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via Bill Peel
November 16th, 2016

Discover Your Destiny

Do you ever have questions about your purpose? What you have to offer the world? Why you even exist in the first place? If so, you’re not alone. Most people are confused about their place and purpose in the world. They conclude that life just doesn’t make sense. But wait! Shouldn’t...

Channel(s): Calling and Career
February 20th, 2015

What's In It for Me?

Marketing experts say if you want people to become customers, you need a good product and three things to tip the scales in your favor. Overt benefit. People must clearly recognize “What’s in it for me?” Persuasive credibility. Claims about the product, as...

via Bill Peel
May 24th, 2014

Living as Faithful Stewards in a Fallen World (Leadership Is Stewardship, Part 3)

This is the third article in a 3- part series called "Leadership Is Stewardship." 3. The principle of accountability.  When a leader is given responsibility, he is accountable to the one who gave it. Paul wrote, "it is required of stewards that one be found trustworthy" (1...

via Forbes
March 29th, 2014

Leaders at All Levels

The need for leadership at all levels is one of the 12 critical issues identified in "Global Human Capital Trends 2014,” according to Deloitte research reported in a Forbes article entitled “Successful Organizations Need Leaders at All Levels.”  The research triggered thoughts about ...

November 11th, 2013

How does being a part of the body of Christ influence your job?

The kids at my church asked me this question, and it really got me thinking. I hope being part of the body of Christ influences everything I do—whether I’m at work, at home, at church on Sunday morning, or hanging out with friends on Friday night. That is certainly the idea we preach at The...

July 12th, 2012

Your Job is Your Ministry

Stephen Dekuyper responds to an Article posted on the Resurgence website by Sutton Turner. Dekuyper asks the question, "If we are faithful to the idea of God having a calling in each and every one of our lives however, should we not treat our job (secular or sacred) as our ministry...

June 4th, 2012

How to Glorify God at Work

In this post on the Desiring God Blog, John Piper is asked "How can young workers glorify God at work?" His answers are a good lesson for those who have been in the workplace for years or who are just starting out. He describes in more detail how to live out 1 Corinthians 10:31 in your...

October 7th, 2011

Labor Day Reflections on Work

Labor Day provides a reminder to consider a Biblical view of labor and work. In this article Dr. Harmon, professor at Grace College and Seminary, writes, "Here in the United States many people regard work as something to be avoided or endured until the next opportunity for recreation. This...