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Ministry Leadership in a Messy World

Hosted by Fuller Equip
at Christ Church of Oak Brook
Open to the public


In light of today’s complex and fast-changing cultural and church realities, this 1-day event will equip ministry leaders in the Chicagoland area to better offer Christ’s hope and healing. You’ll be inspired to navigate these challenges, gain greater awareness of cutting-edge research, and be equipped with practical tools and approaches. In addition to the keynotes, we’ll offer breakouts on discipleship/spiritual formation, church planting, youth and young adult ministry, marketplace leadership, leading change in ministry, and much more.


$75 per person (includes lunch catered in?) for 1-4 people, $60/person for teams of 5-10 people, $50/person for teams of 11-25+ people. Scholarships available.

Keynote Speakers & Topics:

David Emmanuel Goatley: Christ-Centered Faith
Dave Wang: Mental & Emotional Health
Alexia Salvatierra: Transformative Community
Scott Cormode: Holistic Formation & Leading Change
Soong-Chan Rah: Biblical Justice and Biblical Evangelism
Jake Mulder, Catalytic Ministry with Young People


On-site lunch provided in the registration cost

Tentative Schedule

8:15 am: Check-in opens
9:00 am: Main Session #1
10:20 am: Break
10:50 am: Breakout Sessions
11:45 am: Lunch
1:00 pm: Main Session #2
2:10 pm: Break
2:30 pm: Breakout Sessions
3:30 pm: Break
3:50 pm: Main Session #3
5:00 pm: Conclude

May 31, 2024
Christ Church of Oak Brook
501 Oak Brook Road
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Online registration is required