Most of us spend 40% of our day and 90,000+ hours of our lives at work. As image bearers, we’re designed for good work that cultivates creation as well as loves our neighbors. Many days, however, we struggle with meaning/purpose and the “thorns” in the workplace. Our hearts wonder, “Does work matter?” We struggle to connect our faith and our work. We struggle to connect our Sunday to our Monday.
Triangle Fellows believes that the Gospel changes everything, including our work. We believe that our work participates in God’s mission and story of renewing all things. We envision a Durham and Chapel Hill where everyone is thriving. Our mission is to connect and cultivate Christian leaders to spend their lives for the good of the community.
Triangle Fellows leads a local chapter of the Gotham Fellowship, a 9-month, immersive discipleship program from Tim Keller’s church in NYC. Since its founding in 2008, the Gotham Fellowship has equipped Christians for Gospel leadership in the world. The fellowship facilitates renewal in our hearts, community, and world through elements of spiritual/personal development, theological training, community formation, and city/cultural engagement. We find that our work does matter. We connect our Sunday to our Monday. The fellowship extends from September to May. We form 10-15 member cohorts who journey through the following components…
Each week, we read through primary theological texts, guided devotionals, and spiritual formation practices.
The Fellows meet for 3 hours on Monday evenings for discussions of the readings along with dinner, liturgies, stories, frameworks, and prayer.
Monthly Saturday morning outings into the city provide time with industry leaders and for in-depth exercises.
Three retreats at the beginning, middle, and end of the program focus on deeper, personal reflection on the program and in community.
What Are People Saying?
Triangle Fellows is endorsed by top business professionals in the Research Triangle
Dr. Doug Shackelford on Triangle Fellows
Former Dean of UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Douglas A. Shackelford served as the dean of UNC's Business School from '14-'22. He's an academic leader in taxes and business strategy, business-education innovator, and internationally-recognized scholar.
Katherine Alsdorf on Triangle Fellows
Senior Leadership with Redeemer City to City
Katherine provides consulting and resources to help churches equip their people for cultural leadership. She founded Redeemer's Center for Faith & Work in 2002 and served as its Executive Director until December 2012.
Class of '21-22 on Triangle Fellows
Hear from TF22 about their journey with Triangle Fellows and its impact on integrating their faith and work.
Triangle Fellows' proven process involves programs that equip, connect, and mobilize Christian leaders in the city. We hope to connect and cultivate these leaders through providing 6-week book studies, one-time events, retreats, Alumni commuity, Alumni Facilitators, and - coming soon - a CRP (Cultural Renewal Project) Lab. Find all of our events on the registration page below.
Senior Fellow for the Faith, Work & Leadership @ Redeemer City to City (New York City, NY)
Katherine provides consulting support and develops resources to help churches equip their people for cultural leadership. She founded Redeemer's Center for Faith & Work in 2002 and served as its Executive Director until December 2012.
The Center for Faith & Work
Redeemer Presbyterian Church (New York City, NY)
The Center for Faith & Work (CFW) exists to explore and investigate the gospel’s unique power to renew hearts, communities, and the world, in and through our day-to-day work. As the cultural renewal arm of Redeemer Presbyterian Church, CFW fosters, shepherds, and empowers the church as it is scattered, living and working out in the world, beyond the walls of any one gathered place of worship.
Triangle Fellows is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
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