This morning Stefano is flying to
Nottingham UK to participate to
the Acts29 Europe 2015 Conference.
This year conference is particularly
exciting for us because 5 of our church-plant members will be there. Alongside Jonathan and Stefano, will join us also Justin & Carli and Matteo who has been recently baptised.
Darrin Patrick, Vice President of Acts29.
Darrin is the founder pastor of The Journey church in St. Louis, Missouri US and is the author of several books, including Church Planter: The Man, The Message, The Mission, and The Dude's Guide to Manhood: Finding True Manliness in a World of Counterfeits.
Vaughan Roberts, Rector, St. Ebbe's Church Oxford, UK.
Vaughan is also President of the Proclamation Trust an organisation that encourages and equips Bible teachers.
He's also author of several books, including God's Big Picture: Tracing the Storyline of the Bible (2002: Inter-Varsity Press), God's Big Design: Life as He Intends It To Be (2005: Inter-Varsity Press) and
True Spirituality: The Challenge of 1 Corinthians for the Twenty-First-Century Church (2011: IVP)
There will also be break-out sessions which will bring the gospel to bear on the nuts and bolts of planting healthy churches : getting started, raising funds, managing your time, training leaders and planters, preaching, evangelism & apologetics, community and discipleship and more:
-Starting from Scratch
-A Week in the Life
-Word and Community
-Islam in Europe
-Islam in Turkey
-Contextualisation in Post-Protestant Europe
-Contextualisation in Post-Catholic Europe