If we are not finding purpose in our work from God, then we will likely turn our job into a means of self-fulfillment and self-advancement.
We’re joined this week by pastor Tim Keller from New York City to talk vocation and about his really helpful book Every Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God’s Work. I have a handful of questions to toss his way — admittedly a bit scattershot. We’ll talk to college grads, to parents, and Christians who feel stuck in their jobs. I began by asking him: Why does a biblical view of vocation seem so undeveloped in the lives of so many Christian workers today?