Jul 13, 2014

Working for Free: The Unpaid Professional

“What time is Mom getting off work?” my son asks as I tuck him into bed. “It’s tech week at the theater,” I say. He knows this means long rehearsals and late nights, and he is a little sad. So I remind him, “Tech week is only a week long...Read more +
Jul 1, 2014

Summer 2014 High Calling Video Contest

High Calling Contest - Share Your Story
Share your story of serving God in everyday ordinary work, for a chance to win $1000 scholarship for spiritual renewal!Read more +
Apr 21, 2014

The Beautiful Simplicity of Serving God in Our Daily Work

2 Timothy 2:15-26
A few months ago, a famous person came to our house for a party. My wife works for a community theater that hosts a variety of performers—from community theater troupes to Broadway traveling shows. During a small after party for one of these events, the famous person brought his family...Read more +
Apr 13, 2014

Why Holy Week Matters: Meeting Jesus at the Table

What does Holy Week have to do with our wired lives? Where can our 24/7 lives intersect with the slow, significant events of Christ’s journey to the cross? First in a three-part series connecting our everyday lives with scenes from Holy Week: at the table, in the garden, and at...Read more +
Mar 11, 2014

Time’s Up! Productivity Lessons from Grading for the College Board

Everybody hates paperwork. Imagine facing a stack of 1.4 million reports more than a mile tall. That’s the reality for graders of the College Board’s Advanced Placement English tests. As a high school English teacher, I aimed for the highest national achievement I could imagine —becoming a reader for the...Read more +
Jan 17, 2014

God and Technology and the Common Good

The High Calling has many resources about serving God with technology . The integration of faith and work is our mission, and the integration of faith and digital media is how we express our mission. We spend a lot of editorial time reflecting on digital hospitality, digital service, and digital...Read more +
Jan 16, 2014

Wearable Technology Wars: Darth Vader Versus Dick Tracy in Your Daily Work

Does it matter if people see technology before they see each other? Maybe creepy is the new cool. Perhaps you heard the buzz about new wearable technologies in 2013. The volume turned up again last week during CES, the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas where tech manufacturers demo...Read more +
Jan 3, 2014

Our Best Articles on Faith and Work in 2013

For the past several days, we’ve been sharing the most popular articles of 2013 in various categories. It’s time to share the best of the best. These are the articles that most resonnated with our readers. Each of them went viral. Each of them touched a nerve. Each of them...Read more +
Jan 2, 2014

The High Calling Brand of Faith: Best of 2013 Faith

Sometimes having a category of "faith content" seems contrary to what we believe at The High Calling. Faith should be integrated with everything we do, not a separate category! Even so, some articles are more theological, more churchy, more about the Christian part of our Christian lives. Sometimes these articles...Read more +