Episode 022: Careers and Purpose

Martin Luther King Jr. said “No work is insignificant.” But is that really true? Find out if God really has a purpose for you at the current job you hold. And what value He really places on work – this episode might surprise you!


1:25 – “No work is insignificant. All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.

1:55 – Discover unexpected jobs the hosts held in their past!

6:00 – Mark explains that you can learn a lot about yourself and your skills when you take on odd jobs

8:00 – Denise reminds us all that odd jobs help you figure out what you DON’T want to do

9:00 – Andrew reveals a discovery that changed his career path

11:25 – Bill considers the role parents play in guiding their children toward finding their purpose

13:15 – What are you good at? What are passionate about? Are their jobs in those areas you could pursue or create?

13:30 – Finding purpose in our work, and how it fits into God’s purpose for our life

15:00 – Setting our own goals and expectations for our career path

16:55 – Stay open to God’s calling during your search for work with purpose

18:00 – Mark explains 1 Corinthians 12:15-20, 26-27 and the importance of our individual roles

19:25 – Takeaways


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