Grace for the Homeless

June 28, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Topic, Society

By: Esther Larson, originally posted at the Center for Faith & Work. I was recently waiting in line for a NYC public bathroom (total rookie mistake for a girl whose lived in NY for 6 years…) – waited for a few minutes, knocked, waited a few minutes, knocked.  Finally, a guy opened the door and said “I’m … Read More

The Decline of Psychotherapy

June 28, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By: Lauren Gill, originally posted at the Center for Faith & Work. A recent NYTimes Op-Ed piece points out that the number of patients receiving psychotherapy treatments has fallen by 34 percent from 1998 to 2007 while the number of people on medications with no therapy has increased by 23 percent. This is not because therapy has been … Read More

Redemption of the Finance Industry

June 27, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By: A.B., originally posted at the Center for Faith & Work. The consequences of the 2008 financial crisis continue to linger over the world today.  The crisis and the years following it brought to light the structural deformities that have over time permeated the financial industry. Click here to continue reading.

The Hashtag, the Wall Street, and the Wardrobe

June 27, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By: Kathleen Boatman, originally posted at the Center for Faith & Work. As someone who doesn’t use social media that much personally, I’ve been surprisingly excited watching the development of idea exchange platforms in a corporate setting like finance. An article in McKinsey Quarterly discusses how “leaders can realize the vast potential of social technologies to … Read More

Educating People with Disabilities

June 26, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Topic, Society

By: Josh Gotwalt, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. In 1972, an intrepid reporter named Geraldo Rivera (you really get the mustache when you see a 1972 picture of him), then a reporter for WABC-TV, conducted a series of investigations at Willowbrook State School, an institution for children with intellectual disabilities on Staten … Read More

In the Living Room: Down Town

June 26, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By: Kelley Sullivan, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. I first heard of In the Living Room, a 7-week artist intensive offered by the Center for Faith & Work, in a service on Redeemer’s Upper West Side before the downtown congregation was a reality. I was blessed in September and October with the … Read More

Why Christians Should Care About Science

June 25, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

By: Elizabeth Crouch, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. Recently, there were some troubling facts that came out of studies looking at American students’ competencies in several subject areas, including science and math.  Why should Christians care about how American culture interacts with science? Because it’s a direct application of what Jesus said were the … Read More