Values at Work

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by Justin St. Vincent – Some of the principle values that initially attracted me to Promise Keepers are being a man of: Integrity, Courage, and Action. So I thought it would be helpful to unpack these values from a Biblical perspective, plus explore what the Bible has to say about some other essential values at work. Read More

Bringing God Into Your Career

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by Tom O’Neil – A common trend with faith filled men of Christ, is to sometimes subconsciously ‘compartmentalise’ our lives into ‘holy’ and ‘not holy’ times. Holy times are of course at church, home group and with our Christian friends, while ‘not holy times’ tend to be anytime else when we try to be aware of Read More

Seize the Opportunities

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by Geoff Wiklund – Every year I read the Bible through, choosing a different translation each time to get a new perspective. This year I am reading the New Living Translation. In my devotional reading I was struck by this verse in Proverbs, chapter 12 and verse 24: “Work hard and become a leader;  be Read More

Integrity in the Workplace

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What are the boundaries and acceptable behaviours we should have as a Christian man in the workplace? How many of us, when we look over our week, have inconsistent behaviours depending on our environment? A Sunday church behaviour, a Monday to Friday work behaviour, a home and family behaviour? Integrity is all about our character; Read More

A Fruitful Life

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by Tony McKeown – Lessons from the Puriri Tree: Twenty-eight years ago, I planted a native Puriri tree on the boundary of our newly acquired home. It was a spindly little thing, and a lonely offering amidst a barren and uninspiring landscape. I recall sitting by the newly turned soil and wishing it well, as the Read More

A Word in Season

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We as men have an opportunity to use the time we have been given with our families in a really positive way. Our society is fast paced and often quite individual; we have our own devices, our own music selections. It is easy to isolate. We don’t tend to use our time to communicate with Read More

Conquering Stress

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by Jim Hurn What do you think when you hear the word “stress”?Regardless of what we think, it’s really important to know what stress is, and even more so, how to cope with it because it’s going to be something that stays close to us most of our lives!Medical people have said stress is a Read More