Originally posted at Sermon Central. Talk about rising to the top of your field, Martha Graham (May 11, 1894 – April 1, 1991) was an American modern dancer and choreographer. Her influence on modern dance has been compared to Picasso’s on modern visual arts, Stravinsky’s on music, or Frank Lloyd Wright’s on architecture. We should … Read More
Originally posted at Made to Flourish. From: Flourish San Diego Collective Academy. This document presents a detailed outline for a series of sermons on work. Topics: Preaching Church: First Presbyterian Church Oceanside Click here to continue reading.
Originally posted at Made to Flourish. Made to Flourish pastors are given a license to the Theology of Work Bible Commentary for the Logos Bible Software (head over to Made to Flourish to learn more). The Theology of Work Project is one of MTF’s many partners, and The Theology of Work Project Bible Commentary is a resource … Read More
Originally posted at Made to Flourish. Tim Kasser, professor of psychology at Knox College and his team have done widespread research on happiness. They have found that the idea of happiness comes from either intrinsic or extrinsic goal setting. Intrinsic goals are relational and communal. These goals include purposeful things like learning something new or working hard. Extrinsic goals … Read More
Originally posted at Made to Flourish. Over the past year I’ve been studying the integration of faith and work. I still have many questions, but I think this is a key and overlooked biblical teaching by pastors – especially me! A leader in my church wrote this to me after I shared with him some … Read More
By Sebastian Traeger, originally posted on Made to Flourish. Many Christians fall victim to one of the two main problems when it comes to work: either they are idle in their work, or they have made an idol of it. Both of these mind-sets are deadly misunderstandings of how God intends for us to think … Read More
Originally posted at Made to Flourish. Written by David Welbourn and shared by the Theology of Work Project, this is a collection of material for those compiling work-themed services. This is a gold mine and amazing equipping tool for those seeking to integrate faith and work more fully into their corporate worship! Here are the contents: Section … Read More
by Delano Sheffield, originally posted at Made to Flourish. “Everything rises and falls on leadership.” And everyone has the potential to flourish when churches and Christians help others connect faith with their hands, head, and feet. DeLano Sheffield shares how he believes every person is a leader, which means all humans have the need and … Read More
Seeing What God Sees (via the Eyes of an Astronaut), originally posted on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. In this message we think about the God who sees all things. What does it mean that we are the seen?
God’s Goodness in a Landlord, originally posted on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. Landlord’s, can they teach us something about the heart of God?