Dr. Scott W. Sunquist, the next president of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, will be the keynote speaker at the Connecting Mission Leaders conference in October. Scott had served as dean of Fuller Seminary’s School of Intercultural Studies since 2012. Prior to that he spent 17 years at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, where he served as Professor of World Christianity. He was Lecturer in Church History, Ecumenics, and Asian Christianity for eight years at Trinity Theological College in Singapore. Scott is a prolific writer, a renowned missiologist and a historian who has focused on Asian Christianity.
Connecting Mission Leaders will have limited display space. The priority will be given to conference sponsors, church partners and non-profit ministries that focus on building up the church for God’s mission in the world. If you are interested in having a display, please send a completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org. The conference steering committee will select and invite interested exhibitors as space is available.
Hope Church 7132 Portland Avenue South, Richfield, MN 55423 | hope-pc.org | 612.866.4055
Closest airport - MSP - Minneapolis-St. Paul
MSP international airport has Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. They are connected via light rail. The hotel vans will pick up at either terminal.
There are many hotels located near the Mall of America and MSP.
Hope Church is less than 2 miles from the hotels listed below.
We have secured courtesy room blocks at the following hotels for the CML Conference. The rate at both hotels is $109 plus tax (15.525%) and includes breakfast. They offer transportation from the airport and transportation to/from Hope Church each day. The cutoff date for both hotel groups is September 25, 2019.
Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Airport Mall of America
1601 East American Blvd
Bloomington, MN 55425
Marriott Courtyard Bloomington by Mall of America
7800 Bloomington Avenue S
Bloomington, MN 55425
Schedule Coming Soon
In addition to dynamic plenary speakers, great worship and music, and invaluable networking opportunities, the conference will offer unique and informative workshop sessions. Full details coming soon.
A limited number of scholarships for small church (less than 100 in worship) mission leaders are being provided by The Outreach Foundation. Please contact Lisa at 615-778-8881 for more information.