Schedule of Sessions MPLT 2024

Dec 14, 2023

1.150 million Reasons Part I: Excess, Exile, and Extraordinary Renewal in 21 Century USA Church

Presenter(s): Rev. Dr. Alfredo Delgado
Date & Time: March 16, 2024,10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Canyon Hills Presbyterian Church

2. “2 Feet” Community Exegesis: How to interpret our ministry context’s cultural and social dynamics to engage and serve our local communities proactively and fruitfully

Presenter(s): Rev. Dr. Juan Sarmiento, Presbytery of San Fernando Executive Presbyter
Date & Time: April 20, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Location: Canyon Hills Presbyterian Church

3. “Just update the wheel”: How to practice a holistic vision & mission for Church Revitalization and NWC initiatives

Presenter(s): Rev. Dr. Sean Chow, Presbytery of San Diego Executive Director
Date & Time: May 18, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Location: Canyon Hills Presbyterian Church

4. Gospel Entrepreneurship: Responding to our God-given innovation and creativity for the healing, empowering, and transformation of our communities

Presenter(s): Entrepreneur Vanessa Bates, MBA
Date & Time: June 15, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Location: Canyon Hills Presbyterian Church

5. Speak Up: How to “rebrand/reframe” the pulpit as a place of new possibilities, many voices, and a growing expression of God’s multicolor Grace

Presenter(s): Rev. Dr. Jonas Hayes
Date & Time: July 20, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Location: Morningside Presbyterian Church

6. The Gift of Fresh Starts: How to imagine, develop, and begin life-giving ministries for the renewal of our communities

Presenter(s): Pastor Teddy Omondi, Friends Church Fullerton Pioneer
Date & Time: August 17, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Morningside Presbyterian Church

7. 21 Century Presbyterian Leaders: How to be an enthusiastic, creative & Joyfully grounded Reformed Leader

Presenter(s): Rev. Dr. David Beary
Date & Time: September 21, 2024, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Location: Morningside Presbyterian Church

8. Transformational Leadership: Leading from a place of possibility and empowerment

Presenter(s): PhD Candidate Laura Macias
Date & Time: October 19, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Location: Morningside Presbyterian Church

9. 150 million Reasons Part II: Effectively “noiseless” sharing of the Gospel in 21st Century USA

Presenter(s): Rev. Dr. Alfredo Delgado
Date & Time: November 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Location: Morningside Presbyterian Church

10. Sabbath Provision: Proactively Caring for the Emotional & Spiritual Wellbeing of Church Leaders

Presenter(s): Rev. Tom Cramer, Los Ranchos Presbytery Executive for Vision & Mission
Date & Time: November 16, 2024, 1:00 PM – 3:00
Location: Morningside Presbyterian

11. Commissioning Ceremony at PLR Gathering

Date & Time: November 21, 2024 – Presbytery of Los Ranchos November Gathering