Roundtable Topics

Informal round-table discussions were held on the following topics at Gathering 2010.

Welcome to the Ekklesia Project

Nancy Bullock, Nekeisha Alexis-Baker, long-time members of EP currently serving on the board.

Congregational Formation Initiative

Phil Kenneson, founder of CFI and author of Life on the Vine: Cultivating the Fruit of the Spirit in Christian Community. Jenny Williams, pastor at Wesley United Methodist Church, a CFI congregation.

Telling God’s Story to Our Children

Doug Lee serves as one of the pastors of Grace Fellowship Community Church in San Francisco. Cindi Fong oversees the ministries of Children and Youth at Redeemer Community Church in San Francisco.

Well-used Words: Poetic Language In and Out of the Church

Brian Volck is a pediatrician and writer, and an EP board member.

Food, Farming, and Ecology

Ragan Sutterfield is a writer and farmer living in his native Arkansas. Ragan is the author of Farming as a Spiritual Discipline and the EP pamphlet God’s Grandeur: The Church in the Economy of Creation.


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Worship Words

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Speaking Peace

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