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Christ can make a difference in the workplace

Business
by Bill Newton
Posted 7/26/14, 09:49 am

Rick, a committed Christian and the company’s purchasing manager, was called into Tom’s office for a chat.

“Rick, you do great work in purchasing, and you’re a faithful husband, a conscientious father, and an outspoken Christian in our company,” the company’s CEO told him. “I applaud that. But did you know that your sour disposition, grumpy manner, and quick temper are real turnoffs for those in the company who don’t yet know Christ?”

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How strong families help the economy

Economy
by Rikki Elizabeth Stinnette
Posted 7/24/14, 05:08 pm

The government will never provide for you as well as a stable two-parent family will. That’s the summary of the Heritage Foundation’s first annual report on America’s societal and economic trends, released Wednesday. The 2014 Index of Culture and Opportunity states that while abortion and violent crime are on the decline, the marriage rate is also dropping, giving rise to single-parent homes and accompanying economic troubles.

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Doing business with those celebrating sin

Business
by La Shawn Barber
Posted 7/09/14, 10:33 am

I read a story several years ago about a family who decided to stop buying products made in China for a year. The mother, a journalist, said she’d noticed how China had taken over the manufacturing of consumer goods in the United States. Not only was it difficult to avoid such products, the non-China things the family did buy cost more money.

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