All Church Conference - Audio

All Church Conference

If you missed the All Church Conference, or want to listen again to one or all of the sessions, conference audio is available below. You can also download files or get podcasts from the Audio Library.

Session 1: Making All Things New
Session 2: Renewal Through Worship:
Transformation and Formation
Session 3: Renewal by One Another:
Differences Make a Difference
Session 4: Renewed by Mission:
Public Witness

 

Our ACC Retreat Speaker
Sandra Van Opstal
"Making All Things New..."

Sandra Van OpstalWe are thankful for our speaker Sandra Van Opstal and the ways she moved us in thought and in action through her messages about Making All Things New. Sandra is a second-generation Latina, and the Executive Pastor at Grace and Peace Community Church on the west-side of Chicago. She is a liturgist and activist who is passionate about re-imagining worship that mobilizes for reconciliation and justice.

In her fifteen years with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Sandra mobilized thousands of college students for God's mission of reconciliation and justice in the world. Sandra's influence has also reached many others through her leadership and preaching on topics such of justice, poverty, racism, racial identity, reconciliation, and global mission. She has been featured at Wheaton College, The Justice Conference, Evangelical Covenant conferences, Willow Creek Association conferences, and various churches. Sandra serves as a board member for Evangelicals for Justice and the Christian Community Development Association. In addition to her ministry experience, Sandra holds a Masters of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Illinois and has been published in multiple journals. She has authored Small Group Leader’s Handbook, God’s Graffiti Devotional, The Mission of Worship, and The Next Worship.