Restore_Logo_04

April 23-24 2021

A Virtual Conference

Restore_Logo_04

APRIL 23-24, 2021

A Virtual Conference on ZOOM

Connecting, Inspiring & Equipping God's People for Gospel Justice

Restore is an annual conference focused on connecting, inspiring and equipping God's people for Gospel Justice. To that end, the conference brings together thought leaders from academia, law, social organizations, and the church. Engage with the opportunities, challenges, best practices and innovation taking place in the area of justice.

CLE's Available.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS & PANELISTS

Dr. Michael O. Emerson

Professor of Sociology and Author, Divided by Faith

Matthew Soerens

US Director of Church Mobilization for World Relief

Alvin C. Bibbs

Rev. Alvin C. Bibbs, Sr.

President and CEO, Justice Journey Alliance

Bruce Strom

CEO and Author, Gospel Justice

R. Gracie Travis Murphree

President of Heart of Christ, and Author of Journey to Justice

Dennae Pierre

Executive Director, Surge Network

Dr. Alejandro (Alex) Mandes

Founder and President, Immigrant Hope Executive Director, All People Ministry EFCA

Rev. K. Edward Copeland, J.D.

Senior Pastor, New Zion Baptist Church

AGENDA

Day 1: Friday, April 23

Friday, April 23
7:00 p.m. Welcome and Justice Champion Greeting
7:15 p.m. Opening Session - Rev. K. Edward Copeland Justice is Biblical, not Political
7:30 p.m. Panel Discussion on Biblical Justice and Race: Rev. K. Edward Copeland, Michael O. Emerson, Dennae Pierre, Rev. Alvin C. Bibbs, Sr., Bruce Strom
8:15 p.m. Breakout Discussions on Biblical Justice and Race
8:45 p.m. Wrap Up and Dismissal

Day 2: Saturday, April 24

Saturday, April 24
9:00 a.m. Devotional and Prayer
9:30 a.m. Keynote - Matthew Soerens Welcoming the Stranger: Biblical Justice and Immigration
9:45 a.m. Panel Discussion on Biblical Justice and Immigration: Matthew Soerens, Dr. Alejandro Mandes, R. Gracie Travis Murphree, Bruce Strom
10:30 a.m. Breakout Rooms
11:15 a.m. Lunch Break
11:30 a.m. Justice Champion Stories
11:45 a.m. Breakout Rooms: Affinity Groups
12:30 p.m. Wrap Up and Song

BREAKOUT TRACKS

Restore-icon_Explore_w

EXPLORE

This track is designed for those exploring how to seek biblical justice in practical ways. You don't have to be an expert to do justice. Everyone can do something. Explore what that might look like for you.

 

Restore-icon_Growth_lt

GROWTH

This track is designed for legal professionals. Led by legal experts with specialized knowledge, these sessions are designed to help Christian attorneys consider the intersection of their Christian faith with current justice issues in America. CLEs are available. 

Restore-icon_Community

CHURCH

This track is designed for church leaders and laypeople. Led by church leaders involved in seeking justice in their communities, it explores race and immigration issues at a community/macro level. It is designed to educate and inspire Christians to take the next step towards gospel justice in their neighborhood.

THE TRACK GUIDELINES ARE FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.
YOU MAY ATTEND ANY BREAKOUT SESSION YOU FIND INTERESTING.

BREAKOUTS

Session 1
Fri 8:15 - 8:45pm

Session 2
Sat 10:30 - 11:15am

Session 3
Sat 11:15 am - 12:30 pm

DON'T MISS RESTORE 2021

Virtual Zoom Conference