Recommended Church Planting Books: New and Old
“Read two old books for every new one.”
Griggs, a rural church planter by vocation, presents a fresh case for small town ministry, and then outlines a few principles on how to do ministry in small towns. Morrow, Aaron.
N. T. Wright: The Church Continues the Revolution Jesus Started
In his new book, Wright explains that Jesus' death does more than just get us into heaven.
suffering love . . . but that's a whole other story. Suffice it to say that the vocation of God's people today is to continue to implement that revolution. Even as
Jesus on the Job: How Faith Mixes With Work, Part 2
It is past time to have a robust conversation around integrating faith and learning.
Aug 4, 2016. workplace, evangelism, vocation. Jesus on the Job: How Faith Mixes With Work, Part 2. Jesus on the Job: How Faith Mixes With Work, Part 2.
Jesus on the Job: How Faith Mixes With Work, Part 1
It is time for us to see all work as vital to the growth of the Kingdom of God.
Aug 1, 2016. evangelism, work, vocation. Jesus ministry?”. As a result, confusion often abounds in regards to vocation and how we can joyfully thrive in our work.
Leadership Development According to Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Bonhoeffer's wisdom on leadership endures.
Instead of merely hoping that your preaching will stir some to see their primary vocation and calling as being harvest workers, what if you actually created intentional environments and
Investments for the Kingdom
Eventide Funds has confounded the investment world with its success—and it’s biblically based principles.
Investments for the Kingdom. Eventide Funds has confounded the investment world with its success—and it's biblically based principles. Jeff Haanen/ November 23, 2016.
Finding a Job that Works for You and for God
Tips for overcoming job-hopping, career confusion, and ‘vocational scrambling.’
Our willingness to move between disjointed occupations and to consider such significant career changes reflects our need to consider deeper questions about vocation.
The Unique FOMO of Motherhood
Living in the tension between my dreams and my family’s needs.
That teaching experience brought to mind Frederick Buechner's oft-quoted words about vocation: “The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world's
Pursue the Caller, Not the Calling
What we forgot about vocation.
Pursue the Caller, Not the Calling. What we forgot about vocation. Ryan J. Pemberton/ September 28, 2015. Pursue the Caller, Not the Calling. What we forgot about vocation.
Weekend Edition: October 30, 2015
Bart Campolo, Christian conferences, and more.
One of the most difficult decisions facing anyone who has begun to develop an interest in the academic vocation faces is whether they should go “all in” and actually apply for a doctoral
On Their Side: A Public Defender's Work to Humanize Her Clients
How the murder of her sister spurred Jeanne Bishop to grapple not only with Christian forgiveness but also with her vocation.
How the murder of her sister spurred Jeanne Bishop to grapple not only with Christian forgiveness but also with her vocation. On Their Side: A Public