National biennial meeting + evangelism & missions conference
When we reach across the street and around the world with the gospel, we impact lives for eternity. Imagine the transformation that would occur when your congregation is excited about making a kingdom impact in their neighborhoods and worldwide. That’s what the Converge Reach Conference is all about: helping you develop effective strategies and opportunities to extend your church’s gospel reach locally and globally.

Jun

24-26

2020

Bethel University

3900 Bethel Dr.

St. Paul, MN 55112

Speakers

John Jenkins

Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Glenarden

Pastor Jenkins has been senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Glenarden since 1989. During his time the church membership has grown from 500 to more than 10,000 members. He also serves on the board of Bethel University, Project Bridges, the Skinner Leadership Institute, Greater Prince George’s Business Roundtable and the National Association of Evangelicals. In addition, Pastor Jenkins serves as chairman emeritus of SHABACH! Ministries, Inc.

Nick Hall

Author, Founder of PULSE ministry & CEO of The Table Coalition

Nick is the visionary of the Together movement, author of Reset, and the founder of PULSE, a ministry at the center of the largest millennial-led prayer and outreach efforts in the world. As an evangelistic voice to the next generation, Nick has shared the gospel to nearly four million students and speaks regularly around the world. He is the president and CEO of The Table Coalition and sits on the board of the National Association of Evangelicals.

Scott Ridout

President, Converge

Before becoming president of Converge, Scott was lead pastor of Sun Valley Community Church in Arizona. He also served six years as a Converge overseer, co-led the Vision Arizona church planting team and led Converge Generosity. President Ridout is also a church leadership mentor and coach.

Schedule

Wednesday
Jun 24

Check-in/Registration
8 a.m.

Summit for the Nations
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
(See details below)

Main Session
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Keynote: Nick Hall

Thursday
Jun 25

Main Session
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Lunch
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
(Provided by Converge)

Workshop Session 1
1 – 2:15 p.m.

Workshop Session 2
2:30 – 4 p.m.

Dinner
4 – 7 p.m.
(On your own)

Main Session
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Keynote: John Jenkins
Dessert celebration following session

Friday
Jun 26

Main Session
9 – 10:30 a.m.
Keynote: Scott Ridout & Ivan Veldhuizen


Summit for the Nations // June 24

Join us for this unique opportunity to celebrate gospel movements across the world and hear life-changing updates from Converge International Ministries global workers. You'll learn about Converge initiatives and how your church can get involved.

Registration includes materials, light breakfast and lunch.

SCHEDULE

Large group session
9 – 11:45 a.m.

Lunch
(Provide by Converge)

Initiative Consortia Gatherings
1 – 2:30 p.m.

Large group session
3 – 4 p.m.

Hour of prayer
4 – 5 p.m.

 

 


Workshops // June 25

Who is Converge
Scott Ridout, Converge President
Learn more about the history, mission and vision of Converge and why we exist.
Organizational Transformation in the Local Church
Ivan Veldhuizen & Gary Hunter
Workshop Session 1
Making Disciples & Raising Leaders
Paul Johnson & JJ Alderman
Workshop Session 1
Short-term Mission Team Best Practices
Jimmy Smith, Anna Barnett & Dan Nelson
Workshop Session 1
The Journey of Racial Healing & Reconciliation
Richard Coleman & Joel Johnson
Workshop Session 1
Talking to College Students About Hard Issues
Laurel Bunker
Workshop Session 1

Pricing

EVENT LOCATION

Bethel University

3900 Bethel Dr.

St. Paul, MN 55112

EARLYBIRD PRICE
General Admission
$99
Price per person. Price increases on 4/1/20.
Spouses
$99
Invite your spouse to attend with you.
Converge Missionary
$79
If you are a Converge missionary, contact the Converge office for your discount code.
College Students
$20
Available for students actively enrolled in a college or university.
Children
$30
Price per child.
Please call 630.890.3981 if you need assistance registering.

Sponsors