Center for Faith & Work at LeTourneau University

August 30th, 2013

Celebrate Your Work

Is the work we do on a daily basis something to be endured or to be celebrated? God worked to create the universe. Adam and Eve worked in the garden before the Fall. That makes work a good gift from God and something to celebrate. In the Ten Commandments, God commands us, "Six days shall...

February 27th, 2013

Work Matters Sermon Series | Tom Nelson

The High Calling shares a sermon series by Tom Nelson on why work matters. Sermon 1: Work is More Than a Curse Sermon 2: More Than a Carpenter, But Not Less Sermon 3: Working in the Spirit View and download the PDF sermon series here. Tom graduated with a masters of Theology degree from...

November 19th, 2012

Monday Morning Faith | Free Sermon Outlines

In large part, spiritual leaders have done a good job of explaining how to follow Jesus at home and at church, and how to cultivate your personal devotional life. Our focus has been on prayer, Bible study, congregational worship, evangelism, and service. But what does it look like to follow...

August 7th, 2012

Work and Vocation Resources from The Gospel Coalition

Over 100 sermons, interviews, and messages on work can be found at The Gospel Coalition. Speakers include Steve Brown, Bob Doll, Mark Driscoll, Wayne Grudem, Kent Hughes, Tim Keller, Martyn Lloyd Jones, Tom Nelson, John Piper, Gene Edward Veith Jr., and many others.

September 29th, 2011

Work and Rest According to Jesus

Religious leaders in Jesus’ time had a long list of rules for the Sabbath. When questioned about the Sabbath, Jesus did not respond by dismissing it. Instead, He redefined it. The Sabbath is a blessing from God -- one we will only enjoy when we understand it correctly. Download this free...

September 29th, 2011

Work | Sermon by Timothy Keller

Sermon by Dr. Timothy Keller on 1 Thessalonians 4:9-12 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, New York "Our God works, He is creative and He rests. We are made in His image and should mirror these attributes. Paul gives young Christians in Thessalonica practical advice on how to work--not only...

September 29th, 2011

The Meaning of the City

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Jeremiah 29:4-14 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church "Jeremiah told the Jewish exiles in Babylon to seek the peace and prosperity of the city they found themselves in. Like New York, it was an enormous, intimidating city with diverse populations that espoused a...

September 29th, 2011

Made for Stewardship

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Genesis 1:26-2:2; 2:7-9, 15 at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, New York "Genesis 1 is one of the most important passages of Scripture pertaining to work. We are called to work because God also worked. We can work for God by using our gifts for others. We...

September 29th, 2011

Your Plans: God's Plans

Dr. Timothy Keller's sermon on Proverbs 11:3; 12:5,15; 15:22. "The only way to understand God's plans for us is to see Christ truly and trust Him fully. Gods plans for us are not abandoned to fate; our choices matter, and once we have committed entirely to His will, we can receive his...

Channel(s): Calling and Career
September 29th, 2011

The Song of Creation

Dr. Timothy Keller's Sermon on Genesis 1:1-8, 31.  "Genesis 1 is one of the most important passages of Scripture pertaining to work. It was written more to answer the “why” questions of creation --it’s meaning and significance--and not so much the “how” questions, e.g., how long did it...