Part 7 of our 7-part series is, "How do we fight greed and materialism at work?" Quite possibly, there is no idol more insidious in America than greed. We want more than we need and our culture says we deserve to have it; but the way of the Kingdom of God is radical, sacrificial generosity. It is true that we cannot serve God and money. So what does that look like practically? Let's Talk Avodah! Let's get close to our Savior so that we can tell the world of about our Resurrected King! Join Jonathan Walton and our speaking team for practical biblical responses to live in the reality of true freedom in Christ.
How Do I Participate?: Click here to RSVP. PLEASE RSVP. The deadline for registration for this event is Wednesday, July 19th at 11:59PM. These events are free and open to everyone and are sustained by your generosity. Click here to make a contribution to these essential discipleship programs.
Background | What is Avodah?
Avodah comes from a Hebrew word whose root has three distinct yet intertwined meanings: work, worship, service. The root of this ancient word speaks life to the present day. If God can and should be the center of every sphere of our lives, how do we do that with our jobs? Especially in a culture oriented around greed, pursuit of wealth, and success at any cost? We aim to inform, inspire and equip the next generation of marketplace leaders with the tools necessary to reframe, integrate, and apply faith in Jesus especially into their everyday employment. With a generous grant from the Lilly Foundation our 7-Part lecture and discussion series invites all attendees to Avodah Our God at and through their vocation.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Do I have to come to every workshop?
No, you're welcome to come to one, two or all of them!
Do I have to pay?
No, but our program is sustained by your generosity. If you would like to give, click here!
Is this just for students?
No, it's not. All are welcome and we truly desire for people of all generations to be present!
Will there be musical worship?
Is lunch included?
Do I have to stay the whole time?
Yes! If you are not able to stay the entire time each Sunday, we invite you to find another place to fellowship.