Addressing the Challenges of Poverty national conference presentation spotlight
This workshop will focus on the role of the church as a transforming presence in the town square. Tim Rogers will consider a brief history of the church’s checkered past as a leading voice in social and cultural transformation and will facilitate a discussion about current strategies for implementing Bridges constructs in and through the church.
Learning objectives include:
- Obtain an awareness of some historical trends in the church’s engagement with societal needs over the last 150 years.
- Learn a few key theological principles that can drive a church’s engagement with society’s needs.
- Gain exposure to one church’s approach to implementing Bridges constructs in and through its ministry.
Target Audience: New and advanced aha! Process users, Bridges, Faith/Family
Presenter: Tim Rogers, lead pastor, Grace Point Church, Paradise, Pennsylvania
Time/Location: Monday, September 24, Addressing the Challenges of Poverty national conference, Atlanta, Georgia