A Theology of Film

June 19, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

Originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. Joe Kickasola gives a theology of film by engaging CFW Artist-in-Residence Ben Stamper’s film, 5 Haikus for 5 Boros. Film helps us to comprehend the theological concepts of immanence and transcendence. Joe Kickasola explains how contemplative films help us get outside of ourselves and approach the … Read More

Humanizing Work through Leadership

June 14, 2018By DPC EditorVocation Formation

Originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. Being a leader is about creating a way for people to contribute in order to make something extraordinary happen. Nancy Ortberg discusses two simple ways in which leaders can do this to humanize work. First, she explores the ways God reminds us to look in small … Read More

Isaiah 6: Responding to the Right Call

June 12, 2018By DPC EditorVocation Formation

Originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. God brings a disruptive vision into Isaiah’s life to prepare and inspire him for a challenging call during a time of massive change for Israel. David H. Kim explains why we need to see what Isaiah saw to keep our vision focused upon God’s work in … Read More

Humanizing Work

June 8, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

By Timothy Keller, originally posted at the Center for Faith and Work. What resources does Christianity give us to humanize work? Tim Keller explains how work is not part of humanity’s curse but rather how God calls us to cultivate this earth to bring about human flourishing for the common good. Looking at the condition … Read More

Unbelievable: Easter Spoken Word

May 14, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

Unbelievable: Easter Spoken Word | Originally posted by Grace Chapel Teaching Team on Vimeo. Definition 1: Not able to be believed Unlikely to be true Improbable, Implausible, impossible Like Big Foot, Vampires, the Loch Ness Monster Things you doubt can be real . . . like The Resurrection? Is there any connection? Unbelievable Definition 2: … Read More

Culture in the City – Kansas City

April 10, 2018By DPC EditorEconomics

by Matt Farmer, originally posted on Made to Flourish. “Can we, by God’s grace and with God’s help, train our eyes to see, notice, acknowledge, talk about, converse about the truth of structural racism and racial exclusion in our city?” Matt Farmer asks this question as he dissects what his research about the Kansas City … Read More

Finding God through STARS (air ambulance)

April 5, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

Finding God through STARS (air ambulance), originally posted on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. In this message we’re going to look at the story of STARS air ambulance. What does the fact of the existence of such an organization tell us about who God is?

Hearing God through an Audiologist

April 5, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

Hearing God through an Audiologist, originally posted on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. Today we’re going to listen for the voice of a God who wants to restore our hearing. What does the nature of an audiologist teach us about God’s sense-restoring heart?