Press Release 3rd Annual Faith at Work Conference Oct 2010

Business Leaders Gathering to Discuss Biblical Principles for the Workplace

Six national business leaders will give their perspectives on integrating faith and work on Oct. 16 at the
3rd annual Faith at Work International Conference (Irvine, CA)

IRVINE, CA—September 29, 2010 – Faith and Work Life, an Irvine-based non-profit ministry to host event.

Seeing a growing trend that business people are increasingly looking to their faith to find comfort and answers to workplace issues, intensified by the challenges of this economy, Faith and Work Life has assembled a thought-provoking group of distinguished Christian business leaders from around the nation to speak at its largest conference to date, 350 attended last year.

What: 3rd annual Faith at Work International Conference
For business professionals from all fields, Open to the public
When: Saturday, October 16, 2010, 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Where: Irvine, CA – Concordia University’s Center for Worship and Performing Arts
Who: Faith and Work Life Ministry, www.faithandworklife.org

The annual daylong conference will help professionals from all career backgrounds integrate faith and their work as they face today’s business challenges. In consideration of the weak economy, individual ticket prices have been reduced by almost 50 percent.

Ticket Information: contact (714) 718-9773 or jessica@faithandworklife.org

Please visit www.faithandworklife.org for additional information.

$30 per person – general admission; $50 per person – reserved seating; includes continental breakfast & lunch

6 Distinguished Event Speakers:

1.Veteran venture capitalist, Dr. Ken Eldred, founder, Crosspoint Venture Partners, author, God Is At Work
2.Former #2 at Intel, Dr. Pat Gelsinger, President, EMC Corp., author, The Juggling Act: Bring Balance to You Faith, Family and Work
3.Speaker, Bob Harrison, author, Power Points for Success
4.Consultant, Dr. Vera Jackson, author, Taking Jesus To Work
5.Bank CFO, Marcia Malzahn, Tradition Capital Bank, MN, author, Devotions for Working Women
6.Writer/consultant, Dr. Bill Peel, formerly with Focus on the Family, author, Going Public With Your Faith

Background:

Since 2003, Stephen D. Christensen, Founder and President, Faith and Work Life, has established a platform for business leaders from all levels to gain practical insight in bridging a pastor’s message on Sunday morning with the business decision-making Monday through Friday. Christensen, the former EVP at Concordia University & VP at Chapman University, Stephen foundered Faith and Work Life, an Irvine-based non-profit ministry dedicated to help people understand work from God’s perspective and then how to apply Biblical principles to work issues.  This mission is accomplished by offering events, monthly luncheons, speakers for church groups, this annual conference and other programs for Christians in the workplace, workplace ministries, and churches. Over 6,000 business people have participated in these activities in Orange County.  This conference is also key fund raising activity that supports the ministry.

Contact: Stephen Christensen, Founder and President, stephen@faithandworklife.org (714) 272-7865 – www.faithandworklife.org