Advent is the Christian season in which we wait expectantly for the Lord. While the weeks leading up to Christmas can be busy and loud, remembering Advent encourages us to be still and wait on God. This is the second of four posts on Advent, each focusing on one of the season’s four traditional themes … Read More
How is Mark Roberts of the Max De Pree Center for Leadership at the Fuller Seminary in Pasadena (Ca) helping Christians live out their faith every single moment? Find out in this episode of the iWork4Him podcast – and learn about YOUR calling. Click here to listen.
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Originally published at Made to Flourish. These three phrases — reconciliation, economic wisdom, and the church — belong together. Why? Let’s begin with a definition of reconciliation. Brenda Salter McNeil’s book, Roadmap to Reconciliation: Moving Communities into Unity, Wholeness and Justice, helps us. McNeil, featured as one of the 50 most influential women to watch by Christianity … Read More
Faith and Work | Terry Looper On Discipleship in the Workplace, originally hosted on the Faith and Work series on FULLER Studios. Terry Looper, CEO and founder of Texon, reflects on workplace practices that help him life out his faith—including a test based on the fruits of the spirit. He is interviewed by Mark Roberts, executive director … Read More
In the year 2000 the richest 10% of the world’s population owned 85% of global assets.* Today, more than one billion people live on less than $1 a day.* When I first heard these numbers, I felt compelled to do something. I felt that for-profit companies should share responsibility for changing these realities. During 2011, … Read More
If all work is indeed God’s work, then it is a deep grace that even the work we do out of a place of pain, or insecurity, or constraint, is still work that he can use and redeem for good purposes. Learning to see the value in limitation and constraint has been especially helpful to … Read More
Vocation is a wonderfully broad and encompassing word. In contrast to how we normally think about calling, as something having to do with our career or professional work, instead I find tremendous grace and reassurance in the more biblical understanding of vocation that helps us see all work as God’s work. Etymologically, vocation comes from … Read More
Faith and Work | Max De Pree On Leadership, originally hosted on the Faith and Work series on FULLER Studios. Celebrated author and Herman Miller CEO Max De Pree draws on decades of experience to reflect on the nature of organized life, the value of intention, and grounded leadership in a chaotic time.
Faith and Work | Bill Hwang on Investing in People, originally hosted on the Faith and Work series on FULLER Studios. Bill Hwang, CEO and Founder of Archegos Capital Management and Fuller Trustee, shares how his faith influences his business practices and the importance of asking “where can I invest to please our God?” He is interviewed … Read More
Faith and Work | Terry Looper On Dying to Self, originally hosted on the Faith and Work series on FULLER Studios. Terry Looper, CEO and Founder of Texon, reflects on dying to self and making Jesus the CEO to develop healthy workplace culture. He is interviewed by Tod Bolsinger, Vice President and Chief of Leadership Formation.
Mary Vermeer Andringa, CEO of Vermeer Corporation and Fuller trustee, reflects on the company’s commitment to its employees and how faith in Christ influences all spheres of life. She is interviewed by Scott Cormode, Hugh De Pree Professor of Leadership Development. Watch the video from Fuller Studio. Part of FULLER Studio’s “Faith and Work” Collection.
Jody Vanderwel, president of Grand Angels, an investing firm in Michigan, and a trustee of Fuller Seminary, reflects on character and integrity as defining strategies for investing. According to Jody, a successful entrepreneur must have character and must be coachable. She is interviewed by Fuller Seminary’s president Mark Labberton. Watch the video from Fuller Studio. … Read More
This is the story of one woman’s risk-taking journey of migration and entrepreneurship to find sustainability for her family.
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