We conclude GOD @ WORK WEEK with a little prayer that encapsulates everything we covered. (Note: If you aren’t viewing this on the web you may miss the highly creative and deeply symbolic shape formed by the words.)
Today’s topic: THE 10 COMMANDMENTS @ WORK.
Most companies have values statements. They get put on a nice plaque, hung in a conference room and then promptly forgotten. My guess is that if you asked employees to recite ’em, only a tiny fraction could. And only a tiny fraction of that would actually try to live ’em out.
We’ll start today with a question …
According to studies conducted by big-brained researchers in the business world, what’s the absolute #1 most important trait a leader must have to be successful?
Here are your choices:
- Communication skills
- Business knowledge
- Smooth dance moves
- Coordinating accessories
Today’s topic: COMMUNICATION. Almost nothing is more important in the workplace.
Here are five basic principles straight out of God’s Word to help guide your workplace discussions. Start using ’em today.
There’s no better place to start than here:
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters. (Colossians 3:23)
This verse comes in handy whenever I’m doing something I don’t particularly like, which is approximately every 3.8 seconds.
We continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.
We’re in the midst of a series entitled JESUS ON EVERYTHING, where we’re looking at what Jesus said on a wide variety of subjects with a minimum of commentary from me.
Today’s topic? WORK.
Jesus was asked this rather direct question: “What must we do to do the works God requires?” Here’s was Jesus’ equally direct reply: