Sermon at Commissioning Service for Teachers

April 18, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

Originally posted on Made to Flourish. This is the outline of a sermon delivered at a commissioning service for teachers at Bethany Community Church (Seattle, WA).  Thesis: seeing our work as contributing to the common good. Keep being awesome! How can you not love that kid, he already thinks you’re awesome? Teachers are pretty incredible- … Read More

The Creed in Question Form for Workers

April 18, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

Originally posted on Made to Flourish.   Do you believe in God? We believe in One God, Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth, Source of humanity’s skills, Provider of earth’s riches. We believe in God who is love, and judge of all, who claims our service and worship, longs for our help in creation, … Read More

The God of all Human Resources

March 19, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

The God of all Human Resources by John Van Sloten on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. Today we continue our sermon series on vocation and will be looking for God’s passion for human flourishing and kingdom growth in a Human Resources director.

God’s News (through a Journalist)

March 19, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

God’s News (through a Journalist) by John Van Sloten on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. In this message we’re going to listen for God’s truth speaking, justice seeking, beauty appreciating, news telling word through the vocation of a journalist.

Ten Ways to Encourage Vocational Stewardship in Your Church

March 19, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

by Amy L. Sherman, originally posted on Vocational Stewardship. 1. During corporate worship services, pray for members by vocation. This could take a variety of expressions: pray aloud for a different occupational group (e.g., educators or businesspeople) each week invite congregants who are facing difficulties on the job to come forward during or after the … Read More

The Worth of All Work

March 12, 2018By DPC EditorVocation Formation

Produced by partner of Theology of Work. This sermon by Kenneth Adams is part of “Work in Worship,” a collection of material for work-themed services compiled by David Welbourn. For more sermons, songs, prayers, and readings, click on the table of contents to the right. “Don’t tell me that I am doing work of any … Read More