Entrepreneurship and the Local Church


What can local churches do to combat the skewed sense of purpose for Christian entrepreneurs? In today’s video interview, Chris Horst encourages pastors to break the sacred-secular divide by helping congregants find spiritual meaning in every kind of work, not just as a means to another end.

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Chris Horst is VP of development for HOPE International. In addition to his role at HOPE, Chris serves on the boards of the Denver Institute for Faith & Work and the Colorado Microfinance Alliance. Chris has been published in Christianity Today and co-authored Mission Drift with Peter Greer (2014). Chris received his B.S. in business from Taylor University in Indiana and his MBA at Bakke Graduate University. He and his wife, Alli, have two sons, Desmond and Abe, and live in Denver, CO, where they are active members of City Church Denver.