Jan 30, 2015

On Earth As It Is in Heaven: A Prayer for Young Professionals

“Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.” These words are familiar to many of us. But even if we pray these words consistently, do we actually expect to see anything change? If we do ask for God’s will to be done on earth as it is...Read more +
Jan 30, 2015

On Earth As It Is in Heaven: Living God’s Will through Our Daily Work

by Karen Swallow Prior
My friend Tyler Wigg-Stevenson, author of The World is Not Ours to Save , tells the story of finding the will of God along a mundane path. Wigg-Stevenson was a recent college graduate working for an anti-nuclear weapons organization and assembled a meeting of activists within a regal, columned hall...Read more +
Jan 30, 2015

On Earth As It Is in Heaven: Stewards of Creativity

One of the greatest stories ever told began with these words: “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth” (Gen. 1:1). The first time I heard those words, I imagined myself surrounded by darkness in the midst of a huge void, and for a moment, time and space...Read more +
Jan 30, 2015

On Earth As It Is in Heaven: Pushing Back the Darkness

“Wow,” my oldest said. “That was incredible.” “I know,” I replied. Tears streamed down my face, and I took a few deep breaths to collect myself. The two of us had just finished watching the final scene of the 2012 movie, Les Miserablés , based on the stage musical of...Read more +
Jan 29, 2015

Elevator Operator

Elevator Operator
Bruce Renfroe, an elevator operator in New York City, quickly came to recognize the same somber faces riding his elevator every day. The passengers rarely spoke or even acknowledged one another. Bruce Renfroe took action.Read more +
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"How Important Are Personal Relationships?" - Kimberly Renner

"How important are personal relationships?" - Kimberly Renner
We have plenty of opportunities to treat personal interactions as either transactions...or as opportunities, however brief, for relationships. Which has more to offer?Read more +
Jan 30, 2015

Rediscovering Community: Whatever you do

"Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people. Remember that the Lord will give you an inheritance as your reward, and that the Master you are serving is Christ.” Colossians 3:23 I make my way down the stairs, heavy bag...
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