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Urban Discipleship Tour – Kansas City
09/19/2015 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
The Urban Discipleship Tour, a 10 city, one day training event designed to equip and challenge you to engage in active discipleship with your youth. Join the movement with other leaders across the country to engage 75,000 urban youth in life-changing discipleship by 2020. Each tour stop is done in partnership with local leaders from each city and features gifted speakers, dynamic worship, relevant training and free resources.
|D.A. HORTON / North American Mission Board
D.A. serves as the National Coordinator of Urban Student Missions at NAMB. Prior to his current role he served as the Executive Director of ReachLife Ministries, the non-profit ministry of Reach Records, and an urban church planter/pastor in kansas City, MO for nearly 6 years. He and his wife of 11yrs, Elicia, live in Atlanta with their 3 kids and are preparing to move to Los Angeles to plant a church.
|LARRY ACOSTA / Urban Youth Workers Institute
Larry is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Urban Youth Workers Institute. Larry’s passion is to envision and shape the emerging generation of urban leadership for transformational ministry. Larry’s claim to fame is that he is married to his lovely wife, Jayme, and they have four children.
|MARVIN DANIELS / Hope Center of Kansas City
Marvin is the Executive Director of The Hope Center. He holds a Masters in Education and accredited certifications in Urban Missiology, Mediation and Dispute Resolution, and Youth Development in the Urban Context. Marvin recently served as Vice President of Leadership Development at kids Across America (kAA), a Christian sports camp, and the Founder of Beyond the Norm. He and his wife, LeAndra, have 5 children.
8:30 – 9:30am – Registration & Breakfast
9:30 – 11:00am – Session #1
11:15 – 12:15pm – Session #2
12:15 – 1:30pm – Lunch
1:30 – 3:00pm – Session #3
3:00pm – Ends