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October 18th, 2019

Leadership Lessons from Nehemiah

We can learn much about leadership by studying the lives of Bible characters. Previously in our series we have learned from Jesus and Joseph. Today, we’ll look at leadership lessons from Nehemiah. Hand Me Another Brick, written by Charles Swindoll, was one of the books about Nehemiah I read...

October 3rd, 2019

Leadership Lessons from the Life of Joseph

Joseph is one of my favorite characters in the Bible. Alistair Begg writes that his story is a tale of jealousy, deceit, slavery, misrepresentation, injustice, lust, rivalry, and forgiveness. It is also a wonderful example of how God worked in Joseph’s life through all of its ups and downs...

September 12th, 2019

Leadership Lessons from the Apostle Paul

We can learn much about leadership by studying the lives of Bible characters. Previously in our series we have learned from Jesus, Joseph, and Nehemiah. Today, we’ll look at leadership lessons from the Apostle Paul. I recently re-read John MacArthur’s book Called to Lead: 26 Leadership...

September 12th, 2019

Jesus: The Ultimate Servant Leader

We're pleased to introduce Bill Pence as a new contributor to the Center for Faith & Work website. Bill served as a leader in a Fortune 50 company for 38 years. He is a graduate of Covenant Theological Seminary, serves in leadership at his local church, and is...

September 12th, 2019

Leadership Lessons from the Life of David

We can learn much about leadership by studying the lives of Bible characters. Previously in our “Leadership Lessons from the Bible” series we have learned from Jesus , Joseph, Nehemiah and the Apostle Paul. Today, we’ll look at leadership lessons from the life of David. Like all leaders,...

August 2nd, 2019

Work: It's Purpose, Dignity, and Transformation

by Daniel M. Doriani. P&R Publishing. 248 pages. 2019 I have read a few dozen books on work, integrating faith and work, taking our faith to work, etc. This new book by Dan Doriani, a respected seminary professor (who I enjoyed two classes with at Covenant Seminary), pastor and...