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

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“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

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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 [Read More...]

Celebrating the work of mothers

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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

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

How is failure part of life?

What happens when your journey takes you to unexpected places? [Read more...]

Christians are expected to work

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Christians are not necessarily expected to earn money, but to work to support themselves, their families, and the church and community. [Read more...]


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