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Love Why You Work

Fear of God, as Martin Luther taught, is not one of imminent danger. It is more like the fear or anxiety we feel at the thought of disappointing someone we love (i.e., filial fear). If someone is married, they are faithful to their spouse because they love them, not because the Bible teaches against adultery.…

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What Makes Us Distinctly Different?

What makes us distinctly different as followers of Jesus? Is it the way we speak? How we fill our weekend? No. Being a Christian at work goes far beyond Bible-verse-emblazoned coffee mugs and promises to pray for people in the throes of overwhelm. These are genuinely good things, but they do not make us distinctly…

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Fire Back With Scripture

“Jesus’ refusal was curt: “Beat it, Satan!” He backed his rebuke with a third quotation from Deuteronomy: “Worship the Lord your God, and only him. Serve him with absolute single-heartedness.” – Matthew 4:10 (MSG) Temptation has a way of making us question God’s goodness. It started in the Garden and continues today. It paints a…

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Do Good Well

In 2 Thessalonians 3:6–13, Paul admonishes the believers in Thessalonica to follow his example and work for their keep. “The one who is unwilling to work shall not eat” (v. 10). Our understanding of modern economics supports this: There ain’t no such thing as free lunch! (#TANSTAFL) Yet, this understanding comes up painfully short in…

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There Is Synergy In Cooperation

Welcoming outside voices, accepting the help and input from those not on your team or project, might not serve your own vision, but it may very well serve the larger vision of your organization. When you seek out others because they offer perspective different than your own, you’re creating an environment in which synergy can…

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Would Jesus Be a Good Employee?

When it comes to living out your faith at work, there is no complicated, magical formula. It’s all about the fruit of the Spirit. Phil Vischer, creator of VeggieTales and CEO, Jellyfish Labs, explains that if Jesus was walking around the workplace, he wouldn’t just be witnessing to everybody – he’d be finishing up that…

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Your Role at Work Is Important

Application: The world places different levels of importance on different roles. But every role, every job and every position is important to God and He wants to be active in all of it. When everyone performs their role to accomplish a common mission, great things happen. What can you do to see God as active…

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Share the Love of Christ at Work

Application: Heighten your ability to hear from God by starting the day with God’s Word and taking time to pray and read a verse at different times throughout the work day. Then do what He leads you to do at work and His love will shine through all you say and do.   Get more workplace…

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To Love is To Serve At Work

Application: Check your motives for what you say and do at work, and ask God to work in your heart. Look for ways to build others up, help them be successful and access new opportunities.   Get more workplace scripture like this delivered to you by subscribing via email or Messenger. Visit workmatters.org/resources for additional faith-at-work…

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Speaking the Truth in Love

Application: Guard your mouth against gossip, lies of any kind and words that hurt. Share feedback with others at work for the purpose of encouraging them and helping them grow so that they can reach more of their potential.   Get more workplace scripture like this delivered to you by subscribing via email or Messenger. Visit…

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