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cg2017 Research Triangle
October 13, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
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?
The Research Triangle 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 the Research Triangle.
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!
11:10: Session 1: Flourishing Leaders in the Church, Tom Nelson
12:45: Session 2: Flourishing Workers in the Workplace, Amy Sherman and the Surge Team
1:20: Local Talk: Flourishing Workers, Jason Williamson (Vice President – Startup Ecosystem at Oracle and former Global Leader – Management Consulting and Advisory with Amazon Web Services)
2:15: Session 3: Flourishing Culture in the City, Andy Crouch
2:55: Local Talk: Flourishing Culture, Dr. Scott Hildreth (Assistant Professor of Global Studies at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and Director of the Center for Great Commission Studies)
3:40: Session 4: Flourishing Neighborhoods in the Economy, Christopher Brooks and Svetlana Papazov
4:15: Local Talk: Flourishing Economy, Dan Williams (Director of Spiritual Integration, HOPE International)
5:00: Conference Ends