Rethinking Vocation

April 12, 2021 | < 1
Kristen Parker

A diagram drawn on a piece of paper on a desk.

“The idea of rethinking vocation must start with considering this sacred/secular divide, or what some people refer to as the problem of dualism.” 

How do you think about your vocation? Do you compartmentalize the “secular” and the “spiritual” parts of your life? Maybe you view your job as “secular”, but you view attending church as “spiritual.”  

Every occupation has opportunity to be “full-time ministry”, and this is what it means to be a Marketplace worker. It may be time that you rethink how you are approaching your vocation.  


Read the article Rethinking Vocation to learn more. 


Are you interested in learning more about Marketplace? Visit this page to hear a testimony from two Marketplace workers, to learn more about the process to become a Marketplace worker, and to find more articles. 



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Kristen Parker

Kristen is the Copywriter/ Copy Editor at the National Ministry Centre for the Christian and Missionary Alliance in Canada. She has a passion for words and creativity. Kristen and her husband, Chris, enjoy board games and taking care of their house plants.

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