ENG 2020


our featured speakers

Scot McKnight

Dr. Scot McKnight is a world-renowned speaker, writer, professor and equipper of the Church. He is a recognized authority on the historical Jesus, early Christianity, and the New Testament. His blog, Jesus Creed, is a leading Christian blog. A sought after speaker, he has been interviewed on several radio and television programs as well as spoken at numerous local churches, conferences, colleges, and seminaries in the United States and around the world. Scot McKnight is a member of the Society of Biblical Literature and the Society for New Testament Studies.

Keisha Polonio

Keisha is a growth coach, speaker, and missionary. She passionately walks with leaders who have kingdom dreams as the Associate Director of the Tampa Underground and as a member of Ezer Collective leadership team. She also serves with Created Women, a ministry committed to serving vulnerable women caught in the sex industry in Tampa, Florida. Keisha leads a house church with her husband, mothers two boys, survived Kidney cancer, and loves cupcakes.

Carolyn Moore

Carolyn Moore is an ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church. She was born and raised in Augusta, Georgia and is a graduate of UGA (B.A. 1985) and Asbury Theological Seminary (M.Div. 1998; D.Min. 2018). After graduation from seminary, Carolyn served for five years as an associate pastor at Athens First United Methodist church (Athens, Georgia). In June of 2003, she was appointed home again to the Augusta area, where she and her family were given the joy of birthing Mosaic United Methodist Church. Carolyn and her family still serve Mosaic today. This community has her heart. As a preacher, Carolyn’s passion is helping people respond to the good news of Jesus. Seeing broken people healed and lost people saved is such a joy. As is her life as a mother, wife, writer, preacher and church planter.

Winfield Bevins

Winfield Bevins is an author, artist, and speaker whose passion is to help others connect to the roots of the Christian faith for discipleship and mission. He is the Director of Church Planting at Asbury Theological Seminary. He frequently speaks at conferences on a variety of topics and is a regular adjunct professor at several seminaries. Having grown up in a free-church background, Winfield eventually found his spiritual home in the Anglican tradition, but freely draws wisdom from all church traditions. Having authored several books, his writings explore the convergence of liturgy, prayer, and mission. His latest book, Ever Ancient, Ever New, with Zondervan examines young adults who have embraced Christian liturgy and how it has impacted their lives. He and his wife Kay have three beautiful girls Elizabeth, Anna Belle, and Caroline and live in the Bluegrass state of Kentucky.

Tuesday- thursday

Jan 14-16, 2020




  • Tuesday 01:00 - 2:00pm
  •  Arrival & Registration
  • Tuesday 2:00-3:30pm
  • General Session # 1: 
    Restoring Christoformity: 
    How Leaders Shape Culture in the Way of Jesus
Scot McKnight
  • Tuesday 3:30-3:45pm
  • Break
  • Tuesday 3.45– 5.15pm
  • General Session # 2:  
    Creating an Alternative Story to Guide a Congregation’s Life
Scot McKnight
Winfield Bevins
  • Tuesday 5.15- 6.30pm
  • Dinner

  • Tuesday 6.30 - 8.00pm
  • General Session # 3: Shaping a Congregation’s Confidence in the Church Christ Founded
Scot McKnight
Carolyn Moore
  • Wednesday 9.00 – 10.30am
  • General Session # 4: Shaping a Congregation’s Witness to the World
Scot McKnight
Carolyn Moore
Keisha Polonio
Winfield Bevins
  • Wednesday 10:30-10:45am
  • Break
  • Wednesday 10:45-11:45am
  • Workshop Session #1
  • Wednesday 11:45am-12:45pm
  • Lunch
  • Wednesday 12:45-1:45pm
  • Workshop Session #2
  • Wednesday 1:45-2:00pm
  • Break
  • Wednesday 2:00-3:00pm
  • Workshop Session #3
  • Wednesday 3:00-3:15pm
  • Break
  • Wednesday 3:15-4:15pm
  • Workshop Session #4
  • Wednesday 4:15-5:30pm
  • Break
  • Wednesday 5.30- 6.30pm
  • Dinner

  • Wednesday 6.30 - 8.00pm
  • General Session # 5: 
    Creating a Culture that Manifests Christ’s Power
Carolyn Moore
  • Thursday 9.30 – 10.45am
  • General Session # 6:  Creating a Culture that Multiplies Itself
Keisha Polonio
Winfield Bevins
  • Thursday 10:45-11:00am
  • Break
  • Thursday 11:00am – 12.00pm
  • General Session # 7:  Creating a Culture of Courageous Faith
Keisha Polonio

worskshop tracks





Workshop descriptions

Workshop Session #1

Workshop Session #2

Workshop Session #3

Workshop Session #4

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