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Episode Summary

On this episode of Radio Free Acton, Associate Director of Program Outreach at Acton, Dan Churchwell, and Missy Wallace, Executive Director of the Nashville Institute for Faith and Work, discuss how Missy became interested in the connection between faith and work, and why it is an important topic in business. (Missy will be joining Acton for the upcoming Business Matters conference: register here to attend or sign up for livestream notifications.) Then, Caroline Roberts speaks with Brian A. Smith, Managing Editor of Liberty Fund’s Law and Liberty publication, on Walker Percy’s life and works, as well as his relevance today.


Check out these additional resources on this week’s podcast topics:

Register here for Business Matters: Meaningful Work in the Modern Age

Read “How we participate in God’s own work” by Joe Carter

Find more resources on faith, work and economics from the Acton Institute

Check out Walker Percy and the Politics of the Wayfarer

Read “Searching for Walker Percy”

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Featured image credit: Novelist Walker Percy sits in his Covington, La., yard, June 8, 1977. AP Photo/Jack Thornell.