The Patheos faith & work channel’s blog Mission:Work gave a nice shout-out to us here at the Cranach blog. That site also has a poignant post from a man who left the ministry but all he could find was a factory job. He found that kind of work lacking in meaning. So now he quit that to go back to school to get an MBA in his quest to get a more meaningful “white-collar” job.
I link to that post and quote from it after the jump. Then I give some thoughts, taking the opportunity to clear up some major misconceptions about vocation.
From Larry Saunders, Does blue-collar work have any meaning?: