Brian McLaren has said, “People aren’t seeking religion–they are seeking spirituality”
In this conference sponsored by Life in the Trinity Ministry the Experience of learning and sharing in community will likely be as memorable and enriching as the teaching and inspirations from the keynote speakers. By sharing with others in small group encounters, participants will deepen their understanding and practical knowledge of Emerging Christianity.
Keynote Speakers are :
: Is an author, speaker, activist and public theologian. Brian is a frequent guest on TV and radio programs, including Larry King Live and Nightline. He was listed in the Time magazine as one to America’s 25 most influential evangelicals.
: An internationally renowned teacher and director of retreats, offers a unique and creative approach to the practice of Spiritual Formation. A master teacher of the Enneagram, Suzanne draws upon her education background at Southern Methodist University, as well as life skills learned as a mother of four, social worker and minister’s spouse.
: Is a preacher, blogger and pastor of a 75-member mission church in Denver. Considered one of the “rock stars” in the emerging church movement since her 2008 ordination in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. Nadia is a blend of traditional and innovative, ancient and postmodern, devout and irreverent, brash and humble, flip and profound.
Co-Sponsors of the workshop:
When: Friday, September 30, 2011– 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday, October 1, 2011– 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Schedule: Friday: Gather at Preston Hollow Presbyterian for Keynote speaker discussion.
Saturday: Small Group Discussion
Groups will meet at one of the sponsoring churches and specific locations will be announced Friday night. When you register please choose one the small groups.
Spiritual Disciplines: Rev. Courtney Pinkerton and Rev. Fred Schmidt
Creating Meaningful Connection in Church Community: Suzanne Stabile and Rev. Robyn Michalove
Social Justice: Rev. Bill McElvaney and Rev. Larry James
The Historical Jesus: Rev. Joseph Stabile and Dr. Doug Slawson
Rev. Ted Swartz, Mennonite Pastor and actor will do a presentation on Friday and at the individual locations on Saturday.
Cost: $90.00 per person before Sept 26
$110.00 per person after Sept 26
$85.00 per person-Groups three or more
$110.00 per person-Walk Ins
** Lunch is provided for Saturday workshops
Space for these workshops is limited. Please register by clicking here:
You may also respond to this email or call 214-366-3377 if you would like to attend and we look forward to seeing you on the 30th!