You know we live in divided cities, communities, and country.
You know that 11am Sunday morning is considered the most segregated hour in our society.
What should we do about it?
The Arrabon Conference is for people who want to be equipped with practical resources For ministry of reconciliation
What should you expect?
To develop a biblical framework for race, class, and the Kingdom of God
To learn from a team of multi-ethnic leaders
To increase your cultural intelligence in a rapidly diversifying world
To learn new language for healthy dialogue across lines that too often divide us
To obtain practical action steps in the ministry of reconciliation for you and your community
David Bailey, Arrabon + Co-Host
Angie Hong, Willow Creek Chicago
David Spickard, Jobs for Life
Elena Aronson, Arrabon + Co-Host
Zakiya Jackson, The Expectations Project
Kathy Smith, Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Mark Charles, Five Small Loaves
Latifah Phillips, PAGE CXVI
Reggie Smith, Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Bill Haley, The Falls Church
Anglican + Coracle
Alexia Salvatierra, Author + Speaker
Urban Doxology, Worship Experience
Who should come?
People who want to...
Be equipped with practical resources for the ministry of reconciliation in a divided culture.
Pastors & Executive Directors who want to...
Learn how to engage a diverse community.
Recruit, cultivate, and retain a diverse staff.
Pastor well in a divided city and congregation.
Church and Nonprofit Staff who want to...
Lead with the cultural intelligence you need to navigate today’s challenges.
Learn language and skills for healthy dialogue and problem solving in a diverse community.
Christians who want to...
Constructively engage with divisive issues.
Grow deeper in diverse relationships.
Learn practical ways you can help your church become a foretaste of heaven.
Schedule + Topics
Thursday, March 23
Race, Class, and the Kingdom of God
Becoming a Reconciling Community
FRIDAY, MARCH 24
leadership + Staff Track
- Leading a Reconciling Community
- Leading with Cultural Intelligence
WORSHIP TEAM track
Worship and Reconciliation led by Urban Doxology
Songwriting for Your Community
Pilgriming through the Shalom Continuum
The Story of Multi-Ethnic America: Part 1
live recording Concert
Urban Doxology Concert
Saturday, March 25
- The Story of Multi-Ethnic America: Part 2
- Understanding Homogeneity
- Diversity, Bias, and Cultural Intelligence
Reconciliation: A Theology and Practice
Shalom: Becoming Kingdom Cultivators
pricing + register
Super Early Bird | $45 | Ends Jan 1
Early Bird | $55 | Ends Feb 20
Regular | $75 | Ends Mar 20
On-site | $95 | Mar 23-25
LOCATION + TRAVEL
West End Assemblies of God
401 North Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23229
Best Western Executive Hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites Glenside
Richmond International Airport (RIC)
Do you want to Volunteer?
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