Meaning of faith

Powerful connection to Transcendent

Posted: May 5, 2018 at 1 a.m.

I moved to Fayetteville in 2009 to be the founding director of the Tyson Center for Faith and Spirituality in the Workplace at the University of Arkansas. Prior to that, I was the director of the Center for Spirit at Work at the University of New Haven (Conn.). I realized after moving here, there was often a negative reaction to the term "spirit at work." Business leaders often preferred the phrase "faith at work," which generally meant expressions of living one's Christian faith at work. I realized I had my own knee-jerk reaction to the word "faith," associating it with proselytizing.

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