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Last Summer Meeting

Hi Everyone, I’ve been looking for a good reading on the practical aspects of rest. There are a few chapters in the book from last week that address the topic It’s a lot longer than our normal readings, but I … Continue reading

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Sabbath Time

Hi Everyone, We’re ending our summer meetings with a few weeks on the topic of rest. Hopefully these readings will complement all of our discussions on work. For next week, here’s the link to a download of two chapters from … Continue reading

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Camping Trip Preliminary Plans

Hey Everyone, I don’t remember if this has been officially brought up yet, or not. We are going to be embarking on a tent camping trip, the weekend of August 13th. Details aren’t completely worked out yet, but it looks … Continue reading

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Surprised by Hope

Hi Everyone, We will be meeting this Thursday at 8:00 p.m. at Jingjing’s place. This week, we will discuss a chapter (attached) from Surprised by Hope by N.T. Wright. It’s basically about how a proper understanding of the resurrection shapes the … Continue reading

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More DM&tWoG

Hi Everyone, This week, we are continuing our discussion of Decision Making and the Will of God by Garry Friesen. We will cover Chapter 9: “God-Given Freedom (and Responsibility) to Choose” and hopefully apply it to some specific vocational issues, … Continue reading

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Decision Making and the Will of God

Hi Everyone, Here are the readings for this Thursday [attached to email].  The book these chapters are from is called Decision Making and the Will of God by Garry Friesen. The topic is a lot broader than work, but it is … Continue reading

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Why Work?

Hi Everyone! Here’s the reading for this week–an essay called “Why Work?” by Dorothy Sayers. It was written during World War II as an attempt to critique societal attitudes towards work and help Christians develop a fuller understanding of what … Continue reading

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Reading for Thursday’s Discussion

Hi Everyone, [The reading for this Thursday is available as an electronic copy from Purdue Libraries.] It’s a short chapter [Chapter 4] from The Call by Os Guinness. We will be meeting at 8:00 at Emily’s house. If you don’t … Continue reading

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Thursday Location Change

Hi Everyone, We’re going to have our first Vocation Reading Group tomorrow night (Thursday) at 8pm in the back room of Greyhouse (100 Northwestern Avenue) in West Lafayette. We’ll have an informal discussion about vocation and calling and brainstorm about … Continue reading

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Summer Vocation Study

Hi Everyone, We are going to start the vocation reading group next Thursday (May 19) at 8pm. Just to give a bit more info–the focus of the reading group will be on the role of work in the overarching call … Continue reading

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