Working on who we are.

A guest post by Jeff Arnold. I have a love-hate relationship with my career. I love the work, but hate to be part of an industry that has been dying a slow, painful death for years. When people ask what I do, I can’t get the word sportswriter out of my mouth fast enough. My […]

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Doing God’s work.

A guest post by Jeff Arnold. In the beginning, there was work. The concept seems simple. In the beginning, God worked. He created work for us to enjoy. But somewhere along the way, work went from being divinely created to manually distorted. In a perfect world, Tim Keller writes in his book Every Good Endeavor, […]

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Starting the work week.

As a hospital chaplain, I often walk into to rooms of pain or uncertainty or waiting. I offer presence. I offer ears. Sometimes I offer conversation or counsel. And sometimes I say, “Would it be okay if I pray?” You may think that I should always ask that last question. Perhaps you are right. But […]

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