"...may he equip you with all you need for doing his will. May he produce in you, through the power of Jesus Christ, every good thing that is pleasing to him. All glory to him forever and ever! Amen."
Hebrews 13:21, NLT
The Gateway Faith + Work Symposium provides marketplace Christians with professional development, spiritual edification, and fellowship. The goal? To equip God's people to show up well in all areas of life - even the most secular of workplaces.
Equipped for workplace excellence.
"Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ."
Colossians 3:23-24, ESV
Equipped to faithfully walk the Christian life daily.
"Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night."
Psalm 1:1-2, ESV
Equipped for (and through) community with other Christ-followers.
"Not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near."
Hebrews 10:25, ESV
SEP. 7 2024
Harvester Christian Church
2950 Kings Crossing
St. Charles, MO 63303
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Registration is not yet open. Join our e-mail list and stay tuned for early discount announcements!
Greg Koukl has spoken to many audiences in the U.S. and abroad and has hosted his own call-in radio show for 30 years advocating “Christianity worth thinking about.” He’s debated atheist Michael Shermer on national radio and Deepak Chopra on national television on Lee Strobel's “Faith Under Fire.” An award-winning writer and best-selling author, Greg has written seven books, including Tactics—A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian Convictions; The Story of Reality—How the World Began, How It Ends, and Everything Important that Happens in Between; and Relativism: Feet Firmly Planted in Mid-Air. Greg has been featured on Focus on the Family radio and has been interviewed for CBN and the BBC. He's been quoted in Christianity Today, the U.S. News & World Report, and the L.A. Times.
Greg received his Masters in Philosophy of Religion and Ethics at Talbot School of Theology, graduating with high honors, and his Masters in Christian Apologetics with honors from Simon Greenleaf University. He is an adjunct professor at Biola University.
Main Stage Speaker
Sandi Brown is the founder and President of JOY FM, a top five rated radio station in St. Louis that features Contemporary Christian Music and BOOST RADIO, featuring "Pop, Hip-hop, and Hope." Sandi is co-host of the JOY FM Morning Show and has been on the airwaves in St. Louis for over 30 years.
Sandi also worked as a Creative Writer and Producer for Focus on the Family. Sandi has written 3 books including: Healing Out Loud, Choose Joy, and A Little More Peace.
Sandi has been married for 34 years and has 3 grown children.
Emcee / Host
Miranda Carls provides team and leader development solutions to corporations, non-profits, churches, and individual leaders. While Miranda serves many clients and organizations within the broad secular marketplace, she especially enjoys writing and teaching on topics related to the integration of faith and work. Miranda's book, The Word at Work (2022) unpacks ten biblical principles for Christian professionals. Her writing has been featured through The Gospel Coalition, Biblical Leadership, and others. Miranda and her husband have three sons and live in the St. Louis region.
Stay tuned! Additional speakers and sessions will be announced in the coming weeks!
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Hear from business leaders and Bible teachers.
Sharpen your professional skills in God-honoring ways as you hear from business professionals, non-profit executives, and pastors.
Principal Chair, C12 St. Louis
Lead Pastor, The House STL
President, Fearless Unite
Senior Minister, Wentzville Christian Church
CEO/Founder, LifePulse Inc.
James D. Hertzler, AIF®
Financial Advisor, Hertzler Wealth Management
Executive Director, Vision St. Charles
Executive Director, Missouri River Coalition / Aligned Development Group
Owner, Aligned Development Group
President, Stand to Reason
Senior Manager, Boeing
Director, The Merrold Institute / Leadership Dev. Pastor, Harvester Christian Church
Dwain Sliger, LPC
Therapist / Health Coach / Owner, Trifecta Wellbeing
Founder and Executive Director, ReThink315
Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach / Founder, Kaleo Coaching
WE'D LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU!
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