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Work—Cultivation, Service, and Becoming Human (Joel Barricklow)

December 16, 2018

For some work is about survival. For others it involves issues of identity. Many are unsure they are in the right type of work at all. Yet, almost everyone seeks meaningful work. The narratives of purpose and meaning around our work are deeply rooted in our time, place, and experience. This lecture will attempt to reframe our understanding of work as a core element of being human, yet one keenly affected by the Fall—moving from how work fits into our lives to how we fit into the work of God.

Download the Powerpoint slides: https://bit.ly/2EuQNwg

Recommended reading on the topic of faith & work: https://bit.ly/2CgoAHt