YOU CAN STILL REGISTER AT THE DOOR

YOU CAN STILL REGISTER AT THE DOOR

What Can I Expect?

A one-day conference to stir up a passion for God's glory in the Greater Vancouver Area by encouraging Christ-followers to become Courageous Christians in our culture and equipping believers to bring a credible gospel witness to their areas of influence in society.  Through topic-driven workshops you will hear from experienced change-makers sharing ways you can have greater impact in standing for truth with uncompromising love.  A network luncheon is designed to create opportunities for shared learning.  You will not want to miss the evening session with Dr. Michael Brown and the GT Worship Team, as you finish the day with inspiration and ministry activation.

Tickets are $ 75 and include all sessions, breakfast, lunch and access to the recordings online.

 

Speakers

Dr. Michael L. Brown

Keynote Speaker

He is founder and president of FIRE School of Ministry, Director of the Coalition of Conscience, and host of the daily, nationally, syndicated talk radio show, the Line of Fire, as well as the host of the apologetics TV show, “Answering Your Toughest Questions.”  Dr. Brown is author of more than 30 books, a national and international speaker on themes of spiritual renewal and cultural reformation, and he has debated Jewish rabbis, agnostic professors, and gay activists on radio, TV, and college campuses. He holds a PHD in New Eastern Languages & Literatures, teaches regularly at a broad range of seminaries and is widely considered to be the world’s foremost Messianic Jewish apologist.

Stephanie Gray

Focus: Family

Stephanie Gray is a seasoned and international speaker who has given over 900 pro-life presentations across the world; spoken at many post-secondary institutions such as Yale University & Berkeley was even a presenter for "Talks at Google,"  Stephanie has debated abortion advocates such as physicians who do abortions, the executive director of the National Coalition of Abortion Providers, the legal director for NARAL Pro-Choice America, and the medical director for International Planned Parenthood Federation.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from UBC and a Certification, with Distinction, in Health Care Ethics, from the NCBC and is author of Love Unleashes Life: Abortion & the Art of Communicating Truth & A Physician’s Guide to Discussing Abortion.

Jeffrey Lowe

Focus: Law

Jeffrey is a Business and Immigration lawyer, and has helped clients from over 70 countries come to Canada to work, study, invest and immigrate. He is the Chief Inspirational Officer of Lowe & Company, a boutique Business and Immigration Law firm based in Vancouver.  Since 1990, Jeffrey has taught Immigration Law to lawyers across Canada, and has advised on Immigration policy for the Federal and Provincial governments and the Conference Board of Canada. He has participated in Government Trade Missions to Asia to promote Immigration and Investment in Canada.  He has a passion to bring the Kingdom of God into the Marketplace, by serving his team at Lowe & Company; his clients; other lawyers & Immigration Consultants; and the community.  He has spoken on the Practice of Law as a Ministry for the Christian Legal Fellowship, the International Christian Chamber of Commerce, Missionsfest Vancouver, as well as being the Canadian immigration advisory to many churches and Christian organizations.

Barry Neufeld

Focus: Education

Barry Neufeld has a BA in Adolescent Psychology, Masters in Christian Studies, served his community for 27 years in the field of justice (Probation Officer, Family Court Mediator, Youth Probation Officer & Restorative Justice Facilitator) where, “I have seen first-hand the power of forgiveness”.  He has also been re-elected 8 times for a total of 23 years as Trustee on the Chilliwack Board of education, served on an extensive list of committees, boards, chairs, volunteer teams in his city and church.  “God not only works in individual hearts & lives, but that he speaks collectively to his people, the church. Leadership requires the skill to inspire others to trust and follow. But spiritual leadership must first follow and obey God the Father Son and Holy Spirit, and then make the best use of the gifts resident in the group and equip those persons for further tasks.” (Ephesians 4:11-13)

 

Jamie Rauch

Focus: Media

Jamie Rauch has been working in Film/TV and theatre for over 25 years, and is an award-winning actor, award-winning film producer and critically acclaimed screenwriter.  Jamie an incredible vision of reaching and impacting the film and entertainment industry in Canada, and beyond. His outreach called: Light in Film was created as the platform to help make this happen. Sadly, the film industry is known for its high divorce, suicide and drug rates. This can only be turned around as the presence and power of Christ is made evident and experienced by those in the industry. To that end he oversees a team of 25 leaders that facilitates Underground Gatherings, active Discipleship and on set Chaplaincy to reach, support and empower those in an industry not known to be friendly to those of Christian faith.

Harold Minor

Focus: Religion

Harold holds doctoral degree from Fuller, was married to Maryella in 1971 and left almost immediately for Africa where they served as missionaries for many years (Kenya, Malawi, South Africa). They raised 4 of 5 their children there. Returning to Canada in 1994, pastored a church in Ancaster, and for 14 years served with Pioneers Canada as Director Diaspora Ministries.  Realizing that the nations representing the unreached from around our globe are coming to our shores in increasing numbers, Harold’s goal with Diaspora is to reach out to them with the gospel of Jesus in partnership with the local church.  Presently he concentrates with outreach at Micah House, a refugee safe house for asylum seekers in Hamilton he founded in 2003. He travels extensively across Canada and overseas encouraging global workers as well as training the national church leaders in Disciple Making Movements.

Marc Vella

Focus: Government

Marc Vella is Business Development Associate with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy & Theology from Thomas Aquinas College and worked with tax accountants, corporate lawyers, mergers & acquisition advisors, and commercial lenders over 20 years for both Canadian and U.S. based interests.  Mark is a married father of four in a bilingual / blended home, active in his local church government, and has been a long time political volunteer with local and national impact.  His is the founder of Christian Civic Affairs Committee of Canada, created to educate and empower members of church communities to engage in public affairs from a Christian perspective.  “...as Christians, don’t get involved, and when we do get involved, we do it in an un-strategic way.  I think a huge factor is people are simply unaware of the options available to them.  We want people to be educated and influence whatever party they choose.”

Tom Chin

Focus: Business

Tom was born in Malaysia into a Buddhist family in a country that is predominantly Muslim.  At age 17, Tom came to Canada to further his studies and today he is a pastor and G2 business leader with a mission is to help people live in health.  It started when Tom was exposed to a natural remedy during a painful episode with kidney stones and was so impressed with the results he was inspired to share this wonder with others and Organika was born.  His company has grown from a small business with four products to a globally-recognized brand offering more than 600 premium natural health solutions.  While the company grew, Tom saw God’s healing explode in his own life to the point he began to pray for others and travel, moving in signs, wonders & healing.  He is a respected business leader, pastor and a community leader that thrives on visiting hospitals and homes to  bring a message of hope and healing.

 

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Breakfast Session - Dr Michael Brown / Gym

10:30 AM - 12:00PM

Keynote A - Dr Michael Brown / Auditorium

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Networking Lunch - LeaderImpact / Gym

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Panel with Breakout Speakers - Auditorium

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

7 Topic Driven Workshops / 7 Locations at GT

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Keynote B - Dr Michael Brown / Auditorium

 

Schedule

Saturday, September 21st  /  9:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Breakfast and Lunch is included

Our Sponsors

Sponsors

PRAISE 106.5 FM

CRISTA Media is providing encouragement and hope through uplifting music and messages. They send this message of hope and encouragement through four radio stations: SPIRIT 105.3 and 630 KCIS in Seattle, PRAISE 106.5 in Bellingham.

BILLY GRAHAM EVANGELISTIC ASSOCIATION OF CANADA

The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association of Canada exists to support and extend the evangelistic calling and ministries of Billy Graham and Franklin Graham by proclaiming the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ to all we can by every effective means available and by equipping others to do the same.

WORLD FINANCIAL GROUP

JOCELYN LOVITOS-MARKHAM

In 2017, WFG business owners helped hundreds of thousands of North American families prepare for a better financial future.  We see a future in which everyone has access to a financial education and a better chance to become financially secure and independent.  As a WFG financial professional, I’m focused on you and your needs, goals, and objectives. I strive to help individuals, families, and businesses create a sound strategy for the future focused on reducing debt, saving money, protecting those things that are most valuable to you, and helping entrepreneurs reach their dreams.

ORGANIKA

At Organika, we believe many ailments can be lessened and – in some cases – cured through natural healing.  Organika leads the way with innovative products, effective natural health solutions and superior customer service – all dedicated to ensuring happier, healthier living for those who want to experience a natural solution.

GLAD TIDINGS CHURCH,  VANCOUVER

Glad Tidings Church of Vancouver Canada has a history of over 65 years serving our city and impacting the world. We are just a group of Jesus Christ followers on our life journey, our 'mission to love' God, our neighbours, and our city. You are welcome here!

MISSION CANADA / PAOC

Mission Canada is committed to impacting those who work in the film and entertainment industry as we seek to build relationships with actors, producers, directors, models, people who find themselves in front of cameras, on the sidelines or behind the scenes on movie sets. Light in Film brings the light and love of Christ into everyday conversations with those who feel alone, who are facing life challenges or need help or hope for living.

ASPIRE MUSIC ACADEMY

We believe that every person should have the opportunity to give music a try, regardless of age, race, religions, and socio-economic status.  We believe that every student is designed with a God-given creative potential just waiting to be expressed through music.  We offer music lessons that are affordable and enjoyable, using quality equipment.

LOWE AND COMPANY

Lowe & Company is a Canadian Immigration and Business Law firm based in Vancouver, BC. Since 1990, we have helped clients from over 65 countries, including employers, skilled workers, business immigrants, skilled workers, and sponsored family members. We’ve also taught Immigration Law to Immigration lawyers, Immigration Consultants, and professional audiences across Canada.

ASSOCIATION CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, VANCOUVER

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LEADER IMPACT

We are a community of peers intentional about making a difference in the world by becoming better people and better professionals in all aspects of our lives.  Imagine leaders everywhere living life to the fullest: using their influence, affluence, skills and time to make a meaningful difference in their homes, at work, in their cities and around the world.  LeaderImpact is designed for leaders who genuinely want to make a difference and are willing to commit the time, energy and resources to make it happen.

 

More Questions?

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email us at: info@gtchurch.ca

call us at: 604-873-3621

our location is: 3456 Fraser Street, Vancouver BC V5V 4C4
we have free parking on site at our 19th street parking structure  & 18th lot.

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The Courageous Christianity Conference is an outreach of Glad Tidings Church, Vancouver Canada   /   GTChurch.ca