Every good endeavor : connecting your work to God's work / Timothy Keller ; with Katherine Leary Alsdorf.Material type: TextSeries: Redeemer's Center for Faith and WorkPublication details: New York : Dutton, c2012. Description: 287 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780525952701 (hbk.); 0525952705 (hbk.)Subject(s): Work -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Work -- Biblical teaching | Work -- History of doctrines | Employees -- Religious life | Vocation -- ChristianityLOC classification: BT738.5 | .K35 2012
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 254-284).
God's plan for work -- Design of work -- Dignity of work -- Work as service -- Work as cultivation -- Problems with work -- Work becomes fruitless -- Work becomes pointless -- Work becomes selfish -- Work reveals our idols -- Gospel and work -- New story for work -- New conception of work -- New compass for work -- New power for work -- Helping others connect their work to God's work, leading people to integrate their faith with their work -- Redeemer's Center for Faith and Work.
Keller shows how excellence, integrity, discipline, creativity, and passion in the workplace can help others and even be considered acts of worship--not just of self-interest.