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June 18th, 2015

Why You Need a Prayer Partner

I have had a prayer partner for the past year and a half. His name is Mike, and he also happens to be a blogger, at The Daily Saint. As far as I’m concerned, this is worth a few extra points, in addition to the prayer.  

June 9th, 2015

Making Beautiful Places for the Glory of God

Inc. magazine's David Whitford wrote a feature article about Walker Mowers entitled "Finding Religion's Place in the Workplace: Colorado's Walker Manufacturing builds lawn mowers and operates as a Christian enterprise. What does faith have to do with riding mowers? Depends on how...

May 17th, 2015

How a "Yes" Culture Prepares College Seniors for Their Calling

A “yes” culture releases people to discover their gifts and live out their calling in the world. “At my church,” says college grad specialist Erica Young Reitz, “this isn’t just a tagline—it’s really happening.” In our series What My Church Does Well, Erica inspires love for young...

May 16th, 2015

What Makes Work Worthy?

Lots of Christians in the workplace wonder if their work really matters to God. To them, as far as God’s kingdom priorities are concerned, they believe their work at the office or plant or school is meaningful to God (at least they hope it’s meaningful to Him) because it serves as a...

May 5th, 2015

Faith In the Workplace | Interview with Bill Peel on Chris Fabry Live! via Moody Radio

Bill Peel joined host Chris Fabry as a guest of his call in show on Moody Radio. They discussed how to take your faith to work and took calls from listeners across the country and provided counsel and encouragement based on a biblical view of work.  Here are a few highlights:  One woman...

January 7th, 2015

Shining Bright or Blown Bulb? | A Report on the Faith@Work Summit, Boston

By: John Elton Pletcher “Give it a gentle shake, right up next to your ear. Listen close. If the filament yields a tinsel sound, the bulb is blown. That’s why the light’s not working, Son. ‘Time to replace the bulb.” This was Dad’s explanation for assessing old-school light bulbs.  Is Faith...

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December 10th, 2014

Delivery Boy for a Day

Before the big brown truck pulls up in front of your house to deliver presents, take two minutes to experience this fun and heart-warming new ad from UPS about a young boy who is fascinated by UPS package delivery drivers. It’s a good reminder of how we can elevate the value of work from an...

November 9th, 2014

Don't Abandon your Post

When Jesus said, "Go into all the world and make disciples," what do you think he meant? Of course that means that God wants the Gospel to be taken to every nook and cranny where lost people need the gospel. That includes lost tribes in remote jungles as well as lost co-workers in your...

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November 4th, 2014

2014 Faith@Work Summit at a Glance

What does it look like for the gospel to permeate every crevice of life -- including our work? Learning to live out our faith at work can be perplexing if we don’t have mentors and role models to teach, encourage and challenge us along the way. This was a key point of discussion for more...

November 4th, 2014

Your Work as Ministry

Do you see your work as a ministry? Unless you’re a pastor, missionary or an employee in professional ministry, you probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about your work like this. After all, how often do you hear Sunday sermons that describe Christian retail workers, farmers, bankers...