Faith & Work Blog

Practical, gospel-centered resources on the intersection of faith, work, and culture.

God’s Presence in our Work: An Interview with Russ Gehrlein

In the final interview of our series, Russ Gehrlein shares how his faith informs every decision, career change, and hardship through three foundational principles of faith and work.

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faithcoop
June 10, 2024

Sharpening Our Leadership Metaphors

Derek Halvorson, Executive Director of the Brock-Barnes Center for Leadership at Covenant College, shares his reflection on the importance of the posture of stewardship as a leader.

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faithcoop
May 28, 2024

How Failure Enabled Me To Comprehend God’s Definition of Success

Paul Payne shares with us an honest reflection on the beautiful ways God works in failure and disappointment.

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faithcoop
May 15, 2024

University Administration: A Calling Towards Redemption and Reconciliation

Kevin Ung, Director of the Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship at Lee University, shares how he views his work as part of God’s redemptive narrative.

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faithcoop
April 22, 2024

Work as an Offering: An Interview with Sam Guthrie

An interview with Sam Guthrie, Customer Success Manager in the education technology industry, on the importance of posture and perspective in our work.

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faithcoop
April 10, 2024

Living for God: An Interview with Tony Oliver

Tony Oliver is the founder of TNT Cleaning, a residential and commercial cleaning service in Chattanooga. His story is a powerful one, filled with honesty, humility, and trusting God with each step.

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faithcoop
March 20, 2024

Building Relationships: An Interview with Katelyn Newsome

An interview with Director of Operations at Chattanooga FC Foundation about the importance of truly seeing people and building authentic relationships.

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faithcoop
March 06, 2024

Serving Others: An Interview with Jeff Anderson

Continuing in our series of faithfulness in the workplace, we sat down with Jeff Anderson, Owner and Operating Partner of Crawlspace Medic, to talk about his heart for service and solving problems for clients.

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faithcoop
February 20, 2024

Created to Work: An Interview with Vangi Mitchell

Continuing this series of faithfulness in the workplace, we reached out to Vangi Mitchell, Marketing and Operations Manager at AlloHire, to get her perspective on faith, work, and success.

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faithcoop
February 06, 2024

Helping People Flourish: An Interview with Ralph Romero

An interview with Chief People Officer at Southern Champion Tray on the importance of helping people flourish in their work.

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faithcoop
January 24, 2024

Working for the Bigger Picture: An Interview with MyChelle Pinkerton

We sat down with MyChelle Pinkerton to better understand the work she does, her heart for helping and healing, and how her Christian faith shapes her work.

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faithcoop
January 12, 2024

Fall Book Recommendations

In the spirit of encouraging gospel-centered reading, the Faith Co-Op team is sharing our reading recommendations – some are rooted in the faith and work discussion, some focus on personal faith development, and some are just so good we pick them up annually to reread.

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faithcoop
November 03, 2023

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