This free conference for pastors and their lay leaders will equip them through the integration of sound economic and Biblical principles to enrich their congregations with a robust theology of vocation.
- Keynote speaker, Tom Nelson, Senior Pastor at Christ Community Church in Leawood, KS and author of Work Matters: Connecting Sunday Worship to Monday Work.
- Presenters include economic scholars, Christian business practitioners, theologians and fellow pastors. See full listing of speakers and bio information.
- Discussion time with fellow pastors to build networks and develop a church plan for communicating a strong vocational vision within your church.
- Visit Chicago’s Lawndale neighborhood entrepreneurial enterprise projects and meet Wayne “coach” Gordon.
- Tool kit with “cutting edge” books selected to inform and enhance your vocational vision.
The Hastert Center wants to help pastors respond to a statement keynote speaker, Tom Nelson, hears repeatedly from lay people in nearly every vocation:
“Tell me what I do everyday matters.”