A few things I’m teaching students in Business As Mission about how social enterprise has potential to create sustainable impact in the world: Be Prophetic With Profit It’s not only okay to create profit it’s essential for sustainability. But be prophetic. This doesn’t just mean telling the future it’s speaking truth over or into something.
15 things I’m teaching in Business As Mission in helping students develop a theology of work. #1 Bisignes. Carrus. Vocacion. Bisignes (business) originally meant what we care for in our busyness. Carrus (career) originally meant carrier. We get our word car from carrus. Vocacion (vocation) originally meant calling. We get our word vocal from vocacion. Conclusion:
The next time you’re tempted to say, “I’m just a ______” when talking about what you do I want to encourage you to think differently. You’re not JUST anything. You are an ARTISAN. A partner of God using the unique gifts and opportunities He has given you to co-create a better today and a brighter