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Excellence – Stay Out of the Ditches

Excellence – Stay Out of the Ditches

If my experience is anything like yours, it seems like excellence is at first an issue of our heart. So how can we shape our hearts in a daily, practical way so that we work with excellence for the glory of God and love of neighbor?

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Getting a New Perspective for Work

Getting a New Perspective for Work

“Do you see a man skilled in his work? He will serve before kings; he will not serve before obscure men.” – Proverbs 22:29 King Solomon penned most of the proverbs in Scripture, and he knew this one from first-hand experience. The key accomplishment of his...

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Workmatters Recommends — June 2021

Workmatters Recommends — June 2021

This month we are sharing different resources and insights geared around a theme of renewal. This is an essential part of the rhythm of our walk with Jesus, part of what makes us fit for his purposes in our work. Earlier this week we posted a short video...

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How to be Great at Work

How to be Great at Work

Who doesn’t want to be great at work? Whether it is expressed through recognition, accomplishment or even the private sense of knowing you did a good job, we all desire greatness. The disciples also desired greatness. They followed Jesus because they...

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HOW TO USE COMPANY VALUES TO MAKE TOUGH DECISIONS

HOW TO USE COMPANY VALUES TO MAKE TOUGH DECISIONS

"The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity." – Proverbs 11:3 Company values are a great tool to help you find deeper purpose and meaning in your work. But there are times when those values can also help you...

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Dealing with Workplace Politics

Dealing with Workplace Politics

Workplace politics ... ugh.   Life at work in any size organization is already tough. It’s not easy to navigate competing interests, communicate well and still achieve what’s best for the organization. But when people are motivated strictly by advancing...

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Trust in God and Not Your Own Judgement

Trust in God and Not Your Own Judgement

We admire the people who are not afraid to make a gutsy decision. These people seem to have special insight into reality and the courage to follow that insight in a direction that may or may not make sense to everyone else. You know who I mean -- the ones...

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Who’s Working Next to You?

Who’s Working Next to You?

Another weekend and another newsreel with a heartbreaking story -- this time from Charlottesville, VA. One of the largest white-supremacist rallies in recent history. Counter-protesters standing up against the divisiveness and hate. A car driven into the...

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Faith in Uncertain and Difficult Times

Faith in Uncertain and Difficult Times

It's easy to "have faith" when everything is going well. It's harder when things aren't going so well. And it's even harder when you have been seeking God, faithfully following Him, and He doesn’t seem to be "coming through." But that is where true faith is...

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