Doing God's Business: Meaning and Motivation for the Marketplace

Doing God's Business: Meaning and Motivation for the Marketplace

by R. Paul Stevens
     
 

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Christians have likely been struggling with the place of business in the life of faith ever since Paul’s days as a tentmaker. Just how do the spheres of private devotion and public business intersect in a meaningful way? Paul Stevens has been exploring this question since his earliest working days in his father’s steel business. His Doing God’s

Overview

Christians have likely been struggling with the place of business in the life of faith ever since Paul’s days as a tentmaker. Just how do the spheres of private devotion and public business intersect in a meaningful way? Paul Stevens has been exploring this question since his earliest working days in his father’s steel business. His Doing God’s Business tells how readers can find lasting and satisfying meaning for marketplace involvement in the light of the Christian faith and tradition. Stevens explores the potential of business as a location for practicing everyday spiritual disciplines and as a source of creativity and deeper relationship with God.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802833983
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Pages:
251
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.65(d)

Meet the Author

R. Paul Stevens is professor emeritus of marketplace theology and leadership at Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia.

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