Converted Work

by Authentic Manhood
Converted Work

Why do you work? Why do you work hard? If you’re one of the “driven” types, why are you so motivated? Why do you care about advancing in your field, climbing the corporate ladder, growing your business, getting the next promotion, developing the new product? Our answers to these questions reflect our biggest hopes and […]

10 Essentials for Living Out a Biblical View of Work

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10 Essentials for Living Out a Biblical View of Work

When a man embraces these ten essentials, it will provide him with more opportunity, broader influence, and greater success in his work. 1. Our primary motivation for “excelling” at work comes from the gospel. The gospel changes everything. Our motivation comes from what Jesus has done for us and how He transformed us.   2. […]

Bless Your Community

by Authentic Manhood
Bless Your Community

Catalyzers are meant to accelerate, to expand, and to inspire. One of the six Work Catalyzers we discuss in A Man and His Work is to use your work-related talents to bless your community. A clear example of this is Keith Jackson. Keith is a former NFL tight-end who is one busy guy, yet still […]

3 Parts of Our Biblical Blueprint for Work

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3 Parts of Our Biblical Blueprint for Work

Jesus came to earth to save us and to be God’s perfect image-bearer to provide an example of how mankind is to engage in all of life, including our work life. In Session 2 of A Man and His Work, we provide a God-inspired, gospel-centered vision for your work. It’s called the Biblical Blueprint for […]

Created to be a Giver

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Created to be a Giver

In Matthew 6, Jesus asks, “Why would you store things up here where they will eventually fade away when you could store things in heaven that will last for eternity?” Jesus’ words revolutionize our work perspective. When God made man, He made him for more than chasing after the worldly pursuits of money and possessions; […]

Finding the Grace to Detach

by Authentic Manhood

On the day track season officially began, my wife Heidi often felt like wearing black because she was going into mourning. For the next three months, as the high school varsity track coach, I was basically non-existent at home. I had a state-ranked team that needed training, and I had a reputation to keep up. […]

Creating Margin

by Tierce Green

You’ve heard the conversations: “Hey man, what’s going on?” “Busier than ever! You?” “Me, too. Busy, busy, busy! I can’t remember the last time I took a vacation.” “Me either!” Now, this would be unusual: “Hey, man, what’s going on?” “Not a whole lot. Just enjoying the day. You?” The thought would be, “That guy’s […]