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God Has a Plan for Your Life. But You Can't Find It Alone.
How community helps us discern our callings.
Ministry Lessons from the Life of Eugene Peterson
9 church leaders share what they learned through his books, letters, and friendship.
God Called Me to Quit My Job. But Did I Trust Him Without a Paycheck?
A round-the-world research trip is teaching me the power of God's provision.
Cover Story: God of the Second ShiftSubscriber Access Only
The theology of work conversation is thriving. Why are most workers missing from it?
Our October Issue: Rethinking Vocation
Work is both “do what you love” and “do what you must.”
How Mothers (and Others) Minister in Disrupted Spaces
Christ's kingdom work involved detours. Can we follow his model?
Consider the Stem Cell: A Biology Instructor's Reflection on Calling
There are more than biological principles inside cells.
God Calls Me to Motherhood and Art. How Do I Do Both?
The cofounder of a new art and vocation institute in South Carolina aims to address the intersection of faith, family, creativity, and calling.
Transitioning from Bi-Vocational to Vocational Ministry: 3 Questions
Three questions that can help guide you and your churches if you are considering this transition.
Give People Dignity the World Has Taken Away
What an alcoholic pastor taught me about administering the presence of God.
Eugene Cho: Why I Am Stepping Down as Pastor of Quest Church
“I don’t feel burned out, but I am realizing my limitations.”
When Your Calling Feels Like Death
Doing God's will, even in ministry, isn't always fun and flourishing.
How Pastors Can Reclaim the Role of Spiritual Parent
I don’t wear a collar, but "Father" is still the best description of my calling.
The Calling | 54 min
John Perkins On The Day He Finally Understood The Bible
How a textual discovery led to a life-long call to vindicate the poor, his community, and his own family name.
The Pastor's Currency is Influence
Are you spending it wisely?
When the Path to Ministry Is an Obstacle Course
What if the things that seem to get in the way of ministry actually qualify us for it?
The Calling | 47 min
Where Is God When My Spouse Is Incarcerated?
Raising kids, maintaining a marriage, and leaning into those awkward conversations at church.
Why Didn’t God Make You More Beautiful?
The glorious gospel needs ordinary people.
Tales from a ‘Billy Graham Kid’
From my earliest days, Mr. Graham shaped my life and my calling.
Preparing to Leave a Church You Love
Even when you know it’s time to move on, you’ll likely face mixed emotions.
No Cheeks Left to Turn: The Double Persecution of Africa’s Largest Church
No Cheeks Left to Turn: The Double Persecution of Africa’s Largest Church
Weary of attacks by Boko Haram and Fulani herdsmen, Christians in Nigeria ask how long they’re supposed to “count it all joy.”
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