The Universal Call to Work

May 18, 2018By DPC EditorVocation Formation

Originally posted on Theology of Work. This article is part of a larger series entitled, “Calling & Vocation: Overview“. Before we can discuss the possibility of God’s guidance to a particular kind of work, we must recognize both that God created people to work and that he commands people to work to the degree they are able. At the beginning of the … Read More

Commissioning our People for the Workplace

April 24, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

Originally posted at Theology of Work. This essay was originally written as a Mockler Memo, January 2014, by David W. Gill. We believe and we say that Jesus Christ is Lord of the whole life, including that one-third or so of our lives we spend working (or preparing/studying for work — or looking for work). … Read More

Psalms & Poems for a Service on Work

March 27, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

Originally hosted on Theology of Work. These Psalms are part of “Work in Worship,” a collection of material for work-themed services compiled by David Welbourn. For more prayers, songs, readings and sermons, click on the table of contents to the right. PSALMS 1. BIBLICAL PSALMS PSALM 8 Human beings have a special destiny and responsibility … Read More

Hymns about Work

March 27, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

Originally hosted on Theology of Work. These Hymns are part of “Work in Worship,” a collection of material for work-themed services compiled by David Welbourn. For more prayers, songs, readings and sermons, click on the table of contents to the right. It has been decided to omit hymn numbers since there are often several different … Read More

Address by the Archbishop of Canterbury

March 15, 2018By DPC EditorChurch & Work

Produced by Theology of Work Project. This sermon by George Carey, Archbishop of Canterbury, was given in Derby England on May 10,1992. It is reproduced here as part of “Work in Worship,” a collection of material for work-themed services compiled by David Welbourn. For more sermons, prayers, songs, and readings about work, click on 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

Prayers for the End of the Working Day

March 12, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

Produced by partner of Theology of Work. These Prayers for the end of the working day are part of “Work in Worship,” a collection of material for work-themed services compiled by David Welbourn. For more prayers, songs, readings and sermons, click on the table of contents to the right. Evening Dedication Here are my thoughts, … Read More

Prayers for the Start of the Working Day

March 8, 2018By DPC EditorFaith at Work

Produced by partner of Theology of Work. These Private Prayers for the start of the working day are part of “Work in Worship,” a collection of material for work-themed services compiled by David Welbourn. For more prayers, songs, readings and sermons, click on the table of contents to the right. Morning Dedication In all I … Read More