Grand Rapids, MI: One Day Leaders Forum

Grand Rapids, MI: One Day Leaders Forum
Oct 18
, 2017
Grand Rapids, MI

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Join us for the West Michigan Leaders Forum. This is a time where we will focus on equipping Christian leaders to engage the LGBTQ conversation with theological faithfulness and courageous love. This event is open to all Christian leaders: pastors, staff, church and parachurch leaders, lay leaders, etc.

Individual registration is $95 per person. Groups of four or more can register at a discounted rate of $75 each. Individual seminary students can register for a discounted rate of $50. 

The exact location of this event will be given after you register. Doors open at 8:00am.

Download and print a PDF of Preston's presentation notes


October 18

  • 8:30am Introduction and the Grace/Truth Way of Jesus
  • 9:30am A Theology of Marriage and Same-Sex Relationships
  • 10:30am Addressing Affirming Arguments
  • 11:30am Discussion and Q & A
  • 12:15pm Lunch and Special Showing of the Documentary: "Dear Church: I'm Gay"
  • 1:00pm Addressing Pastoral Questions
  • 2:30pm Special Guest Presentation: Laurie Krieg, "The Gospel and Same-Sex Attraction"
  • 3:00pm Special Guest Presentation: Bill Henson, "The Future of the Church and the LGBT+ Conversation"
  • 3:30pm Discussion and Q & A with Preston, Laurie, and Bill
  • 4:30pm Event Ends

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