In this article, Kara Martin explores some myths and truths about faith and work:MythsWork is cursedGod doesn’t care about my secular workThe only way I can be a Christian at work is to evangelise my workmates If I am a serious Christian I should leave my job Truths Your work is goodYou can worship … [Read more...] about Myths about Faith and Work – Kara Martin
"This time tomorrow - when we are in that place that God wants us to be in our employment or our community or our home or our work we're dispersed but we are still the church.We're the church when we gather; we're the church when we're dispersed ... it gives us a rhythm - we gather and disperse, we … [Read more...] about Vocational discipleship – Roger Walton
Helpful article from the people at TGC about how to honour Monday to Friday on Sunday!1. Preach about work from the pulpit.2. Pray publicly for practitioners.3. Sing songs that celebrate work.4. Share testimonies about faith and work.5. Commission congregants in their vocations. … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Honor Work in Church Services
Hard work?Recently, I listened to a talk given to a group of Generation Y people. The speaker was a young man in his late 20’s and the title was ‘living a balanced life’. Looking at the speaker, dressed in shorts and a T-shirt, and at the audience, I assumed somewhat arrogantly, that this would be … [Read more...] about Work and Life: Balance, Juggle, Chaos or More?
Source: http://www.tear.org.au/learn/target/equipping-ordinary-people-for-kingdom-workDuncan Brown is passionate about seeing the Church realize its empowering potential. Now a Queensland farmer, his passion has extended in many directions: as a journalist with leading newspapers, a senior pastor of … [Read more...] about Equipping Ordinary People for Kingdom Work
This page provides links to the presentations given by Neil Hudson during his visit to Queensland in April 2016. Kenmore Baptist Church AM Service (Video, 43:02), Mission Matters, Luke 10. 17 April, 2016Kenmore Baptist Church PM Service (Video, 53:29, includes Q&A), Developing a Vision for … [Read more...] about Neil Hudson visit April 2016 – recorded talks
Welcome to the 2016 Transforming Work Conference information page. Date: Saturday June 18, 8.30am-4.00pmVenue: Malyon College, 53 Prospect Road, Gaythorne, 4051Program: For a full copy of the conference brochure, click herePoster: Download the conference poster hereSpeakers: For a list of speaker … [Read more...] about 2016 Transforming Work Conference: One caller, many callings
This article really challenged me to think through what I say about work as I speak to groups and individuals about a biblical view of work.The author, Mike Leite, suggests that much or the current writing about work and faith is overly positive. "What happened to acknowledging the fact that … [Read more...] about Sometimes work is just hard