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March 15th, 2013

Living into the Life of Jesus | Book Excerpt

By: Klaus D. Issler Imagine you were invited to observe that special planning session in eternity past when the Godhead considered creating this world and mapping out a plan for our redemption. Of course this couldn’t happen, but pretend this divine session was like one of our committee...

December 30th, 2012

Every Good Endeavor | by Timothy Keller

"In a work world that is increasingly competitive and insecure, people often have nagging questions: Why am I doing this work? Why is it so hard? And is there anything I can do about it? 

 Tim Keller, pastor of New York’s Redeemer Presbyterian Church and New York Times bestselling author...

November 19th, 2012

Best Books on Faith and Work

The past few decades, numerous books have been written on integrating faith and work. We've created an annotated list of the best books on theology of work, calling and vocation, business and ethics, practical application, prayer, leadership and engaging culture.   Title, Author...

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 8th, 2012

No Jerks on the Job

Ron Newton, author Contrary to popular opinion, the greatest threat to American business is not the current economic deficit, it is the deficit of character in America’s workplace brought by an increasing number of adult-age, workplace brats. As reported in countless media stories, this “...

February 16th, 2012

Work, Love, Pray

Women building careers in a man’s business world find inspiration and a healthy dose of practical wisdom in Diane Paddison’s climb to the top of the commercial real estate industry. As former COO of two Fortune 500 companies, Paddison’s success as a woman in a male-dominated industry defies...

October 7th, 2011

God at Work

Book by David Miller In God at Work, David W. Miller looks at how this Faith at Work movement developed and considers its potential value for business and society. Done well, the integration of faith and work has positive implications at the personal level, as well as for corporate...