From the archives: How to choose a career: Advice from a Puritan pastor

Just because there’s a market for a particular line of work doesn’t mean we should do it for a career. The question Baxter makes us ask is strange for modern ears: is this job honorable? [Read more...]

[VIDEO] How do we make culture without it making us?

A great talk on this was posted some time ago on the website of Dallas Theological Seminary, where Darrell Bock of DTS sat down to chat with Andy Crouch of Christianity Today to talk about what culture means. Can you ever leave culture behind? How can you transform it without letting it transform you? How can [Read More...]

From the archives: The female breadwinner

“Take, for example, the world of the Bible, wherein most husbands and wives co-labored to scrap together a subsistence living. We don’t see Boaz coming home from the fields, propping his feet on the coffee table and asking Ruth to fix him dinner and put the kiddies to bed. In fact, their romance begins in a field, where Ruth works hard gleaning behind harvesters to provide for herself and her mother-in-law.” [Read more...]

A 1949 guide to doing what you love

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This channel’s been home recently to some musings on the “Do What You Love” school of vocation advice: Jeff Haanen and J. B. Wood have reminded us that God may sometimes want us in places we don’t love, that failure to be in a place where we can do where we love does not mean [Read More...]

NEWS: ReFrame launching soon

From our friends at Regent College Marketplace Institute: Thankful for ReFrame launch late October As Thanksgiving approaches for all our Canadian friends this weekend, we’re delighted to announce that ReFrame will be launching this month. After many months in the making, the launch of ReFrame is less than 3 weeks away! You will be the [Read More...]

Need an ethics coach?

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We just ran into this column by Gael O’Brien on Entrepreneur‘s website.  While the advice does not come from an explicit faith perspective, it is often good advice about tricky cases: worth checking out. (And if you subscribe to the magazine, the August 2014 issue has a great Q and A by O’Brien on religion in the [Read More...]


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