The Christ@Work conference began with the intent of gathering Catholics in a full day conference to address issues of living out their faith in the area of their lives where everyone spends the bulk of their time in – their workplaces. As Catholics, called to live a vibrant faith, we need to live out our religion not just in churches and in our homes – but more so in our workplaces. The workplace where many of us spend the bulk of our time on during weekdays, see the time spent on work, as an end in itself – which is to provide the income to afford our needs. In the church’s teachings, however, work is not an end in itself but it’s the mission field where believers are challenged to live out its teachings. An entire paradigm shift is hence needed in terms of our understanding of God’s purpose for us in giving us work and how the workplace is an instrument where God’s graces can also be experienced.
With this objective, Christ@Work was established and held its inaugural sold- out