Is Administrative Professionals Day Demeaning?


This Wednesday is Administrative Professionals Day, a day to recognize and celebrate the work of secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionists, executive assistants and other administrative professionals. While it is one of the most celebrated workplace observances, the day is also met with mixed feelings. I can understand the ambivalence. As a past administrative assistant and receptionist, [Read More...]

Calling & Your Heart’s Desires: Fixer Upper’s Joanna Gaines On How God Led Her to HGTV


Joanna Gaines and her husband Chip are the talent behind HGTV’s “Fixer Upper.” Together, they help families renovate their homes and create spaces they can love. In this video, Joanna shares how God led her to the work she does now. Calling and Your Heart’s Desires God can speak to us about our calling through our deepest [Read More...]

Handle with Care: What the Bible Says About Sustainability


This post is part of Patheos’ April Public Square, Global Care: Why We Need More Than One Earth Day in a Year. “So God created humankind in his image,  in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. God blessed them, and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, [Read More...]

3 Reasons Easter Matters for Your Work


The hope of Christians lies in Jesus’ work on the cross and his resurrection. What does the resurrection, which we celebrate during Easter, mean for one of the most consuming parts of our lives–our work? In his book The Heavenly Good of Earthly Work, Darrell Cosden points to the bodily resurrection of Jesus to propose [Read More...]

Mark Roberts Appointed at Fuller’s DePree Center for Leadership

Our hearty congratulations to Mark Roberts, who was recently appointed executive director at the Fuller Seminary’s Max DePree Center for Leadership. In this role, Mark is responsible for the mission, strategic direction, and operations of the Center. He also provides resources for the Center’s work as the principal writer of the Life for Leaders daily devotional. We’re proud to [Read More...]