VC Gathering for Churches 500-1,000
The Gathering is two full days of teaching and interaction designed to assist churches to break through the 1,000 in attendance barrier.
January 23-24, 2018
Vineyard Church of North Phoenix6250 W. Peoria Ave. Glendale AZ 85302 (623) 934-4000
Rich Nathan has been the senior pastor of Vineyard Columbus since 1987. Vineyard Columbus is a multi- ethnic church whose membership is drawn from over 125 nations. Rich has been a strong advocate for racial reconciliation, empowering women for church leadership, immigration reform, church planting and what he has labeled “both-and Christianity” – calling people to both conversion to Christ and the practice of biblical justice.
Prior to becoming the church’s first Senior Pastor, Rich taught business law at The Ohio State University for five years.
He is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and received his Juris Doctorate with honors from The Ohio State University College of Law in 1980.
Rich co-authored “Both And” (IVP Books, 2013) with Insoo Kim as well as “Empowered Evangelicals” (Ampelon Revised 2009) with Ken Wilson. Rich is also the author of “Who is My Enemy? Welcoming People the Church Rejects” (Zondervan, 2002). He has written numerous articles on leadership in publications such as Leadership Magazine.
Rich was born and raised in New York City. He and his wife, Marlene, have been married for over 40 years. They have two children and six grandchildren.
Brian T. Anderson
Vineyard Church of North Phoenix
Brian, and his wife, Thora, are the founding Pastors of Vineyard Church of North Phoenix. Vineyard North Phoenix has grown over the years into a congregation of 4,400 weekend attenders. VCNP has planted 13 other Vineyard churches in the Phoenix area, and in Delhi, India. In addition to being Vice President and a Board member of Vineyard USA, Brian is Regional Coach for all 16 Vineyard USA Regional Leaders. Brian and Thora have two children, Zoe and Luke.
Tuesday and Wednesday
January 23-24, 2018
9 AM - 5 PM both days
SPRINGHILL SUITES BY MARRIOTT
7810 W. Bell Rd., Glendale, AZ
Mina Bermudez, General Manager
Reservations must be made by Jan. 3rd to get $94/night rate
RESIDENCE INN BY MARRIOTT
8435 W. Paradise Ln.,
Peoria, AZ 85382
Steph Storey, Director of Sales
For more information please contact Val Sharpnack at 623.934.4000 or firstname.lastname@example.org