cg2017 Los Angeles
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October 13 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm PDT
The Common Good conference was created as a way to engage in a conversation about the common good — a subject that is not often addressed directly, especially among Christians. What is the common good? Why is the common good so central to the mission of the church? And what are some practical ways we can pursue the common good, both as individuals and churches?
Los Angeles will join 19 other sites for this unique conference experience featuring a combination of simulcast presentations from national thought leaders (like Andy Crouch and Tom Nelson) as well as live presentations from local practitioners in the Los Angeles area.
Join us as we explore the vital role of the church in pursuing and promoting the common good in our workplaces, cities, and neighborhoods. Click here to register!
8:10: Session 1: Flourishing Leaders in the Church, Tom Nelson
8:50: Local Talk: Flourishing Leaders, Geoff Hsu (Executive Director of Flourish San Diego)
9:45: Session 2: Flourishing Workers in the Workplace, Amy Sherman and the Surge Team
10:20: Local Talk: Flourishing Workers, Helen Mitchell (Director of the Talbot Center for Faith, Work and Economics at Biola University)
11:15: Session 3: Flourishing Culture in the City, Andy Crouch
12:40: Session 4: Flourishing Neighborhoods in the Economy, Christopher Brooks and Svetlana Papazov
1:15: Local Talk: Flourishing Economies, Panel discussion with Dan Davidson (Lead Pastor at Rose City Church), Fraser Venter (Lead Pastor at Cucamonga Christian Fellowship), and Tim Yee (Pastor of Union Church of LA)
2:00: Conference Ends