Are we called by God to our jobs?

How do you know if you are in the right place in work and life? Read more

Do all Christians share a calling?

Did you ever think about the fact that all Christians are called to be human? Read more

How to find your calling

Your calling is not something you discover, it is something you recognize. Read more

Her first, and last, book

“Keegan’s first book, “The Opposite of Loneliness,” is scheduled to be published in a few days. The title comes from an essay that she wrote in the graduation issue of the Yale newspaper; it was viewed online more than one million times. The book is a triumph, but also a tragedy — for it’s posthumous.” Read more

What if God is calling me to do something I don’t want to do?

“Don’t make the mistake of trying to force those around you to do what God has called you to do. And don’t look down on them for doing something other than what you think is so important.” Read more

Twenty centuries of Christian writing on vocation

What am I going to do with my life? is a question that young people commonly face, while many not-so-young people continue to wonder about finding direction and purpose in their lives. Whether such purpose has to do with what job to take, whether to get married, or how to incorporate religious faith into the texture of their lives, Christians down the centuries have believed that God has plans for them. Read more

Work as a means to social shalom

Check out this video from the website of Redeemer Presbyterian’s Center for Faith and Work, where Anthony Bradley speaks on how so much of what we do in our vocation is so our families can flourish. Sustainability in families leads to sustainability in society and social shalom. See more here, along with many other videos from Redeemer’s 2013 CFW Conference. And sign up to go to the 2014 conference, too! [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jrl6i-wFPs[/youtube] Read more

Celebrating the work of mothers

In our celebration of work — the dignity it brings, the service it provides, the provision it leads to — how often do we neglect to remember that which is spent outside the confines of the office or the interwebs? Read more

Poverty and the vocation of business

Is the vocation of business the main support of civil society’s institutions? Read more

“On call in culture”…..

“There are opportunities that come up in which God could choose to use us, but if we’re not on call—if we’re not ready and willing—we could miss out on those opportunities and what we could learn through those experiences.” Read more

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