This is the third in our series of blogs from Graham Hooper, author of “Undivided – closing the faith-life gap”. You can check out our previous interview with Graham here. ‘The way of a fool seems right to him but a wise man listens to advice’ (12:15) In a large machinery repair workshop where I … [Read more...] about Wisdom at Work #3 – Listening and Learning
"Most Christians do not have a theological framework that accommodates the integration of faith and vocation. Many are even hostile to the idea. They are more comfortable with a life that is not integrated, compartmentalizing work and discipleship. Any attempts at integration feel like intrusions … [Read more...] about Six Ideas on How to Lead Congregations to Integrate Work and Discipleship
The following is taken from The Call to Business website. You can view the different segments of the video by clicking on the hyperlinks below. A copy of the full video is available from Koorong for $19.99. … [Read more...] about The Call to Business: a wake-up call (DVD)
A brief (22 minute) video that explores the meaning of call and vocation. … [Read more...] about Called: Vocation as an expression of faith (DVD)
The people at DistinctDisciples have put together a sermon series on work and faith that is well worth a listen. Here are the topics: Wired to Work (30:32) By the sweat of your brow (32:44) Work as worship (29:53) Loving others through work (27:29) On the same webpage, there is an … [Read more...] about Four workplace sermons from DistinctDisciples
Just yesterday, my wife and I were discussing how it might be time to start downsizing - getting rid of some of the stuff we had accumulated over the years. Sadly, on reflection, my motivation was to create more space for more stuff if I am honest. The recent Christmas season has meant more booty … [Read more...] about Taking Your Soul to Work – Joyful Relinquishment (Chapter 22)
Very excited to find this Australian group publishing excellent resources for Australian Christians wanting to understand and apply their faith to everyday life: Here's how they describe themselves: "Groundwork is an evangelical and non-denominational organization. We create resources to help … [Read more...] about Groundwork – resources for everyday Australian Christians
“We are a small … company. We were into recycling but it’s not that profitable. Our attention turns to waste disposal. My job is to run the place: I organise and do some paper work. We do garbage and recycling…. There’s three guys, and we start at 3 am…. I drive the compactor for half the run, and I … [Read more...] about Called to be a recycler!