Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

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June 13th, 2015

Take a Vacation That's Really a Vacation

In a survey of 1300 Americans, 90 percent said vacations help them relax and recharge, reduce their stress, and build closer relationships with family. Forty percent, however, don’t take all of their paid vacation days even though this affects their health, well-being and relationships. ...

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June 6th, 2018

Helping Churches Go to Work

Church leaders across the country are recognizing the need to equip Christians to live out their faith in the workplace. LETU’s Center for Faith & Work consults with churches of all sizes, denominations and demographics to help pastors empower congregants to see their work as a holy...

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June 6th, 2018

Living With Grace- Karisa Kaye '09

"Who grows up and says they want to be a sex therapist?" Yet, that is exactly what Karisa Kaye of Chattanooga, TN does in her private practice "I Love Us." She is a pioneer for healthy sexuality not only in the Christian community but in her every day conversations as well. She describes...

May 29th, 2018

Take Your Pastor to Work--and Lunch

Did you know that most pastors would like to visit their member’s workplaces? According to our research, 98% would visit if invited. You can be a big help to your pastors by taking them to work—and to lunch. Ninety-three percent of pastors believe it’s important to help people integrate...

May 28th, 2018

Consider the Ant: Why Daily Faithfulness Matters

Over 20 years ago, I heard a speaker named Jeff Olson give a talk on something he called “the Slight Edge.” The idea resonated with me, and ever since then it has had a significant influence on my life. I have come to realize it is a basic biblical principle woven into the fabric of...

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May 22nd, 2018

Living With Strength- Hannah Beets '13

Hannah Beets is an East Texas native and graduated from LeTourneau University in December 2013. She is now a third grade teacher at Chandler Elementary in Kilgore while using her teacher pay to fund her real dream: An after-school gym and fitness program for kids. In her gym, Ignition...

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May 7th, 2018

Living With Integrity | Brady Steed '14 Alumni Spotlight

  Brady Steed graduated from LeTourneau University in December of 2014. He is now a software developer for Deloitte & Touche Consulting. After getting his calling from God telling him to move from Longview to Orlando, he has found more blessings and fulfillment than he could have ever...

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April 24th, 2018

Living With Passion- Regina Myrick '13

Regina Myrick has just moved with her husband to Asheville, NC where they are building the house of their dreams in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Being close to Tennessee has helped Regina realize her dreams of acting, modeling, and being a health and wellness advocate for the company LeVel and...

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April 22nd, 2018

Small Steps of Faith Can Lead to God’s Purposes for You and Many Others

Sometimes a relentless desire to do something can be the Spirit of God prompting us to take a small step of faith. That’s what Tammie Jo Shults, Captain of Southwest flight 1380, did in high school after she read the book Jungle Pilot, a book about the missionary pilot Nate Saint....

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April 21st, 2018

Pay Attention to Those Desires in your Heart

I don’t know about you, but I’d love to be awaken by an angel some morning with a direct message from God about what I should do. Sometimes life is puzzling and it would be nice to have a burning bush or an audible voice from heaven pronounce God’s will for my life. The fact is though, if I...

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