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God's Design for Work

(This is the 2nd post in our 2018 "Celebrating Work" series. Each week we're highlighting a different theme about work and asking YOU to help contribute. Join in and let us know your…

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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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When Church & Business Dream Together

Wouldn’t it be funny if the church had it’s own BBQ sauce? This is what can happen out of relationships. …

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How Can We Revolutionize the Business World? Part Two of a Conversation with Hugh Whelchel of IFWE

This is Part Two of a series of two podcast episodes. In this episode, we explore the meaning of shalom and begin to understand our role to bring it about in the workplace today.

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Why Is Your Work Important?

At Jobs for Life (JfL), we’re always asking ourselves, “Why is our work important?” Perhaps it’s important because it answers this question by Johann Baptist Metz: …

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The Purpose of Our Work: Part One of a Conversation with Hugh Whelchel of IFWE

This is Part One of a series of two podcast episodes. In this episode, Hugh discusses the importance of our work in helping the world flourish and understanding the full call of the Gospel in redemption and restoration of the world. This shift in the way we think about work, brings hope, purpose and meaning that our lives can be extraordinary.

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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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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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