Articles

September 18th, 2014

What Is the Vocation of a Student?

My motivations for going to college were mainly economic. I didn’t know what a vocation was and had never taken the time to figure out how my time as a student would fit into the tapestry of my life. Getting good grades was driven by my desire to have a good GPA, so I could improve my...

Channel(s): Calling and Career
December 3rd, 2013

"Why Work? by Dorothy Sayers

If work is to find its right place in the world, it is the duty of the Church to see to it that the work serves God, and that the worker serves the work. -- Dorothy Sayers Dorothy Sayers was one of the first women to graduate from Oxford and, arguably, one of the most influential Christian...

October 19th, 2013

The Church, Faith, and Work

According to Tim Keller, “the gospel has a deep and vital impact on how we do art, business, government, media, and scholarship. ... Developing humane, yet creative and excellent business environments out of our understanding of the gospel can be part of the work of restoring creation in...

Channel(s): Leadership: Church
May 20th, 2013

Theology of Work Project

The Theology of Work (TOW) Project exists to help people explore what the Bible and the Christian faith can contribute to ordinary work. The Theology of Work Project is an independent, international organization dedicated to researching, writing, and distributing materials with a biblical...

via Talbot
February 27th, 2013

A Theology of Work/Vocation | Wayne Grudem

Wayne Grudem discusses theology of work at the "Leadership Lecture Series" at a faculty retreat for Talbot School of Theology.  Speaking from his books,  Business to the Glory of God and Politics According to the Bible, topics he covers include: Moral purposes of work...

January 1st, 2013

Faith at Work Conference

April 10, 2013
Orlando

Following its 2013 National Conference, the Gospel Coalition will held a Post Conference on Faith at Work. Tim Keller, Bob Doll, Tom Nelson and others helped pastors and workplace professionals grasp a robust theology of vocation that shapes what they do each and every day. The Gospel...

August 7th, 2012

Work and Vocation Resources from The Gospel Coalition

Over 100 sermons, interviews, and messages on work can be found at The Gospel Coalition. Speakers include Steve Brown, Bob Doll, Mark Driscoll, Wayne Grudem, Kent Hughes, Tim Keller, Martyn Lloyd Jones, Tom Nelson, John Piper, Gene Edward Veith Jr., and many others.

July 5th, 2012

"How important is integrating faith & work?" - Jenny White

via The High Calling Jenny White, Executive Director of Art House Dallas, spoke with the Foundations for Laity Renewal online community The High Calling about the importance of integrating faith into whatever work or talent we have been given.