The Initiative Chicago Luncheon

Friday, February 15, 2019
12:00 Noon
An informal lunch meeting for friends and guests to learn more about unity and mission in Chicago’s Hyde Park community.
Catholic Theological Union
5416 South Cornell Ave.
Chicago, IL 60615
Friday, February 15, 2019
12:00 PM
$15 per person
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The Intiative – Green Lake Conference

Apply to Attend the Inaugural Gathering of The Initiative, June 23-27, 2019


Where Will John Be?

Milwaukee (February 16-20)

Sunday, February 17
11am

Answering Jesus’ Call to Unity
The Library at Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church
2618 N Hackett Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211

John Armstrong enjoyed a successful career as an evangelical preacher and author until a fresh encounter with Scripture disrupted his antagonistic attitude toward other Christians. Join us for an exciting hour as the author of Costly Love and Your Church is Too Small shares his surprising journey.

5 pm

Soup Supper
2540 N Murray Ave.
Milwaukee Wisconsin 53211

Kyle Potter will host an informal discussion on the theme of Radical Hospitality and Movement Building.

Monday, February 18
4pm

Theology Coffee Break
Marquette University, Marquette Hall 105
1217 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53233

Intellectual Hospitality and Christian Unity: Join John Armstrong and Kyle Potter for a discussion about bridge-building among Christians in the Church and academy. Free coffee, soda, and sweet nibbles are on offer. John is most recently the author of Costly Love.

Join us happy hour at Murphy’s Irish Pub afterward.
1613 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53233

Tuesday, February 19
8pm

Jesus + Beer
Dugout 54
5328 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53208

Jesus + Beer is a monthly conversation that welcomes people with strong faith, no faith, and anything in-between.

March 6-13 – Orlando, Florida

March 20-25 – Charlotte, North Carolina

March 31-April 4 – St. Louis, Missouri

April 22-26 – Washington, DC

June 6-11 – Holland, Michigan (General Synod, Reformed Church in America)

June 23-28 – Green Lake, Wisconsin (The Initiative Annual Meeting)

John has various private and local meetings scheduled in these cities and could be available for a personal meeting. It is imperative that you contact him directly if you are interested. Further details of these events and locations will be shared as they are available.