Video: Justin Taylor Interviews Tom Nelson on "Work Matters"

Watch the recent interview above with Justin Taylor and Tom Nelson as they discuss Nelson's new book Work Matters: Connecting Sunday Worship to Monday Work.


  • 0:20 – Nelson's heart behind the book
  • 1:48 – Reasoning behind including short work testimonies in the book
  • 2:39 – The importance of a correct theology of work
  • 4:24 – Creating an environment that encourages a transformative theology of work
  • 7:12 – Comments on James Davison Hunter's "Faithful Presence"
  • 9:15 – Defining work in light of unemployment
  • 12:03 – Thanks and wrap up

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