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June 19th, 2017

2016 Faith@Work Summit Videos

More than 400 leaders from business, the church, academia and workplace ministries, from the U.S., Canada, the U.K., China, India, Mexico, Malaysia, New Zealand, Australia, and Croatia, gathered for the 2016 Faith@Work Summit--and were joined by 100 online.  Videos of plenary presentations...

Channel(s): Events
February 4th, 2017

The Blue Collar Challenge: Connecting Faith and Human Labor

May 17, June 28, July 19, Auguat 16, 2017
Online

Contemporary blue-collar employees often fail to appreciate the biblical significance of ordinary human labor. Consequently, they perceive work as a necessary evil while frustration and alienation characterize time spent on the job. Empirical research suggests that blue-collar workers have...

Channel(s): Events
December 8th, 2016

The 2016 Faith@Work Summit In Review

I looked forward to this major event for about eight months, and now it’s over. Linda and I were among 400 people who attended the Faith@Work Summit in Dallas, TX this October, sponsored by LeTourneau University's Center for Faith and Work.

September 23rd, 2015

CEO Roundtable Breakfast | Dallas | Nov. 4

Register Here Join us for a CEO Roundtable Breakfast with Bob Walker, President of Walker Manufacturing Company (Recently profiled in Inc. Magazine). Watch a video interview about Walker Manufacturing here.  ps. you don't have to be a CEO to attend!  Keynote "Leading & Managing...

Channel(s): Events
September 1st, 2015

Activate Your Faith in the Marketplace | October 3 2015 | Dallas, TX

Saturday, October 3rd 8:00am - Noon  Our work is an expression of worship, but few working Christians integrate faith and work. No matter what kind of job we have, God is calling us to a spiritual contribution. Are you ready to bring your faith to work? Would you like a community of support...

Channel(s): Events
January 7th, 2015

Shining Bright or Blown Bulb? | A Report on the Faith@Work Summit, Boston

By: John Elton Pletcher “Give it a gentle shake, right up next to your ear. Listen close. If the filament yields a tinsel sound, the bulb is blown. That’s why the light’s not working, Son. ‘Time to replace the bulb.” This was Dad’s explanation for assessing old-school light bulbs.  Is Faith...

Channel(s): Calling and Career, Events
January 6th, 2015

Litany for the Workplace

At the first Faith@Work Summit held October 24-25, 2014 in Boston, 275 pastors, business leaders, theologians, university professors, and marketplace ministry leaders rose to thank God and ask him to bless their work using the following litany. We urge you to join us in prayer and hope...

Channel(s): Doing Your Job, Events
November 4th, 2014

2014 Faith@Work Summit at a Glance

What does it look like for the gospel to permeate every crevice of life -- including our work? Learning to live out our faith at work can be perplexing if we don’t have mentors and role models to teach, encourage and challenge us along the way. This was a key point of discussion for more...

October 29th, 2014

Faith@Work Leaders Gather

DALLAS – November 1, 2014 – As growing numbers of Christians insist that faith and work cannot be separate camps, on Oct. 24 and 25 in Boston, the largest-ever gathering of faith @ work leaders gathered to discuss the rising movement . . . and where it needs to go. The first-ever Faith @...

August 2nd, 2014

Market Solutions for Community Transformation

September 23
Raleigh, NC

“The most creative, long-term solutions to the problems of the poor are coming from grassroots and church-based efforts—people who see themselves as the replacement, the agents, for Jesus here on earth. Acts of charity can be dangerous because givers can feel good about actions that...

Channel(s): Events