The Public Square: Engaging Emerging Opportunities

Scientific discovery, technological development, artistic creativity, and public policy all have potential to contribute to human flourishing. Pastoral leadership involves partnering with others to encourage life abundant for all. Cross-disciplinary conversation is an opportunity for realizing love incarnate in communities local and global, human and planetary – the practice of “loving out loud” in all spheres of life. We’ll consider how to encourage constructive and elevated public dialogue that is at once civil and earnest, evangelical and thoughtfully critical, and energetically focused on a vision of the beloved community – God’s peaceable kindom of all creation.