On October 22nd, 2015, from 9am to 4pm, Brian D. McLaren, author, speaker, activist, and networker among innovative Christian leaders will lead a presentation and discussion on contemporary Christianity. McLaren will look at way to engage the bible in relevant and current ways for those looking for more than the status quo.
McLarens dozen-plus books include A New Kind of Christianity, A Generous Orthodoxy, Naked Spirituality, Why Did Jesus, Moses, the Buddha, and Mohammed Cross the Road?, and We Make the Road by Walking. Time listed McLaren among twenty-five most influential Christian leaders in America, and he has appeared on a variety of national media, including Larry King Live on CNN, Nightline on ABC, FOX News, PBS, and NPR.
“Brian speaks to Christianity today, and the importance of living life with compassion,” states Dianna Parks, Good Earth Village Interim Executive Director. “This is an amazing opportunity to participate in meaningful conversations about the church today.”
McLaren is the third speaker in the Launch Project, a series of three interactive educational opportunities offered by Good Earth Village. Focusing on Christian leadership. The Launch Project actively engages, challenges, and inspires participants to consider new paradigms and new directions for missional leadership.
For more information or to register for the event, please visit http://www.goodearthvillage.org/ or call Good Earth Village at (507) 346-2494.
Good Earth Village is a year-round Christian retreat center and camp with a purpose of developing Christian leaders who will change the world. http://www.goodearthvillage.org/