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Take Jesus to Work Because the Devil Will be There

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“Business is business,” as the saying goes. It sometimes means to check Jesus at the door. Outside of religious organizations, the chain of command does not usually recognize God as the real CEO. What’s God got to do with business? After all, not everyone even believes in him. So, why should God have a place in the workday?  A big reason is because the devil never calls in sick for work.  He... Read More

How can I maintain the presence of God through the work day?

August 31, 2009 by  
Filed under Fr. Bartunek, Practicing Presence, Prayer

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Dear Father John, What tips would you offer to a person seeking to maintain the presence of God throughout the work day? First, take a look at the treatment we gave this issue in the post on “Prayer – Practicing his Presence.” But since the observations we made there apply to every vocation and life-stage (parent, student, professional, home-maker…), addressing the work place specifically... Read More

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