The Transforming power of the

Gospel

ACC & HopeNet SA Conference
9-11 September 2021

including ACC AGM

Adelaide West

Uniting Church

This conference will seek to empower and equip

Christians to speak and act confidently regarding

'the transforming power of the gospel'

in a variety of different contexts!

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind” (Romans 12: 2).

Registration: 1-day $70, 3-day $120, Online access FREE

Registration includes all lunches, dinners and tea breaks

What's happening?

Thursday 9th September

11:00am

Prayer Meeting

1:15pm

Welcome / Intro to conference

1:30pm

Opening worship

Preacher:
Rev. Ian Clarkson
Chair, HopeNet SA

2:15pm

KEYNOTE

How to speak and act confidently regarding the transforming power of the gospel in the light of Conversion Prohibition Bills.

Christopher Brohier
Christopher is a Barrister, and the South Australian director of the Australian Christian Lobby.

3:30 - 4:00pm

AFTERNOON TEA

4:00pm

State Network Meetings

If Stephen McAlpine is not available via zoom

5:45 - 7:00pm

break for dinner

7:00pm

KEYNOTE

How the Gospel can help people to form a healthy sexual self-identity, and behave in healthy, appropriate ways

Monica Cook
Monica is a qualified sexologist and educator who currently works at the Australian Centre for Sexual Health and The Mindspace.

8:30pm

Closing prayer

What's happening?

Friday 10th September

8:00am

Prayer Time

8:45am

Worship

with The Arise Band

9:00am

Bible Study

Rev. Kevin Brown
Kevin is a minister at Box Forest Wesleyan Methodist Church and Principal of Kingsley College.

10:30 - 11:00am

Break for morning tea

11:00am

Sharing the gospel in a cross-cultural context.

Matt King
 
Liliane Siasau
 
Leki Crichton
 

12:30 - 1:30pm

Break for lunch

1:30pm

Small groups

Conversations around learnings from speakers, prayer.

3:30 - 4:00pm

AFTERNOON TEA

4:00pm

Implications of learnings from Conference for our engagement within the UCA Context and beyond

ACC & HopeNet SA

5:45 - 7:00pm

break for dinner

7:00pm

KEYNOTE

How the Gospel transforms lives of those with unwanted sexual attractions and gender confusion

James Parker,
True Identity International.
James is a leader in ministry and support of people often marginalised with broken identity and sexuality, providing rigorous political advocacy in those areas

What's happening?

Saturday 11th September

8:30am

Service of Holy Communion

Rev. Dr. Hedley Fihaki,
Chair, ACC
 

9:30am

ACC Annual General Meeting

Assembly Session 1
 

10:45 - 11:00am

Break for morning tea

11:30am

ACC Annual General Meeting

Assembly Session 2

1:00 - 2:00pm

Final lunch

2:00pm

Meeting close.