You are Created for Good Works

Annually, the Crossroads Career Board of Directors gather together at a retreat to pray, fellowship, and strategically plan for the upcoming year. In 2019, we met in Minnesota to do precisely that…

Your Best Investment

Do you know what your most important asset is? You! Are you being “penny wise and pound foolish” with your search for a job, career or calling? Let’s take a look at how you are spending your time, money and effort to insure the best return on your investment. Time “So teach us to number our days, that we may …

Get the Goals You Set

Make Progress Every Week What goals did you set this year? Get any of them yet? Maybe you gave up? Perhaps you forgot? Possibly you are frustrated or disappointed? I can relate to all of the above. I am afflicted and blessed with ADHD (attention deficient hyperactivity disorder). It’s easy for me to forget and get frustrated. Much of my …

What Are You Gifted to Do?

This is a guest post from Dr. Art Lindsley of The Institute for Faith, Work & Economics. What are you specifically created to do? That is the million-dollar question! To answer this question, we need to understand the nature of God’s gifts. Look at the passage in I Peter 4: As each one has received a special gift, employ it …

Thank God It’s Friday

The end of another week of work. The boss behaving badly. You’re in a job you hate. But wait. This is not just any Friday! This is GOOD Friday. And why is it SO good? Because Sunday’s Comin’ Nobody tells the story any better than pastor S. M. Lockridge. The next 3:39 minutes of the video It’s Friday, but Sunday’s Comin’ will give you …

Too Old for a Job from God?

Jeff lost his job and found the God who provides.  His true story from the newly published book, Jehovah-Jireh, begins with this lie echoing in his mind… You’re too old. They didn’t say it that way, but Jeff knew exactly what they meant. Comments like “I bet a thirty-year-old got that job,” or “Finding a job isn’t easy for people …

3 Women-Owned Businesses Succeed

Today, my wife Kristy and I went to another McKenzie Homes “house blessing.”  Just over a year ago, our friend Stacy McKenzie remodeled a house into a home – her first flip after leaving a corporate position for an entrepreneurial venture. Now she celebrates taking a broken down dwelling and transforming it into live-in art.  What a difference…           Last …

Pray 2017 Without Ceasing

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New year ahead! We don’t know what the future will bring, but we do know Who does know. After 29 years of Crossroads Career ministering, we are sharing our best ever reflections and resources, as well as tools and tips, on how to pray without ceasing. Pray and Prep Rather than begin by setting goals and making plans, start by praying …