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General Session Speakers
Francis Chan is the best-selling author of Crazy Love, Forgotten God, and You and Me Forever. Currently, Francis is planting churches in the San Francisco area. Together, Francis and his wife Lisa raise their seven children in Northern California. wearechurch.com
Lead pastor of Church of the Beloved, Dave has ministered in diverse contexts both here and abroad. He has spoken at top universities including Harvard, MIT, and Wheaton College. Dave graduated from Wheaton College and Gordon-Conwell Seminary. The Church of the Beloved's vision is to see the gospel transform people into Spirit filled disciples who know they are the beloved of God because of Christ alone. Planted in 2012, the church now has seven church plants in Chicago, Seattle, and Washington D.C., with 35 nations represented. thebelovedchurch.org
Co-founder of Hawaiian Islands Ministries, Dan has been senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu (FPC) since 1994. Prior to that he was associate pastor with singles at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church and previously served at FPC as associate pastor. Born and raised in Hawai’i, Dan had an early career in television broadcast journalism with the Hawai’i CBS-affliliate KGMB-TV. He holds an MDiv and Dmin from Fuller Seminary, where he serves on the board of trustees. He also holds an MA in cinema production from the University of Southern California. Dan’s book How to Pick a Spouse boldly aims to eradicate divorce by helping people choose wisely. fpchawaii.org | himonline.org
A self-described "hot mess," Margaret Feinberg is a popular Bible teacher, speaker at churches and conferences, and creator of best-selling coloring books for grown ups. Her books, including The Organic God, The Sacred Echo, Scouting the Divine, Wonderstruck, Fight Back With Joy, and their corresponding Bible studies, have sold nearly one million copies and received critical acclaim and extensive national media coverage.
She was named one of 50 women most shaping culture and the church today by Christianity Today, one of the 30 Voices who will help lead the church in the next decade by Charisma magazine, and one of 40 who will shape Christian publishing by Christian Retailing magazine. Margaret lives in Salt Lake City, Utah with her husband, Leif, and their superpup, Hershey.
John Ortberg is an author, speaker, and the senior pastor of Menlo Church in the San Francisco Bay Area. His books include, All the Places To Go; Soul Keeping; Who Is This Man?; The Life You’ve Always Wanted; Faith and Doubt; and more.
Born and raised in Rockford, Illinois, John graduated from Wheaton College and holds a Master of Divinity and a PhD in clinical psychology from Fuller Seminary. John is a member of the Board of Trustees at Fuller Seminary, serves on the board for the Dallas Willard Center for Spiritual Formation, and is a former board member of Christianity Today International.
Mike is known for his love of bad jokes, his passion for growing grapevines and his ability to endlessly watch West Wing on repeat. He gave birth to all things Soul Survivor (a charity that aims to equip young people to live their lives for Jesus) and heads up all that goes on at the events and at church, Soul Survivor Watford, as well as travels the world telling people about Jesus.
soulsurvivor.com | soulsurvivorwatford.co.uk
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Fr. Mike Dalton
General Conference Worship Leader
Tom heads up everything worship at Soul Survivor Church & Festivals where 30,000 youth gather to party and lift up the name of Jesus every summer in England. He follows in the footsteps of a long line of worship leaders who have been mentored by Mike Pilavachi: Matt Redman, Tim Hughes, Ben Cantelon, Beth Croft. Last year, he released his first EP, 'Sound Of Heaven.' Tom is married to Susi, is over-the-moon taken with their son Sonny, supports Spurs and was introduced to mochi ice cream last year by Dan and Pam Chun! tomsmith.tv
80+ Seminars to Choose from for Adults and Youth
Seminar tracks include:
- Mental Health
- Dedicated youth-only general sessions
- Youth worship
- Seminars for middle school youth
- Seminars for senior school youth
- Seminars for anyone who wants to go deeper
Thursday, March 15, 2018 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Registration/check-in BEGINS at 8:30 am.
Preconference sessions help prepare, focus, and open your heart, mind and soul to what God has for you at HIM. Use it for your church, ministry team or staff for professional development. Bring your small group or circle of friends so you can mutually encourage one another. Or use it for a personal spiritual retreat. Choose from:
- MINISTRY LEADERS PRECONFERENCE — led by David Kinnaman
- PRAYER PRECONFERENCE — led by Tom Rausch, SJ, and Mike Dalton, OMJ
Tenth Avenue North
FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2018 | 8:30 – 10:00 PM
HAWAII CONVENTION CENTER
Who we worship, what we worship, how we worship, why we worship defines us. Let's praise JESUS together with all our hearts and voices! Returning for a second time for our Friday Night Worship Concert will be Tenth Avenue North.
- General admission tickets: $35
- Limited seating available.
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