Trustworthy Wisdom@Work

A Repository of Wisdom from Trusted Sources

Larry Peabody received a BA in English Literature from Wheaton College before he became a creator of writing courses for various groups such as the government and private businesses. He is known for tailoring his course for each client. Since 1977 he has worked as a writing consultant based in Washington State. His articles have appeared in a variety of publications. Currently, he focuses his time conducting theology-of-work courses for The Bakke Graduate University.

Introduction to Serving Christ in the Workplace

I am convinced that our false division of labor into “sacred” and “secular” categories is one of the major reasons that the “twain” so seldom meet. In countless ways...
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The Rest Areas

The human heart longs after a lasting rest, one that will carry us through the work week. Our need and desire is not simply time off to escape work...
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The Added Things

God has called all saints to live by faith. Some of them “get their living from the gospel” (1 Corinthians 9:14). Others get their living from wages, commissions, or...
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Secrets of a Light Heavyweight

Our work is rooted in God’s work. If we would learn how to do our daily work “as to the Lord,” we must watch God at work. Through the...
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Light Housekeeping

Once a person begins to discover how to minister to others on the job he may come to resent his ordinary chores as interruptions to his “real” work. Why...
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Glowing without Glaring

Sharing the Light of the world with non-Christians is one more reason God has put us to work in ordinary jobs. But how do we share this light? Do...
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Trimming the Lamps

No list, however complete, could fully encompass the various forms of service that we may be called upon to render to our fellow Christians. This is because all true...
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The Daily Grind

Our daily work serves as one of God’s major tools for cultivating and nurturing the life of Christ within us. While we may be eager to have our work...
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