Brian McLaren in Melbourne

I was reminded by a comment from Darren that I’ve been meaning to put up the Melbourne dates for Brian McLaren’s visit. Mark Pierson from UrbanSeed, just down the road, is bringing Brian out for a speaking tour in Australia and New Zealand. Brian is an author, thinker and pastor who has become one of the most respected voices of the “emerging church movement”. He will be leading conversations about the emerging shape of mission, the church and Christianity itself in our rapidly changing context. The Melbourne events are as follows:

TUESDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2.30-4pm: Tabor College Seminar 1.
To Register PH: 03 9844 8800 Cost $10

WEDNESDAY 22 FEBRUARY 9.30am -1pm: Rev Up: Whitley Baptist College.
To Register contact Simone Rickerby PH: 03 9340 8100 srickerby@whitley.unimelb.edu.au Cost $25

THURSDAY 23 FEBRUARY 10.30am-12pm: Tabor College Seminar 2.
To Register PH: 03 9844 8800 Cost: $10

THURSDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2.30pm-4pm: Tabor College Seminar 3.
To Register PH: 03 9844 8800 Cost: $10

THURSDAY 23 FEBRUARY 7.30pm: Postcards From the Edge.
To Register Must RSVP: kim@forge.org.au Cost: $15/10

 

Brian’s books include the trilogy, A New Kind of Christian, The Story We Find Ourselves In and  The Last Word and the Word After That; and A Generous Orthodoxy:  Why I Am a Missional, Evangelical, Post/Protestant, Liberal/Conservative, Mystical/Poetic, Biblical, Charismatic/Contemplative, Fundamentalist/Calvinist, Anabaptist/Anglican, Methodist, Catholic, Green, Incarnational, Depressed- yet-Hopeful, Emergent, Unfinished CHRISTIAN.

Brian’s latest book is The Secret Message of Jesus (Word, 2006), an exploration of the kingdom of God in the teachings of Jesus.