Tag: culture

Book Review: The Voting Booth by Skye Jethani

We all agree that our work matters. An important aspect to work is its influence and impact within a local community and culture.  I have recently read a short book that is, in my opinion, an excellent treatment of culture engagement and I would like to recommend it for your reading. The eBook is titled The Voting Booth: A new…

Faith & Work & Art?

The work of the artist should be squarely in the faith and work conversation. For art is an expression of God’s missional work. Both artistic citizens and art itself help build the common good. Joseph Polisi announced recently his retirement in June of 2018 as president of The Juilliard School. Great change to the school came about during his three…

Being Civic Minded (2 of 2)

In my last post we drew the connection between the gift of the law in the Old Testament and its connection with civic mindedness. The question becomes, what place does the greater civitas have in the faith and work movement? The faith and work movement is growing, and quickly, which is exciting. From voices such as Tom Nelson and Greg…