Posts tagged Work
Work - Made for Creation

The first word in the Bible which is translated as work is the Hebrew word Melaka which comes three times in Genesis, and refers back to God's activity in the 6 days of Creation. In Genesis 1 we know that God created by the authority of His word - He speaks and stuff happens. But if we read the text more fully we can see other clear attributes to God's working style in Creation. 

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Slave New World

First the bad news. Then some more bad news. And then some good news. The way we work today is corroding our culture and killing our relationships. This is ‘bad’ but if you’re in work it’s probably not news. The indicators have been going downhill for years. Work is not even working for the people at the top. They’re making money but, for many, at an awesome cost to themselves and their families.

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How I Learned to Canoe

“Can't you find out God's will for you life and stick to it?” After four degrees in a variety of disciplines, five different full-time jobs, and at least two career changes this is probably a valid question to ask me. Is it right that my constantly changing career path is an indication that I have found it difficult to know the will of God for my life? The answer is both yes and no!

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The Truth in Strange Places

I have a confession to make. Perhaps not a confession of the kind of titillating misdemeanour or behavioural idiosyncrasy that our glorious media may have led you to expect from public confessions... So don’t expect to see the pictures of me cavorting along an Italian beach naked as a tomato at the age of 3. No, this confession may expose me to greater ignominy...

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