It's not always easy to view the workplace as a mission field, especially when we are stressed out by the circumstances of our job situation. Whether we're employer or employee, God wants us to see the workplace as a sphere of influence where Christ-followers can have a spiritual impact on those we ..
Chicagocity, Part 1: Looped
by Gene Appel
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To re-arrange our life around a relationship with Jesus means that we are one of His disciples. In the many things we do, we can become disciples by saying to ourselves, "here's your chance." In our work, we can say here's our chance to work as Jesus might work. We can also say here's our chance to ..
How To Spend A Day With Jesus, Part 2
by John Ortberg
Life @ Work: Passion/Purpose [Week Two], 3-17-02, #X0211
We all want to find that sense of meaning and significance that really gives ourselves something that matters. Does your work tap into or feed that sense of significance, meaning and purpose? The more we dream, search and ..
Life @ Work: Finding Purpose from 9 to 5
by Jarrett Stevens
So you're dissatisfied with your present job? God is concerned that you find the labor that fits the gifts and abilities He has given you. So how is it that one finds the career that fulfills and also is productive? First, take a look in the past (even as a child) to the activities which enabled you ..
Loving Mondays, Part 1: Discovering Your Calling
by Bill Hybels
Do you think that you should know what you want to do with your life by now?
Do you ever hope that your job will bring you complete fulfillment? Often we think that by age 22 or even 48, we should KNOW what we want to do with our life. We may expect that our job will change our life, but most of the ..
Oughta Know By Now, Part 2: My Job
by Nancy Ortberg
Recalibrating, Part 5: Defining Your Calling
Every Christ-follower, whether employer or employee, has a responsibility to bring to a company or organization their best—in time, in effort, in willingness to stretch themselves, and in relationship with coworkers. This message speaks to proven realities of what people need to experience every ..
Restart, Part 5: A Vocational Restart
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When the reality hits that one-third of your life is spent in the workplace, it is helpful to have an understanding of conditions that will bring about workplace satisfaction. This message speaks to four alignments-Passion, Culture, Challenge, Compensation-that need to be in place if you are going to ..
Satisfied? Part 6
With the current weak job market, many of us may be faced with the reality of looking for new employment. This may be a good time to reflect on a particular dream job. However, we need to also reflect on what it is that God has created us to do for His service. Part 4 of this series provides us with ..
Shift, Part 4: Work