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We Had a Party Because He Lost His Job

It sounds weird right? And then it hit me – you can’t lose a job if you don’t have a job! Jerry learned from our class that failure was actually a component of success, and that failing was not the issue, only failing to get back up. He got up, kept moving forward and is still working today…and looking for a second job!

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The Redeeming Work of God: A Conversation with Seth & Andrea Sears in Costa Rica

Seth and Andrea Sears were challenged to really know Jesus and understand the Lord’s will for their lives. After they read Ron Sider’s book, Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger, they felt…

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What Does God Say About The Poor?

Throughout Scripture we see so many examples of God's heart for those who are impoverished, vulnerable, and living in poverty. From His commands concerning the treatment of widows and orphans to…

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Experience 30 Days of Poverty

Over 14 millions Americans are unemployed. Now, imagine you're one of them… …

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Another Chance to Find Purpose

Sometimes life doesn’t make sense when you are in the middle of it. …

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Inside the Wire: A Conversation with Scott Jamieson of Church of Another Chance in Nashville

Scott Jamieson grew up believing that being successful was what life was all about. He went to college, excelled in his career, and become the CEO of a business in Baltimore by the age of 37. But he…

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Hours of work needed to afford rent

Jobs for Life longs for the ‎Church to “flip the list” and engage in the fight to help all brothers and sisters find and keep living-wage work. Because "anyone who has ever…

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Podcast (Episode #11): Bold and Winsome Faith - A Conversation with Scott Sauls

This week's podcast features a conversation with Scott Sauls, Senior pastor of Christ Presbyterian Church in Nashville, Tennessee. Prior to moving to Nashville, Scott was a lead and preaching…

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