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This page is designed to provide helpful advice and practical tools for Christians as they manage their career in today's world. Find resources for Christians in search of ministry and job positions. Discover God's purpose for your career.

Steps to Managing Your Career as a Christian
Managing your career as a Christian can be quite a challenge in today's changing workplace. In his article "Your Career in the New Millennium," Alan McTier takes a look at these changes and offers seven practical steps to career management for Christians from a biblical perspective.

Biblical Decision Making Steps
Biblical decision making begins with a willingness to submit your intentions to God's perfect will and humbly follow his direction. The problem is that most of us don't know how to figure out what God's will is in every decision we faceespecially the big, life-altering decisions. This step-by-step plan lays out a spiritual road map for biblical decision making.

4 Keys to Making Right Decisions
Do you have trouble making decisions? For some people decision making is easy. But for most of us, it's difficult to know if we're using good judgment as we make daily decision about life. In her humorous and candid style, Karen Wolff of Christian-Books-for-Women.com offers four keys to making right decisions.

Can Christian Men Succeed in the Workplace?
Can Christian men succeed in the workplace? Jack Zavada of Inspiration-for-Singles.com shares advice for Christian men from the lessons he has learned during 30 years working in the business world. Learn how to have a successful career and still be a Christlike example.

Is Ambition Unbiblical?
Jack Zavada of Inspiration-for-Singles.com continues his series of teachings for Christian men only by asking the question, "Is Ambition Unbiblical?" He encourages Christian men to take a moment to consider the worthiness of their ambitions. In light of eternity, what pursuits will bring the greatest rewards?

Life Purpose - Finding and Knowing Your Life Purpose
If finding your life purpose seems like an elusive undertaking, don't panic! You are not alone. In this devotional by Karen Wolff of Christian-Books-for-Women.com you'll find reassurance and practical support for finding and knowing your life purpose.

Why Change is So Hard
Do you feel like you're traveling down a dead end street, but the path to change seems too scary or just too hard to even consider? If fear of change has you stuck in a rut and headed nowhere fast, Jack Zavada of Inspiration-for-Singles.com shares some secrets to help you safely manage your way though change.

Prayer for the Work Day
This Prayer for the Work Day is a Christian prayer by Bishop Charles Lewis Slattery (1867-1930).

Make Your Work a Prayer
In the article, "Pray Without Ceasing: Make Your Work a Prayer," Jenny Hougendobler suggest a unique way to make prayer a more dynamic part of your daily on the job activities.

Christian Career Center
Christian Career Center provides a place to post or search for job and ministry positions for Christians. You can post a free or featured resume and read Christian job search and career planning articles. Career exploration, testing and counseling are also available to help you discover God's will for your career.

Christian Careers Canada
Christian Careers Canada is designed to help simplify the job finding process for Christians by building bridges between the people looking for a position, and the job openings themselves. You can view or post hundreds of careers and resumes for free. Several helpful articles for career seekers and employers are also available.

Career Direct
Career Direct offers a career assessment system from Crown Financial Ministries that combines biblical principles of stewardship of talents with career guidance technology. Career Direct examines four aspects of career selection: personality, interests, skills, and values. The assessment costs $80, takes about one hour to complete and provides you with a personalized report.

Crown Financial Ministries
Crown Financial Ministries is designed to equip people to learn, apply, and teach God's financial principles so they may know Christ more intimately, be free to serve Him, and fund the Great Commission. The ministry emphasizes God's ownership of all things, the need to pray about everything, equipping and serving with excellence, and teaching in ways understood by all ages and cultures.

ChristianJobs.Com
ChristianJobs.Com is a full service employment site focusing on employment within the Christian community. Their mission is to provide a quality service catering to the hiring needs of Christian-friendly companies and organizations while enabling job seekers to plug into that community. You may post your resume for free or pay a monthly membership fee of $9.95 for premium benefits.

Intercristo
Intercristo provides a connection between Christian employers and Christian job hunters, helping each to fulfill their Kingdom purposes. Intercristo helps Christian employers find qualified candidates who will add value, integrity, and quality to the organization's staff.

Career Planning Solutions
A wealth of practical career planning solutions from Dawn Rosenberg McKay, your Guide to Career Planning at About.com.

Job Search Resources
This one-stop job search guide offers all the resources you'll need for a successful job search from Alison Doyle, your Guide to Job Searching at About.com.

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