that world, I have a little counsel for you from a legend who stepped into the work...