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CFW Artists-in-Residence Explore "The Unfinished Work"

CFW
Artists-
in-Residence

Explore
"The
Unfinished Work"

The Center for Faith & Work is pleased to announce our Spring 2017 Artists-In-Residence: visual artist Jerry Dienes and performance artist Lea Fulton. The two artists were chosen from invited proposals that explored the idea of “The Unfinished Work”, partially inspired by Lincoln’s use of the phrase in his Gettysburg Address.  Each resident artist is now ...

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Alissa Wilkinson and David H. Kim: Enchantment in Pop Culture

Alissa Wilkinson
and
David H. Kim:

Enchantment in
Pop Culture

Even within a seemingly “dis-enchanted” world, we clearly see a deep yearning for the transcendent. Cultural forms and movements all bear different expressions of that yearning, but one notably potent place it exists is in our popular narratives. In this video resource from the CFW Conference, author Alissa Wilkinson explains how “filmmakers and TV creators and paint...

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Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Marilynne Robinson Receives CFW Inaugural Commission of Faith & Work

Author
Marilynne
Robinson

Receives
CFW Commission

Redeemer's Center for Faith & Work (CFW) is honored to announce its inaugural Commission of Faith & Work to Pulitzer Prize winning author Marilynne Robinson, for her notable integration of faith and work and remarkable contributions to the humanities.  "CFW has been committed to supporting and highlighting the bright spots of faith and...

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Writing About God to Know God

Writing
About
God
to
Know
God

Reflections from Christian Wiman’s poetry & faith workshop By Whitney Bauck When I introduce Christian Wiman’s work, I often begin with the assertion that he’s 75 percent of the reason that I still call myself a Christian. Wiman’s work entered my life at a time when I desperately needed it, via a friend’s recommendation on a sunny morning wa...

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Resources
for
Sabbath
Rest

For Listening:  Work and Rest by Tim Keller Audio playlist For Reading:  Sabbath Keeping: Finding Freedom in the Rhythms of Rest By Lynne M. Baab Call the Sabbath a Delight By Walter J. Chantry Keeping the Sabbath Wholly: Ceasing, Resting, Embracing, Feasting By Marva J Dawn The Sabbath By Abraham Joshua Heschel Sabbath: Findi...

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A New Way to Work

A New
Way

to Work

By Wally Larson I’m a lawyer, but that’s just the start of what God has called me to at work.   In May I graduated from the Center for Faith and Work’s Gotham Fellowship program. Paul writes in Romans that “all have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God.” I think the Lord used the Gotham Fellowship to help me see how short I fall of God&r...

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