Learning Environments

September 2020

Virtual Community Explosions: We’re Better Together (Hampton Roads)

September 28 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm EDT
Newsome Park Elementary School, 4200 Marshall Avenue
Newport News, Virginia 23607

Join churches, community partners and Newsome Park Elementary School teachers and staff as we go out door to door in the Newsome Park and Marshall Courts communities, delivering empowering community virtual resources bags with giveaways, resource materials, and opportunities to win special prizes. Our schools are on a virtual learning schedule, so we are partnering to build relationships and to let families know that the local churches and other community partners, along with the teachers and staff, are here to help them thrive during these times.

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Pastoral Connections | The Gospel, Race, and Social Justice (Seattle)

September 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PDT
United Evangelical Free Church, 1420 NW 80TH ST
Seattle, WA 98117 United States
hands on a table

How are pastors navigating their churches and communities through the social turmoil and racial tensions in our cultural moment? We are inviting pastors to connect over coffee and pastries at an outdoor event in North Seattle. We will discuss topics around the Gospel, race, social justice, and its impact on the church and community.

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October 2020

More Than Avatars: The Value of Embodiment in a Time of Disorientation (Twin Cities)

Presenter: Sara Joy Proppe
October 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Zoom (online), United States
inside of church

As a placemaking advocate, Sara Joy will unpack the biblical significance of God’s gift of embodiment in physical places, serving to moor us in our relationship to God and to our neighbors while showing how our current disorientation is an opportunity to reorient churches to creatively use places to serve those in proximity to them.

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Waging Peace Conference (Phoenix)

Presenter: Latasha Morrison
October 2 @ 6:00 pm - October 3 @ 5:00 pm MDT
Desert Springs Bible Church, 16215 North Tatum Boulevard
Phoenix, Arizona 85032

The Waging Peace Women’s Conference is a catalyzer for women to step out of the fog and into the fire of God’s mission. The hope is that women who attend will walk away with a clear understanding of the incredible call on their lives, connected to a local community of passionate women, and excited to live out their faith with fire.

It is our thrill to announce that Latasha Morrison, diversity expert, unity champion, and author of "Be the Bridge" will be joining us virtually as our keynote speaker this year! Latasha specializes in encouraging racial reconciliation among all ethnicities, promoting racial unity in America, and equipping others to do the same.

$50
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Embodiment & Placemaking (Twin Cities)

Presenter: Sara Joy Proppe
October 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT
Faith Baptist Church, 4350 Russell Ave. N
Minneapolis, MN United States
inside of church

Join for a brief (and embodied!) discussion around the value of embodiment as followers of Jesus and how we can reach our neighbor(hood)s during this time of separation and isolation. Sara Joy will share ideas and activities from her new “Redemptive Placemaking” toolkit that will spark fresh innovation for knowing your local community and extending invitations for others to experience the goodness of Jesus in the places you inhabit.

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How to Support Medical Professionals as COVID Continues (Atlanta)

October 14 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
Zoom (online), United States
hospital worker sitting on floor

Six months ago medical professionals were lauded as the heroes of the pandemic. After some of the most stressful months of their working lives, the end is still not in sight, and many are tired, struggling, and in need of support. Join us to hear from a panel of medical professionals about how pastors and churches can be especially mindful of the unique needs of these members of our congregations and communities in the coming months.

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November 2020

2020 Common Good Conference

November 12 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm CST

God is at work. At your work. We can more intentionally connect the faith we profess with our daily lives, our work. What would that look like, even when we’re all navigating a new work normal together? Join speakers Andy Crouch, Charlie Dates, Jessica Kim, Tom Nelson, Curt Thompson , Sheeba Philip, Tish Harrison Warren, Jo Saxton, Sara Groves, John Inazu, and more for this four hour event that will equip and inspire you for your everyday work. Register today for a…

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March 2021

Pastoral Residency Workshop

March 2, 2021 - March 3, 2021
Crossroads Hotel, 2101 Central St
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

Our pastoral residency network offers resources, peer relationships, coaching, and start-up funding to churches interested in beginning and sustaining a pastoral residency program.

Bring your church team to learn how to begin and sustain a Made to Flourish pastoral residency in your local church.

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