Thursday, October 17, 2013

LTSP Alumni among speakers at City of God conference Oct. 24-26

LTSP alumni the Rev. Dr. Ernest McNear and Bishop Dwayne Royster are among the keynote speakers at The City of God: Philadelphia conference, October 24-26 at The First Presbyterian Church in Germantown. The conference provides an intimate learning laboratory where Christian leaders from the greater Philadelphia area will be inspired, encouraged, and networked together in understanding and working out God’s vision for the city.



The City of God: Philadelphia conference provides an intimate learning laboratory where Christian leaders from the greater Philadelphia area will be inspired, encouraged, and networked together in understanding and working out God’s vision for the city.
On October 24-26, we will be energized as we explore a theology of urban transformation and engage with practitioners who are leading thought provoking and creative ministries throughout Philadelphia. 
Join us as we share, network, learn practical tools, and visit local examples of community transformation initiatives!
Urban Pilgrimages
Keynote Speakers:
  • Will O’Brien Jesus in Philadelphia: A Theology of Urban Transformation”
  • The Rev. Dr Ernest McNear " Transforming Philadelphia: God's Spirit, Our Hands”
  • Bishop Dwayne Roystor "Community Organizing in Philadelphia: Working Toward a Renewed City"
  • The Rev. Dr. Douglaas Bailey "Word in the City" Reflections
Schedule: 
Here is a quick glance at our Conference schedule
Thursday (10/24)
10:00am Registration at The First Presyterian Church in Germantown 
Thursday's Program includes lunch and dinner, as well as:  
  • “Word in the City” with Doug Bailey
  • Pilgrimage to Germantown Avenue Crisis Ministry
  • Afternoon Keynote with Will O’Brien 
  • Dinner & Evening Keynote with The Rev. Dr. Ernest McNear  
9:00pm Departure
Friday (10/25)
8:30am “Word in the City” with Doug Bailey at The First Presyterian Church in Germantown 
Friday's Program includes lunch as well as:
  • Pilgrimage to Broad Street Ministry
  • Afternoon Keynote with Bishop Dwayne Royster
5:30pm Departure
Saturday (10/26)
8:30am “Word in the City” with Doug Bailey at The First Presyterian Church in Germantown 
Morning Workshops
12:00pm Closing worship

Registration for the event is $125, with a group discount (3 person max) of $100 each. Go to the registration page to register with a credit card or though PayPal, and for other details.


No comments: