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Business Matters to God

At CFB we believe that business matters to God.

God made this world and cares about it. God cares about it so much that even though the creation had fallen far from his original plan, he sent Christ to reconcile it to himself. We are called to participate in God’s work of reconciliation, and business has a role to play.

In Why Business Matters to God, Jeff Van Duzer, former dean of the SPU School of Business, Government & Economics, suggests that the two primary purposes of business are to provide goods and services that all may flourish and to provide meaningful employment.  When businesses do these things, they are fulfilling their purpose; they are making their unique contribution to the establishment of God’s kingdom, a kingdom of wholeness, of peace, and of shalom.

Because business matters to God, how we do business is of great significance.  We invite you to join us as we ask hard questions, dive deep into scripture, theology, and business practices, and explore what it looks like to work as God’s servants in the world of business.

News & Events

September, 2021 – Registration is now open for our online course, Business on Purpose. Learn more and register

July, 2021 – The Faith & Co. Season 4 films are now complete! Watch the Season 4 trailer.

June, 2021 – We’re delighted to announce that Dr. JoAnn Flett will be joining us as the Executive Director of the Center for Faithful Business! Read the full announcement here.

December, 2020 – We have a new name! CIB is now CFB, the Center for Faithful Business.

December, 2020 – We invite you to read an article about our Faith & Co. project.

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Our goal is to help people integrate their faith with their work in the world of business. We seek partners from across the spectrum of business, academia and church to help us accomplish this mission. Please consider supporting supporting CFB.

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