Work/Labor And The Christian Faith(links)

Our work and labor is not in vain, but a gift of God. Our work and jobs should not be isolated but integrated with our view of the Christian faith. I echo a statement by The Gospel Coalition: The good news of the Bible is not only individual forgiveness but the renewal of the whole…

Life in Proverbs: My Work Before God

PLAY AUDIO: MOTIVATE Work is where we spend most of our time. About 8 hours a day, 5 days week. If you were to multiply this time: 40 hours x 50 weeks x 40 years = 80k hours; that’s 4 million 800K minutes or 288 million seconds. Anyone counting? That is a lot of time!…

God’s Calling and My Work

Our work is worship. All work is God’s work. Our English word vocation is the Latin verb voca, which means “to call.” The wording suggests that at some point in history, people actually thought of every type of work/vocation, not must ministry related roles, as a “calling.” Every job as a calling from God affirms…