Work & Calling

God’s Grand Design for Work

In this periodic series, we’ve been exploring the phases of man’s relationship to work through timeβ€”work in the sense of one’s labor in general, job, or vocation. In this final installment, we will look at how this understanding of work throughout every phase of man’s existence affects...

work in heaven

Will We Work in Heaven?

Many people wonder what Heaven will be like. But work is probably the last thing you think of when you imagine Heaven. After all, doesn’t the Bible describe Heaven, that eternal destination for all true believers in Jesus Christ, as a place of rest? How could there possibly be work in a place...

No TED Talks in Eden

In the last post, “Work is Not a Dirty Word“, we noted the wrong-headedness of believers assuming that just because it is difficult that work is, therefore, a consequence of the Fall. Work was created by God as very good. Man worked with joy and pleasure before the fall, and in the...