The “Think Outside” Ministry Workshop will feature several experienced leaders who have been successful at helping churches become more outwardly focused.
Our panelists represent a wealth of ministry experience in church outreach, using a variety of different models and targeting many different audiences.
Ross Anderson is our host and moderator. Ross is Director of Utah Advance Ministries, which seeks to help churches wisely engage Utah’s unique religious and cultural climate. He also serves as a Teaching Pastor at Alpine Church.
Dave Elshaug is Executive Pastor at K-2 the Church. One of Salt Lake City’s most dynamic churches, K-2 focuses on reaching a non-LDS, secular population. Dave is also Director of Loving Utah, a church planting network.
Steve Bennetsen is a Teaching Pastor and Executive Pastor at Alpine Church. Alpine has grown considerably over the last decade by mastering the strategy of using Sunday services as a gateway for people far from God.
Rene Melendez is Pastor at Alpine Church‘s Latino Campus. He is succeeding at applying Alpine’s outreach and discipleship strategy to a Latino cultural setting.
Alfred Murillo is Director of the Synergy in Action Network. Formerly at the Utah Dream Center, Alfred specializes in helping churches set up ministries that share Christ and practice justice by meeting practical needs in the community.
Hope Taylor is Director of the International Leadership Embassy in Washington, D.C. ILE helps Christians engage their communities by impacting government, with an ultimate aim of transforming culture.
Fred Lopez is co-host. He is Senior Pastor at Hope Resurrected Church. Adopting new perspectives and practices toward outreach, Fred has led the church to a growth surge that has required recently moving to a larger facility.
The Workshop is Saturday, February 7 from 8:30am-12:20pm
Location: Alpine Church offices at 2564 Washington Blvd., Ogden Utah.
RSVP to Ross Anderson – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don’t come alone! Bring someone from your leadership team to process ideas with.
Sponsored by Loving Utah: A Church Planting Network.