Finding freedom in the furnace: my personal story of burnout

Andrew Laird

Andrew Laird is the national manager of Life@Work, an initiative of City Bible Forum, which explores how faith and work intersect. He regularly speaks with workers about burnout based on his own experience of it. He has a background in radio journalism, with degrees in media, theology, and a Master’s degree in ethics. He is the author of two books about work, including Under Pressure: How the Gospel helps us handle the pressures of work. He lives in Melbourne, is married to Carly, and has three primary school aged children. He loves road cycling (both doing it himself, and watching it).

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