Category: Work

Taking Manhood Back

Monday Morning Blog: Hard work vs Long Work

Reposting this from Seth Godin’s blogs, visit his site here Long work is what the lawyer who bills 14 hours a day filling in forms does. Hard work is what the insightful litigator does when she synthesizes four disparate ideas and comes up with an argument that wins the case–in less than five minutes. Long…
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Theology of Work

So far I’ve tried to sketch a broad biblical theology of work. So how should this theology change what you do tomorrow? Here are my four best answers. First, just work hard. Go to work tomorrow or next month or next year and do your absolute best. Be the best employee, the best manager, the…
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Redeeming Work

Work is what we were created for. It is part of God’s good design. But when sin entered the picture, work was cursed. Then to Adam [God] said . . . Cursed is the ground because of you; In toil you will eat of it All the days of your life. Both thorns and thistles…
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A Man is Created to Work

To straighten out our malformed theology of work, we need to go all the way back to the Garden of Eden. Then the Lord God formed man of dust from the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living being. The Lord God planted a garden toward the…
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A Man’s Calling to Work

A friend of mine left a well-paying job to join the staff of a Christian ministry. She described her decision something like this: “Working a normal job, I had to spend 40 or 50 hours a week doing what my employer wants. Ministry had to come second. But now, I’ll be free to devote all…
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The Man and His Business

I was trying to think of a blog on how a man can lead his family by having his own business. My mind seem stucked till I chanced upon this from Randell Tiongson’s tweeter. Here is a video of Jaret and Sheryl on how a man and a woman can balance business, marriage and family.…
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Don’t bring Her to Your Mess

A guy approaches me and tells me he is ready to get married. He was to propose marriage to his girlfriend in a few weeks time. I ask him how he was in four areas: 1. Spiritually? 2. Financially? 3. Emotionally? 4. in Leadership? After those questions where his answers are almost NO – he…
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