. But wayne grudem introduces a novel concept: business itself glorifies God when it is conducted in a way that imitates God's character and creation. See how your business, and your life in business, can be dedicated to God's glory. Though grudem isn't naïve about the easy ways these activities can be perverted and used as a means to sin, he knows that Christians can be about the business of business.
Business for the Glory of God: The Bible's Teaching on the Moral Goodness of Business #ad - This biblically based book is a thoughtful guide to imitating God during interactions with customers, employees, coworkers, and other businesses.
Business for the Common Good: A Christian Vision for the Marketplace Christian Worldview Integration SeriesIVP Academic #ad - Wong seek to explore this and other critical business issues from a uniquely Christian perspective, offering up a vision for work and service that is theologically grounded and practically oriented. In this book you'll discover how it can also be a means toward serving the common good. Rae and Kenman L. Is business just a way to make money? Or can the marketplace a venue for service to others? Scott B.
Among the specific questions they address along the way are these:what implications does the christian story have for the vision, fierce competition and short-term investor pressures? How do Christian values inform specific functional areas of business such as the management of people, mission or sense of purpose that shapes business engagement?What parts of business can be affirmed and practiced "as is" and what parts need to be rejected or transformed? What challenges exist as attempts are made to live out Christian ideals in a broken world characterized by tight margins, marketing and environmental sustainability?Business can be even more than an environment through which individual Christians grow in Christlikeness.
Beyond Integrity: A Judeo-Christian Approach to Business EthicsZondervan Academic #ad - Readings from a wide range of sources present competing perspectives on each issue, and real-life case studies further help the reader grapple with ethical dilemmas. They need to go “beyond integrity” in their thinking. Those in business, and those preparing to enter the business world, need to grapple with the question of how integrity and biblical ethics can be applied in the workplace.
Integrity is essential to Judeo-Christian business ethics. Beyond integrity is neither excessively theoretical nor simplistic and dogmatic. Revisions include: • 30 new case studies • 1/3 new readings • 50% substantially revised • sidebars that reflect the issues in the news and business press • summaries and material for discussion.
Beyond Integrity: A Judeo-Christian Approach to Business Ethics #ad - This zondervan ebook of the third edition has been revised to provide the most up-to-date introduction to the issues Christians face in today’s constantly changing business culture. But today’s business environment is complex. The authors conclude each chapter with their own distinctly Christian commentary on the topic covered.
Rather, it offers a balanced and pragmatic approach to a number of concrete ethical issues.
Hidden Worldviews: Eight Cultural Stories That Shape Our LivesIVP Academic #ad - Why do we buy what we buy, often unseen, vote the way we vote, but there are forces, eat what we eat and say what we say? Why do we have the friends we have, and work and play as we do? It's our choice? Yes, that shape every decision we make and every action we take. These hidden, life-shaping values and ideas are not promoted through organized religions or rival philosophies but fostered by cultural habits, lifestyles and the institutional structures of society.
Steve wilkens and mark sanford shine a spotlight on the profound challenges to Christianity and faithful Christian living that come from worldviews that comprise the cultural soup we swim in. The authors show how to detect the individualism, nationalism, consumerism, moral relativism, New Age thinking, scientific naturalism, postmodern tribalism and salvation as therapy that fly under our radar.
Hidden Worldviews: Eight Cultural Stories That Shape Our Lives #ad - Building on the work of worldview thinkers like James Sire, this book helps those committed to the gospel story recognize those rival cultural stories that compete for our hearts and minds.
Business By The Book: Complete Guide of Biblical Principles for the WorkplaceThomas Nelson #ad - This updated version of the best-selling Business by the Book offers radical principles of business management that go beyond the Ten Commandments and other biblical maxims. What would happen if you made your business decisions by the book? By the Bible that is. Larry burkett, founder and president of christian financial concepts, or a manager, a corporate executive, provides business principles from his own experience as well as what God’s Word says on topics such as: Hiring and Firing Decisions Pay Increases and Promotions Management Selection Employee Pay Decisions Borrowing and/or Lending Decisions Forming Corporations and Partnerships Business Tithing Retirement Whether you are the owner of a business, this best-selling classic is for you.
Business by the book is a step-by-step presentation of how businesses should be run according to the Creator of all management rules: God.
Loving Monday: Succeeding in Business Without Selling Your SoulIVP Books #ad - Instead of grinding it out until Friday and living only for weekends, a successful Ohio manufacturing executive has seen how his work can be filled with meaning and purpose. Here is a book for everyone who wants to succeed in business without selling out. Includes study guide and a new afterword. The result is employees who feel valued, enjoy their work, work hard and are successful at what they do.
As a result, both grow--along with his love for Mondays. Beckett brings all of life together: work, belief, value, character, relationship, truth, worship and joy. The key is integrating his work and beliefs.
Every Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God's WorkPenguin Books #ad - In fact, the christian view of work—that we work to serve others, not ourselves—can provide the foundation of a thriving professional and balanced personal life. Now he pulls his insights into a thoughtful and practical book for readers everywhere. With deep conviction and often surprising advice, Keller shows readers that biblical wisdom is immensely relevant to our questions about work today.
Keller shows how excellence, discipline, integrity, creativity, and passion in the workplace can help others and even be considered acts of worship—not just of self-interest. New york times bestselling author of The Prodigal Prophet Timothy Keller shows how God calls on each of us to express meaning and purpose through our work and careers.
Every Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God's Work #ad - A touchstone of the new evangelical movement. The new york timestim keller, has taught and counseled students, pastor of New York’s Redeemer Presbyterian Church and the New York Times bestselling author of The Reason for God, young professionals, and senior leaders on the subject of work and calling for more than twenty years.
Business Ethics - Faith That Works, 2Nd Edition: Leading Your Company to Long-Term SuccessWestBow Press #ad - Business ethicsfaith that works, 2nd edition shows how faith forms the foundation for the theory and practice of business ethics and how ethical leadership results in long-term success in business. Ruddell then analyses the scriptural teaching about business ethics as a model for how faith can and indeed must integrate with business ethics and then contrasts with other, secular, views of business ethics.
He continues by reviewing steps for solving ethical problems in business and how to set up and carry out an effective ethics program inside the business and how companies can extend those ethics to those around them through effective social outreach programs, and to the environment by being good stewards of our resources.
Business Ethics - Faith That Works, 2Nd Edition: Leading Your Company to Long-Term Success #ad - It challenges readers to understand their own beliefs and actively base the ethics they practice in business on those beliefs for building an ethical culture that can lead to a sustainable competitive advantage. The book begins by covering business ethics basics, highlighting how ethics are good for business.
The Poverty of Nations: A Sustainable SolutionCrossway #ad - Speaking to the importance of personal freedom, and education, moral virtue, the rule of law, private property, this book offers a clear path for promoting economic prosperity and safeguarding a country’s long-term stability—a sustainable solution for a world looking for the way forward. The whole world has a stake in the war against poverty and leaders across the globe are looking for a permanent solution.
That’s why economist barry asmus and theologian Wayne Grudem have teamed up to outline a robust proposal for fighting poverty on a national level. These two experts believe the solution lies in a comprehensive development plan that integrates the principles of a free market system with the Bible’s teachings on social ethics.
The Missional Entrepreneur: Principles and Practices for Business as MissionNew Hope Publishers #ad - The missional entrepreneur takes an in-depth look at business as missions in action with an eye to expose the most effective principles and practices of this movement. Bam embodies the practice of using business strategically accomplishing missional purposes. Though the term is ubiquitous in mission circles, there is disparity between its meaning.
. There has been much theoretical discussion about BAM but far less research accomplished on how it happens out in reality. Business as mission bam, an emerging concept and developing ministry, has drawn fascination in missions and business circles.
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In witty, daring, succinct chapters, Fox offers surprising, and totally practical wisdom that will help readers rise above the competition in any company in any field. And jeffrey fox's powerful how to becOME A RAINMAKER will get you there. Filled with smart tips given in the fox signature style, counter-intuitive, controversial, pursue, and practiced, this hard-hitting collection of sales advice shows readers how to woo, and finally win any customer.