Are you a Monday morning atheist?

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Doug Spada of WorkLife.org sends us that probing question, and a whole lot of others, via his new website where he challenges people to stop “switching God off” at work.  Tons of resources! Here are just some of them…. Take the “switch quiz” to see what three issues make you mostly likely to switch God off [Read More...]

[VIDEO] How can we cross the political divide?

Recently on the Oikonomia Network author and Detroit pastor Chris Brooks shared an excerpt from his new book, Urban Apologetics: Why the Gospel is Good News for the City.  He reminded his readers, To those who are willing to put in the hard work of learning how to engage socially without compro­mising biblically will be given a [Read More...]

Where is God when you’re unemployed?

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Recently at On Faith, writer and university professor Halee Gray Scott talked about what happened to her family in the Great Recession: I was nine months pregnant when my husband, Paul, decided to quit his job in 2009 — right after the economy took a nosedive. The Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its biggest single-day [Read More...]

We’d like to pray for you

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We’re starting a new feature over on the Patheos Faith and Work Channel’s Facebook page; daily prayers for work. (You can see the first one here.) From general prayers for seeking God’s will, to prayers for hope in difficult situations, to prayers for guidance in finding our calling, to–whenever we can find them–prayers for people [Read More...]

If you liked what you read here from the “Redeeming Work” conference….

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….first of all, please stay tuned, because we’ll have people from the Patheos Faith and Work Channel at some other conferences related to faith and work in the near future, live-blogging, tweeting (our Twitter account is here–if you aren’t following us, hop on over and sign on!), and reporting afterwards with thoughtful commentary and real-life [Read More...]

More from Tom Nelson at Redeeming Work (Twin Cities): Picturing parishioners in their cubicles

"Lord, you have been our dwelling place throughout all generations. Before the mountains were born or you brought forth the whole world,from everlasting to everlasting you are God."

Tom Nelson, pastor of metro Kansas City’s Christ Community Church and author of Work Matters: Connecting Sunday Worship to Monday Work, talked a lot at the Redeeming Work event about the robust theology of everyday work his congregation has tried to cultivate….and you can read about it in my two previous posts on his talk, here and here. But that’s not [Read More...]


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