Feb 7, 2014

Preaching the High Calling

While I was speaking to a gathering of young professionals, one of them raised his hand and said, “I am struggling to understand why anything in my normal routine matters. I know why I come to church and read the Bible, but I don’t see any lasting value in my...Read more +
Feb 7, 2014

Conference: "Your Work: More than a Paycheck”

The Hendricks Center for Christian Leadership and Cultural Engagement at Dallas Theological Seminary will be presenting a two-day conference, “Your Work: More than a Paycheck” When: April 4-5, 2014 Where: Irving Bible Church, Irving, Texas Speakers include Henry Cloud, Scott Rae, Tom Nelson, Bill Pollard, Bill Hendricks, David Greusel, Bill...Read more +
Feb 5, 2014

The Transforming Power of Helping People in Their Vocations: Pastors Share Their Stories

"I was repeatedly hearing back from congregants, Thank God somebody’s caring about this!’" That is what one pastor said was the result of becoming intentional about encouraging his congregation in their vocations. In my research for a doctoral dissertation, I've been interviewing pastors around the country who have made a...Read more +
Dec 8, 2013

David Brooks on Leadership

Columnist David Brooks listed the qualities of a good president. 1) Leaders live surrounded by both yes-men and critics. They must constantly choose and improvise. So even more than experience, a good leader needs character and self-knowledge. 2) Leaders are internally driven. Their outlooks were grounded before they took on...Read more +
Dec 4, 2013

Shackleton's Mission

In 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton set sail for the Antarctic. Was the mission a failure? Watch his story and decide for yourself.Read more +
Oct 24, 2013

Work Is Not the Way It’s Supposed to Be

When I was a kid, my parents decided to build their own home. It was a marvelous plan – a beautiful house in the suburbs, custom-built on a wooded lot next to a lake. The builder they hired promised amazing things – several sliding glass doors so there would always...Read more +
Oct 11, 2013

Charles Schulz: Coworkers Matter More than Celebrities

Charles Schulz
Celebrities don't make the biggest impact on our lives—the people close to us do.Read more +
Sep 26, 2013

"Who Has Impacted You as a Leader?" — Matt Barnes

"Who has impacted you as a leader?" - Matt Barnes
Matt Barnes, Executive Director of Families Empowered, looks for leaders who excel both professionally and personally.Read more +