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via Bill Peel
August 23rd, 2015

Don’t Work Yourself to Death

The accident occurred at 11:04 a.m. according to the police report. A deafening crash and shower of glass and shrapnel had jolted me awake. I slammed on the brakes as a gooseneck trailer peeled away a good portion of the driver’s side of my car, barely missing me. My face stung and body...

August 7th, 2015

Jesus' Extraordinary Ordinary Work

In his book Work Matters, Tom Nelson reminds us that Jesus was well established in his career as a carpenter before he became an itinerant teacher. Jesus’s work life tells us that he did not think being a carpenter was somehow below him or a poor use of his many gifts....

December 4th, 2014

Why Aren’t We Praying From 9-5?

Why do we tend to pray more for "spiritual activities" such as church ministries and mission trips, than we do for our "9 to 5" job? If our work is God's work, we should  pray for it like it is God's work. How can we practically pray more throughout our work day? Taylor Barkley tackles this...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job
March 22nd, 2013

The Great 9 to 5 Opportunity

What do closing a deal, changing a diaper and collecting trash have in common? They all matter to God. Mark Greene, executive director of the London Institute of Contemporary Christianity, explains this truth in Decision Magazine and gives ways to be a workplace workplace witness--wherever...

Channel(s): Evangelism
March 15th, 2013

Want to Be Missional? Equip Those in the Workplace

By: Bob Robinson I was recently invited to teach a session of a seminary class called “Pastoral Functions” at an extension of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. In this class, the pastors-in-training had been discussing such topics as Worship, Disciple making, Evangelism, Visitation,...

October 7th, 2012

How to Launch a Small Group in Your Workplace

Helen Mitchell, director of Saddleback's workplace ministry, hosts an 8-part video training on starting small groups in the workplace.

September 29th, 2011

The Meaning of the City

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Jeremiah 29:4-14 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church "Jeremiah told the Jewish exiles in Babylon to seek the peace and prosperity of the city they found themselves in. Like New York, it was an enormous, intimidating city with diverse populations that espoused a...

via Bill Peel
September 22nd, 2011

Four Radical Ideas about Evangelism

When we forget the importance of the workplace to God's plans, the cause of Christ suffers. This is both biblically and historically true. Thankfully, Christians worldwide are beginning to understand the tactical significance of the workplace to God's Kingdom agenda. In Workplace Grace...

September 19th, 2011

"Seeing Work as Your Mission"

In an excerpt from his new book, The Gift of Rest: Rediscovering the Beauty of the Sabbath, Senator Joe Lieberman shares his views of work and rest from a Jewish perspective.