Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

September 21st, 2014

Business Stories You Won't Hear on the News

Journalists and political pundits are quick to report and comment about unethical business leaders and companies that have turned a blind eye to social issues. We seldom hear stories of leaders and companies that serve as worthy role models for doing good business -- and for using business ...

via Bill Peel
September 19th, 2014

Honoring God Through Business

This is an excerpt from a white paper by Bill Peel and David Gowdey which will be presented at Center for Christian Business Ethics Today conference in Manhattan in October.  Honoring God Through Business Ask Americans to describe themselves, and they will likely tell you...

September 19th, 2014

The Evaluation: Can We Humanize a Dehumanizing Process?

It’s getting close to that time of year when you have to sit in your boss’s office and he or she rates your performance on a 1 to 5 scale in various aspects of your job. Oh boy. Or perhaps you're the one who has to pull out those forms from the filing cabinet and, with great...

September 18th, 2014

God’s Redemptive Purposes at Work

What does “your kingdom come” and “your will be done” mean? How can our everyday work be kingdom work? How does it fit into God's plans and purposes? 

September 18th, 2014

What Is the Vocation of a Student?

My motivations for going to college were mainly economic. I didn’t know what a vocation was and had never taken the time to figure out how my time as a student would fit into the tapestry of my life. Getting good grades was driven by my desire to have a good GPA, so I could improve my...

Channel(s): Calling and Career
September 5th, 2014

Faith@Work Summit Speaker Preview

Learn about some of the distinguished men and women who will be speaking at the Faith@Work Summit October 24-25 in Boston.  Scroll down for links to video and audio of various speakers.   

September 5th, 2014

One Way to Avoid High Turnover

There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit distributes them. There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord. There are different kinds of working, but in all of them and in everyone is the same God at work. 1 Corinthians 12:4-6 First, a few stats: 53% of...

via Bill Peel
September 4th, 2014

Rap Music for the Glory of God

Last week when his album hit #1 on Billboard, Grammy award-winning rap artist Lecrea appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. The following article about how he integrates his faith with his work was posted earlier. Rapping for the Glory of God  

August 28th, 2014

Faith@Work Summit: Early Registration Ends September 8th

October 24-25, 2014
Boston, MA

Early Registration ends September 8th! You are invited to add your voice as 200 business, professional, academic and church leaders convene at the Faith@Work Summit to chart the course for spreading God's kingdom influence in every sector of the global marketplace. 

August 15th, 2014

Life and Work in Light of the Giver

Given the opportunity, how would you solve the world’s problems? War, cruelty, terrorism, famine, disease—all of these atrocities caused ultimately by ... us.