Finding Jesus at Work

May 24, 2018By DPC EditorResources for Churches, Resources for Pastors & Lay Leaders

By Emma Green, originally posted at The Atlantic Why are more and more companies offering access to chaplains as an employee benefit? Pastors have long hung out with workers. During the Industrial Revolution, they would preach from factory floors. Nineteenth-century Catholic teachings declared it the Church’s duty to support the working poor. And in the Great Depression, industry titans hired … Read More

At the intersection of the church and the economy: How one pastor’s initiative is helping local businesses

April 11, 2018By DPC EditorResources for Churches, Resources for Pastors & Lay Leaders

by MTF Communications, originally posted on Made to Flourish “If we want to be the church — to speak into poverty, to speak into broken homes, and to speak into drug addiction — I think we have to address the economy.” Travis Lowe believes that a local church can impact the economy of its community. Lowe, who joined … Read More