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Religious Calling

A Gift Of Perspective In Discerning God's Call

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 11.28.2012 | Religion
Bruce Reyes-Chow

I have been invited back into faith and trust. God will speak when God speaks, I will hear when I am ready to listen and I will follow when I feel called.

First, Listen: Religion's Call In A Busy World

Sophie Rebekah Beal | Posted 11.28.2012 | Religion
Sophie Rebekah Beal

Religion, to me, has always been about listening. We are not here to tell people what to think or believe, but rather to help one another pay more attention.

When Offers You A Job

Reverend William E. Flippin, Jr. | Posted 06.17.2012 | Religion
Reverend William E. Flippin, Jr.

Career-conscious Christians, listen up! Is Jesus calling us to re-evaluate how we are spending our time, our lives and our careers? Is he challenging us to break down and bust up the barrier between office and vocation?

What Are You Called To Do? Finding Spiritual Purpose In The Field

Rev. Romal J. Tune | Posted 11.24.2011 | Religion
Rev. Romal J. Tune

"The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field." --Matthew 13:44

Finding The One Great Thing God Created You To Do

Matthew Barnett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Matthew Barnett

God birthed a cause in me that has not only transformed my life over these years but has reached millions. God has also birthed a cause inside of you that he wants you to embrace.

Do Only Religious People Have A 'Calling'?

Chris Stedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Chris Stedman

A calling is more than a job; it's something that matters to you, drives you, inspires you. It's what gets you out of bed in the morning.

What's Your Calling?

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Cathleen Falsani

The Calling follows seven emerging religious leaders as they embark on their journeys as pastors, preachers, priests, chaplains, imams and rabbis.

What's Your Calling?: Expanding The Conversation About Why We Are Here

Danny Alpert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Danny Alpert

We've gone throughout the country, exploring the subtleties of calling. We started with one question: What does calling mean to you? From there conversations went far afield.

'The Calling:' Exploring The Tension Between Religious Conviction And Questioning (VIDEO)

Danny Alpert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Danny Alpert

When I began to work on The Calling, my PBS documentary series on clergy students, I set out to look at faith in the U.S. with a keen eye and a warm heart.

Embracing Your Calling: Should You Take the Risk?

Rev. Peter M. Wallace | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Peter M. Wallace

As the great theologian Howard Thurman put it, "Ask yourself what makes you come alive and go do that, because what the world needs is people who have come alive."

Does A Calling Have To Be Religious?

John R. Coats | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John R. Coats

The word "calling" is a noun that, not so long ago, referred to the singling out of an individual who'd been "chosen" for divine service. But that context is too small.