Track 13 - Engaging Urban/Hip Hop Culture

In this track (hosted by Flavor Fest 13) you'll learn best practices related to engaging young artists in and through a healthy multi-ethnic church.

Workshop Schedule

Session A - Tuesday, Nov 5 (10:45a) - Allowing Diversity to Unify and Not Divide :: Tymee Ritz

Come explore God’s plan to reach humanity through diverse communicators of the Gospel, and unique blends of expression in the local church. Tymee will also explain how certain realms of power are negated due to division in the body.

Session B - Tuesday, Nov 5 (1:30p) - Discipleship and Small Groups in the Urban Context :: Lans Jones

Discipleship through small groups in an urban context is possible, and an effective means for making disciples of diverse men and women in a multiethnic body. In this workshop, Lans will explain one way to do it.

Session C - Wednesday, Nov 6 (10:45a) - Planting a Gospel-Centered Multi-ethnic Urban Church :: Tommy a.k.a. "Urban D." Kyllonen

Much of the suburban model of church planting does not translate to the multi-ethnic/urban context. Come hear “Urban D.” break down the mistakes and victories he’s experienced over the past eleven years at Crossover Church.

Session D - Wednesday, Nov 6 (1:30p) - Urban Church Planting in 3D :: Panel Discussion with Tommy a.k.a. "Urban D." Kyllonen, Tymee Ritz and Lans Jones

Join Tymee, Lans, and Tommy a.k.a. “Urban D.” for an open discussion featuring Q & A dialogue related to engaging and involving urban artists in and through healthy multi-ethnic church ministry.