By: Calvin Chin, originally posted on the Center for Faith & Work. Wall Street or what’s left of it remains the favorite bogey man for many spheres to pick on. This New York Times article discusses Hollywood’s vilification of the finance industry. What caused the great financial crisis of 2008? Why is the unemployment rate high … Read More
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.
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
By Daniel Kwon, originally posted at the Center for Faith & Work. In his recent Op-Ed in the NY Times titled For the Love of Money, Sam Polk does an insightful job of addressing and analyzing the root of the cancer that plagues the financial services industry: the idolization of power. Polk starts by discussing how he was … Read More
Originally posted at Made to Flourish. Looking for mission-focused tools that integrate faith, work, and economics? Here are three that we highly recommend! THE COST OF POVERTY EXPERIENCE (COPE) Developed by Think Tank, this 2.5 hour simulation invites your congregants into a day in the life of the socio-economically disadvantaged. It offers a glimpse into … Read More
God at Work – Accounting, originally posted on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. We continue our series on work by looking at God’s truth in the field of accounting. How is an accountant made in the image of God?
Lessons I Have Learned Being a Christian on Wall Street by Bob Doll, originally published on Kiros.
God at Work Through an Accountant, originally posted on John Vansloten. Accountants are made in the image of a God who cares about the bottom line, wants things to be in balance, and always knows where things stand. In this sermon accountants from across the continent help us understand God’s truth telling, shalom seeking heart … Read More