Resources on Howard Butt Jr.

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Paying Attention Pays Interest Article by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/paying-attention-pays-interest Article by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Work , Satisfaction , Working for God Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. offers a short reflection on job satisfaction using Colossians 3:23-24. The Family Table Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/family-table Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Ten Commandments , Honor your father and mother , Children , Parenting Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. offers a short reflection on Exodus 20:12 about honoring one’s parents and setting an example for one’s children. Emerson: Grunt Work Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/emerson-grunt-work Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Fellowship , Care , Love , Heart Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. offers a short reflection on Philippians 2:1-2 and helping others with the challenges they face. Higher Ground Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/higher-ground Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Trust , Change , Heart , Sanctification Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr. reflects on Romans 12:2 and God's continuing work to transform us and change us, even in the difficult times. When Multitasking Doesn't Give You Focus Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/multitasking1 Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Technology , Work , 1 Timothy Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. shares a moment he witnessed a woman multitasking too many things at once. In 1 Timothy 4:14-16, he reminds us to focus on our daily calling. How to Gain Perspective in Any Situation Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/decide-love-your-work1 Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Community , Work Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. tells a story of two families moving to the same town that came with two different perspectives. The Higher Calling asks how you can strengthen your ability to have a good attitude? Stop Rearranging Prejudices Devotional by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/stop-rearranging-prejudices Devotional by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Ecumenical movement , Love , Church Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr., offers a short reflection on John 13:35 and loving across denominational boundaries. Banquet Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/banquet Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Humility , Work , Service Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. offers a short reflection on Luke 14:8-11 and giving one’s best to even the humblest of tasks. The Light in My Father’s Eyes Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/light-my-fathers-eyes Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Family , Wisdom , Discernment Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. shares a touching story about a grieving father. Life’s one real priority is to do the right thing. And the right thing demands wisdom and flexibility. Martin Marty Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/martin-marty Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Work , Calling/Vocation , Humility Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr., offers a short reflection on John 13:13-16 and keeping recognition in proper perspective. Are You Working the Crowds? Devotional by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/are-you-working-crowds Devotional by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Working for God , Work Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr., offers a short reflection on 1 Chronicles 16:28-29 and working for God and not the accolades of others. Restorative Power of Silence Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/restorative-power-silence Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Prayerfulness , Silence , God's Presence Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. reflects on Psalm 46:10 and how silence—being still and knowing that God is God—restores us in our callings and our lives. What We Do Every Day Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/what-we-do-every-day Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Meaning of Life , Work , Calling/Vocation Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr., offers a short reflection on James 2:16-18 and working for a purpose. Locking Arms Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/locking-arms Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Unity , Community Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. recounts how Roman soldiers—and later a college football team—labored together arm in arm. This resource would make a good sermon illustration for solidarity or unity. Clara Barton Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/clara-barton Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Service , Work Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. offers a short reflection on Matthew 25:37-40 and faithfully using one’s skills. Good Leadership Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/david-brooks-leadership Audio/Video by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Leadership Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. introduces the qualities of a good president/leader from David Brooks: Leaders live surrounded by both yes-men and critics. Leaders are internally driven. They want to solve problems, not take sides. Pay Attention Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/pay-attention1 Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Care , Labor , Love Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr., offers a short reflection on John 4:35 and giving people one’s full attention. Henri Nouwen Devotional by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/henri-nouwen Devotional by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Henri Nouwen , Work , Relationship Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr., offers a short reflection using 1 Thessalonians 4:11-12 and the life of Henri Nouwen to look at the balance between one's work and relationships. A Servant's Thanks Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/servants-thanks Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Service , Honor , Selfishness Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt Jr. offers a short reflection on Matthew 6:1 and not serving others for recognition. Wilma Rudolph Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/wilma-rudolph Sermon Illustration by Howard Butt Jr. Topics: Love , Work , Wisdom Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling Howard Butt, Jr. offers a short reflection on Colossians 2:2-3 and determination.