At this past summer’s North American Christian Convention in Kansas City, Missouri, a panel discussion took place entitled, “Under Our Skin: Getting Real about Race in the Church.” Four panelists shared from their personal journeys and identified practical steps every church can take to heal the divide, and build congregations that TRULY are for everyone.
The following post was written by Rob Daniels, Executive Pastor of Westbrook Christian Church in Bolingbrook, Illinois and one of the thought leaders behind the creation of the Race and Restoration Summit. While I have always appreciated the opportunity to be part of the NACC over my years in ministry, the Race & Reconciliation Summit for
In February of this year, Dream of Destiny held our first “Race & Restoration Summit” in Joplin, Missouri. This summit was designed to provide a safe place for engaging issues that contribute to the persistent racial tensions in our country. This fall, on November 14-15, 2016, our next summit will be held in the Chicago
In the aftermath of more police violence against black men, and senseless violence returned against the police, the annual gathering for my corner of God’s vineyard is taking place in Anaheim this week. Called the North American Christian Convention, it’s one of the key weeks each year for our loose knit non-denominational tribe. Men and women I
You can register NOW for this year’s Dream of Destiny Breakfast at the North American Christian Convention (NACC) in Anaheim, CA. We are thrilled to have the wisdom and leadership of Dr. Jerry Taylor who will be our keynote speaker. Dr. Jerry Taylor serves as an Associate Professor of Bible at Abilene Christian University in Texas. Dr. Taylor
“To take reconciliation out of the Gospel and make it a side issue is a tragedy. You have to hold down the truth to do that.” In today’s post, you will find the audio file from the Dream of Destiny Breakfast at the 2015 North American Christian Convention, when Dr. John Perkins spoke on “The
“…Love is the Final Fight.” – Jon Foreman, lead singer for Switchfoot In just a little over a month from now, during the North American Christian Convention in Cincinnati, OH, Dr. John M. Perkins will be teaching two workshops, and, during the Dream of Destiny Breakfast, he will speak on “The Testimony of a
For many of us, Dr. Perkins is a living legend. And in light of recent events in Baltimore, his message is needed now more than ever. My children grew up reading about Dr. Perkins in the book, Hero Tales (Vol 2), where a brief summary of his life and accomplishments were featured alongside other heroes of
You can register NOW for this year’s Dream of Destiny Breakfast at the North American Christian Convention (NACC) in Cincinnati, OH. Our keynote speaker will be Dr. John M. Perkins, whose sustained passion and years of real life experience working for racial reconciliation, multi-ethnic ministry endeavors, and community development and transformation will challenge and inspire you.
We are excited to announce that the special guest speaker for this year’s Dream of Destiny Breakfast at the North American Christian Convention (NACC) in Cincinnati, OH, will be none other than Dr. John M. Perkins! Dr. Perkins is a highly respected Christian leader across the country and around the globe. A hero of the