Thriving Churches, Flourishing Communities

Conference Schedule


5:45 p.m. Registration and Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner
8:00 p.m. Lecture: "The Context of Urban Flourishing" (Rev. Robert Sirico)
9:00 p.m. Hospitality Hour


8:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Session 1: “Economic Personalism: The Human Person Beyond Public and Social Utility" (Dr. Anthony Bradley)
9:45 a.m. Q & A
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Session 2: “Does Society Belong to the Government or God?” (Dr. Anthony Bradley)
11:15 a.m. Q & A
11:45 a.m. Break
12:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 p.m. Session 3: “Economic Thinking for City Pastors” (Dr. Victor Claar)
2:45 p.m. Q & A
3:15 p.m. Group Photo
3:30 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. Session 4: “Leading Through Turbulent Times: Gentrification and the Challenge of Neighborhood Displacement” (Dr. Victor Claar)
4:30 p.m. Q & A
5:00 p.m. Break
6:00 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. Session 5: “Jobs: God’s Purpose, Need in Society, and Effective Strategies” (Rudy Carrasco)
9:00 p.m. Hospitality


8:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Real World Deliverable: Facilitating Growth in the Community
9:45 a.m. Q & A
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Real World Deliverable: Resource Review and Panel Discussion
12:00 pm Lunch and departure