Christian Business Ethic: A Proposal

Last week I asked if there is a distinctly Christian business ethic. My response to my question is, yes… and no. Yes, in that there is a way Christians in business ought to conduct themselves. But no in that Christians can’t separate out their business “life” as something different from the rest of their life. […]

Bible and Work 7

Today’s question.  What does Jesus have to say about work? What’s your response? Jesus talks about various kinds of work in his parables, but of course the parables aren’t really about work. Jesus warns us about the dangers of loving wealth (Matt 6:24 among other places). Jesus calls us to live a holistic life centered on loving […]

The Bible and Work

Regular readers might recall a  five-part series on Vocation and Work that began in January 2011. Today I am revisiting the topic in a new series in a different format. This is a series about Work and Vocation that can be used by small groups. I would appreciate your feedback and constructive comments. I am […]

Vocation part one

When you hear the words “vocation” and “call” what do you think of? Do you think about pastors you know? Do you think of missionaries? Do you think about accountants? Do you think about sales clerks?  Do you think about your own life? Unfortunately the words “call” and “vocation” have come to be associated with […]