Spirituality is helpful in the workplace

It pays to be spiritual. A few weeks ago, Tony Schwartz and Christine Porath wrote an opinion piece in the Sunday Review of the New York Times, that outlined factors that benefit or hinder employee productivity. At first glance, the numbers are dismal: A majority of workers in the United States and abroad are burnedContinue reading “Spirituality is helpful in the workplace”

The church custodian’s perspective

I am convinced that every pastor needs to do the custodial duties in his or her church for a few weeks.  Nothing gives someone a greater appreciation for the church than to clean up after a busy week of worship, fellowship, and discipleship. I had the distinct privilege of being Trinity’s custodian last month whenContinue reading “The church custodian’s perspective”