Articles

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August 29th, 2013

5 Things Craigslist Teaches Us about the Beauty of Trade

Daily tools like pencils and smartphones don’t just appear out of thin air. Bottom-up trading tools like Craigslist serve a bigger purpose than ridding our attics of stinky old mattresses. There’s something special about hum-drum personal exchange that reacquaints our economic imaginations...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job, Economics
August 15th, 2013

Faith Powered Profession

Can a professional Christian women combine a vibrant faith with a productive career? In Faith Powered Profession, Elizabeth Knox charts a path towards a more integrated life. This insightful book provides a toolkit that empowers women to walk confidently in both their faith and...

June 2nd, 2013

Workplace Lessons from Ezekiel

by Dr. Steven Mason, LeTourneau University Associate Provost & Dean of Faculty Ezekiel has much to say about the workplace. His words touch on finance and debt, economic development, honesty, allocation of capital, workplace evaluations, fair return on investment, economic opportunism,...

May 27th, 2013

Should Christ Be in Business?

This video from Gordon Conwell is Part 4 of Dr. David Gill's lecture on "Should Christ be in Business?" Dr. Gill is the Mockler-Phillips Professor of Workplace Theology and Business Ethics at Gordon Conwell and Director of the Mockler Center for Faith and Ethics in the Workplace. What are...

May 24th, 2013

Vocation Overview | Theology of Work Project

Are you called to your work? Even though we talk about vocation—the Latin derivative of calling—does God really call people to “secular” work? When Christians talk about “calling,” we usually think about calling to a particular type of ministry of religious work. However, since all work is...

Channel(s): Calling and Career
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...

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May 9th, 2013

Does Your Team Know Their Work Matters?

Matt Monge, Top 100 Leadership Blogger, says leaders often talk about vision and culture, when they should focus on helping employees understand that what they do matters, and how it matters, and to whom it matters. “Deprived of meaningful work, men and women lose their reason for...

May 1st, 2013

Theology of Work Project | Video Interview with The High Calling Live

May 15th 2013
TheHighCalling.org and Google+

Online panel interview hosted by The High Calling. The discussion included Katherine Leary Alsdorf, Al Erisman and Will Messenger from the Theology of Work Project. Interviewer Dan King will focused on: What needs/gaps for workplace Christians does the Theology of Work Project address? What...

April 3rd, 2013

Work: What is it Good For? | Tim Keller

In this video interview Tim Keller discusses his new book "Every Good Endeavor" and how our faith should inform our work. For more information about the book, click here.   Every Good Endeavor from Redeemer Video on Vimeo. If you like this you may like Monday Morning Faith Sermon Series...

March 15th, 2013

Theology of Work for a Non-Theologian

When Bill Peel asked me to review a video on YouTube by the author of my husband’s bulky systematic theology textbook, I admit I was skeptical. Prepared to be bored, I clicked and started watching Dr. Wayne Grudem teach—and was I surprised! An articulate and enthusiastic communicator, Dr....