Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

July 25th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | God’s Faithfulness and Forgiveness | Prayers at Work

Workplace prayers for your week from PrayersAtWork.com Monday  (Meditation: Luke 11:28) Dear God, may Your latest command be my first concern. May Your latest act of mercy prompt my first act of thanksgiving. May Your latest act of forgiveness prompt my first act of forgiving someone else....

via Bill Peel
July 24th, 2015

Co-workers Are Not Projects

This is the concluding post to an online debate about whether evangelism in the workplace is appropriate as a representative from the evangelical, Faith & Work Chanel on the Patheos website. Arguing that evangelism is never appropriate in the workplace was a representative from the...

Channel(s): Evangelism
July 24th, 2015

The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism

How should we respond to a co-worker who openly attacks our Christian faith? What should we say to a colleague who is struggling to understand difficult questions like Why is there suffering in the world? How could a loving God send people to Hell? Why isn’t Christianity more...

Channel(s): Evangelism
via Bill Peel
July 24th, 2015

Just Say No to Jargon

Jargon is the language of specialized terms used by a group or profession to communicate in shorthand a big idea or concept. Do a quick Google search and you’ll find myriad articles about why we should avoid using jargon and why workplace jargon is a big problem. Jargon can confuse and...

via Bill Peel
July 24th, 2015

You Can Talk About Christ at Work Without Being a Jerk

Patheos Faith and Work Channel hosted an online debate about whether evangelism in the workplace is ever appropriate. I debated a representative from the Patheos Progressive Christian Channel who believes evangelism in the workplace is never appropriate. Below is the opening post of the...

via Bill Peel
July 24th, 2015

Evangelism in the Workplace: Is Sharing Your Faith Ever Appropriate?

I was asked to engage in an online debate about whether evangelism in the workplace is appropriate as a representative from the evangelical, Faith & Work Channel on the Patheos.com. Arguing that evangelism is never appropriate in the workplace was a representative from the Progressive...

via Bill Peel
July 24th, 2015

Christians and Boy Scouts – Always Be Prepared

“Be prepared” is the Boy Scout motto, and it applies to followers of Jesus as well. We need not hold advanced degrees in theology or be skilled apologists, but we do need to be prepared to explain what we believe and why we believe it. Consider how you would answer if coworkers posed the...

via Bill Peel
July 24th, 2015

Top 10 Things to Remember About Sharing Your Faith

When Christians in the workplace get serious about fulfilling their role in the Great Commission, many have misconceptions that need to corrected. Here are the top 10 things to know. 

via Bill Peel
July 23rd, 2015

Life after Vacation? Strategies for a Successful Reentry

With two vacation days left, anxiety grows as we envision the mountain of work that has piled up in our absence. Our sense of rest and rejuvenation wanes as we dwell on the Herculean tasks awaiting our return. Rest is an important part of faithfulness. It reminds us and others that God is...

July 18th, 2015

Workplace Prayer | Fulfillment in Christ Alone | Prayers at Work

Below are samples of workplace prayers for your week. They are from our friends at PrayersAtWork.com. You can sign up to receive weekly prayers via email here. The prayers below were authored by Dr. James H. Daughdrill.  Monday (Meditation: I Timothy 6:7-10) Dear God, money, health, success...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job