Marketplace professionals are rooted in the original church planting movement. Today marketplace professionals have the opportunity to use gifts and talents to continue working to fulfill God's Great Commission in ways never before imagined.
We hope that this resource list offers you some answers and perspective as you continue your journey identifying ways you can work to fulfill God's mission with your unique gifts and talents. This list is not by any means exhaustive, and each piece is written, edited, and produced by humans and therefore not perfect. It is not meant to be the only source on a topic but a good source of information to ponder and pique interest for growth.
Every Good Endeavor by Tim Keller
Timothy Keller argues that God's plan is radically more ambitious: he actually created us to work.
Kingdom Calling by Amy Sherman
God is on the move, and he calls each of us, from our various halls of power and privilege, to follow him. Here is your chance, keeping this kingdom calling in view, to steward your faith and work toward righteousness.
Why Business Matters to God by Jeff van Duzer
This book explores the nature and meaning of doing business and finds it calls for much more than most think. Van Duzer presents a profoundly Christian approach that integrates biblical studies with the disciplines of business and economics.
Everybody Always by Bob Goff
In his entertaining and inspiring follow-up to the New York Times bestselling phenomenon Love Does, Bob Goff takes readers on a journey into the secret of living without fear, constraint, or worry.
The Abrahamic Revolution by Todd Ahrend
Todd Ahrend helps us understand the missional theme of God s Word, the task remaining in God s world, and our calling to God's work.
In This Generation by Todd Ahrend
Todd Ahrend takes you on a journey into the greatest missions movement in history.
When Helping Hurts by Corbett, Fikkert, Perkins
Poverty is much more than simply a lack of material resources, and it takes much more than donations and handouts to solve it. When Helping Hurts shows how some alleviation efforts, failing to consider the complexities of poverty, have actually (and unintentionally) done more harm than good.
Radical Together by David Platt
In Radical, David Platt’s plea for Christians to take back their faith from the American Dream resonated with readers everywhere, and the book quickly became a New York Times bestseller. Now in Radical Together, the author broadens his call, challenging us to unite around a gospel-centered vision.