Connecting Sunday to monday: your vocation for god's mission
Click here for a PDF copy of the Men's Discipleship Workbook- Winter 2018
Week 2: Does My Work Matter?
Week 3: Cursed is the Ground: Alienation in Work
Visit the MSOE Grohmann Museum online and browse the gallery. (as of 1/16 this page is temporarily down due to website reconstruction) Given what we have learned about the created goodness of work and the curse of fallen work, what do you notice about the 12 selected paintings from the collection? What differences do you see? Which do you like most? How do you relate them to your work?
Spend additional time considering the painting “Inside a Forge” by Cornelis Beelt. What stories can you imagine this painting tells?
Week 4: Becoming like Christ at Work: the Workplace for Sanctification
"The New Liturgy No. 5: Here are My Hands." Consider listening to and purchasing recording for regular use in commuting.
"Tim Keller on Preaching to Himself” This is a short summary on Keller’s personal daily prayer practice throughout his work days.
Week 5: Making a Difference with your Work
Go to faithandwork.com and select either a general or industry specific resource to read, listen to, or watch. Be prepared to discuss what you learned. Resources are available for the following fields: Academia, Arts, Advertising/ Marketing, Architecture, Business, Design, Education, Entrepreneurship, Fashion, Finance, Food, Healthcare, Legal, Retail, Science.
Recommended videos include: “Why Business Matters to God”, “Humanizing Medicine”, “Grace, Justice, and Mercy: An Evening with Bryan Stevenson and Rev. Tim Keller”
Also recommended: “A Higher Power in Cranes” at theologyofwork.com. This is an 18 minute video interview of men about their work in the construction industry.
Week 6: Work as Worship