Articles

December 22nd, 2016

Why God Loves Business

God could have placed Adam and Eve in the midst of a highly developed world with roads, bridges, buildings, technology, and everything needed for modern life as we know it. Instead, He put us to work as stewards, developers, and co-creators with Himself.

via Bill Peel
May 14th, 2015

The Best Way to Erase Poverty

"The best anti-poverty program is a job," said President Obama at the recent Poverty Summit at Georgetown University. Overwhelming response on Twitter pushed #PovertySummit to a national trending topic.  God created us to work. When we don’t work, we can’t flourish --  much less eat and pay...

via Acton
September 19th, 2011

Inner-city Education Fails without the Church

Dr. Anthony Bradley is associate professor of theology at The King's College in New York City and a research fellow at the Acton Institute. In this article he discusses the importance of the church in solving problems in inner-city education.

September 13th, 2011

Global Shortfall: 1.8 Billion Jobs

Mats Tunehag, Senior Associate on Business as Mission for both the Lausanne Movement and for the World Evangelical Alliance Mission Commission, highlights the need for job creation for nearly quarter of the world’s...

August 29th, 2011

Kids get the inside scoop on job skills, earn cold cash at pastor's ice cream parlor

Lower East Side Manhattan teenagers have found a future at Alphabet Scoop, a six-year-old ice cream parlor/job training center for teenagers. The brainchild of pastors (and husband and wife) Carol and Chuck Vedral of The Father's Heart Church, each year, between 10 and 20 kids, all between...