[Past Event] Work, Interrupted Series

Webinar [Past Event] Work, Interrupted Series
October 9 2020 | 07:45 AM (GMT+8)
October 23 2020 | 09:45 AM (GMT+8)
25 September, 9 & 23 October

25 September, 9 & 23 October

The pandemic has disrupted work as we know it, forcing us to re-evaluate work. How might an understanding of the theology of work, psychological and practical work assessment, as well as spiritual formation help us navigate this disruption in more hopeful ways? “Work, Interrupted” integrates all these aspects in three engaging webinars to help you make sense of and find direction in these challenging times. Professionals in these areas will be joined by a panel of “work, interruptees” to bring understanding, share experiences and bring light to our disruption.

Fri, 25 September 2020 (Finished)
7.45pm - 9.45 pm

Session 1: The Face of Disruption
How can an understanding of the theology of work help us better navigate this disruption to work? What spiritual disposition will carry us through? Two special guest panelists add life and immediacy to the session as they share their response to work, interrupted.

Fri, 9 October 2020 (Finished)
7.45pm - 9.45 pm
Session 2: Home, Invaded

The line between home and work has blurred, bringing about tension amid new challenges. Perhaps relearning to love self and neighbour can help us honour our boundaries. What spiritual discipline can show us the way forward?

Fri, 23 October 2020
7.45pm - 9.45 pm
Session 3: Following Christ in the Face of Disruption
Understand the psychology behind change, and learn discernment through an engaging panel discussion so that you can brave uncertainty and follow Christ with faith and courage.

*Buy the whole package of three, and we will make the videos available to you.*

Location: Zoom Classroom , own study place
Lecturer : Anthony Siow

Anthony Siow is a spiritual director trained in the Ignatian tradition. Like Peter, Anthony left behind a successful advertising career to follow God's call to cast the net elsewhere. Making use of his skills and creativity in advertising, Anthony incorporates the arts and popular culture into his work as spiritual and retreat director. Anthony conducts retreats regularly for BGST and serves as a mentor for the school. He also leads silent retreats to Thailand and Australia.

Lecturer : Jeremy Gwee Khee Heng

Jeremy Gwee retired from banking and now serves as Director, Delivery Partnerships, at the Institute of Training and Occupational Learning for Asia and Australia. He also represents Bakke Graduate University in Asia and is a member of the BGST council.

Lecturer : Michael Low

Mr Michael Low started his professional life as a litigation lawyer, after he graduated from the National University of Singapore. He then moved on to international private banking, where he spent over 10 years working with high net worth clients to design, implement and manage their estate planning, succession and wealth preservation structures. His last role in the private banking industry was as the Asia Head of Fiduciary Services for a boutique Swiss private bank. After completing his theological studies at Regent College, Vancouver, with an MA in Theological Studies (with a particular focus on Marketplace Theology), Michael now serves as the Advancement Consultant for reSource Leadership International, a Christian not-for-profit whose mission is to train and equip church leaders in the majority world. He is also exploring ways to re-connect with the marketplace, where his passion lies.

Lecturer : Tan Seng Kong


BA (National University of Singapore), BArch (National University of Singapore), MATS (Regent College, Vancouver), PhD (Princeton Theological Seminary)

Seng Kong is our Lecturer of Systematic and Spiritual Theology. He is a graduate from Regent College, Vancouver (MA, Spiritual Theology). Seng Kong completed his PhD in Systematic Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary, where he focused his research on Jonathan Edwards's doctrine of salvation. Seng Kong was trained as an architect and with his family, worships at Bethel Assembly of God.

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