Join us on Saturday, October 8, as we host a conference for Christians to obtain encouragement, prayer, and support to follow the example of Jesus Christ in our places of work. As Christians in our communities – as salt and light – we are a witness that reflects our union with Christ wherein our communities flourish under a workforce that loves its neighbors, serves everyone with integrity, and displays biblical world values.
This year’s conference will focus on Our Calling through WORK and how WORK is to be done RIGHT.
Who: Anyone who is of working age
When: Saturday, October 8 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Where: Grace City Church of the Northeast (8950 Ashton Rd.)
Cost: $10 which covers lunch, drinks, and course materials
Registration Opens September 1
Course Development and Program Leader: This conference and WorkRight ministry was developed by Gary A. Burlingame based on his more than 40 years of work experience. Gary, a member of Grace City Church of the Northeast, is a retired environmental scientist who directed a large environmental laboratory, a multicultural workforce, and an annual operating budget exceeding 11 million dollars. Gary has been trained in facilitation, quality management, and leadership. Gary has also trained employees in ethical and safe practices. He has arranged conferences and workshops internationally and was an adjunct professor at a major university, having received both BS and MS degrees. In addition, Gary is a well-published scientific author as well as an author of multiple Christian books. Gary served as a deacon in mercy ministry for more than ten years in Philadelphia.