Nexus 2017 Program

The shape of the day is this:

  • Three addresses in the morning exploring the topic biblically and theologically from Lionel Windsor, 
  • An extended interview with Phillip Jensen
  • Four short talks after lunch from ministry practitioners, reflecting on how the cross shapes ministry in their context
  • A plenary question/panel time
  • A short closing summary address

9:15amDoors Open; Coffee and Registration
10:00amA Biblical Theology of ExileLionel Windsor
11:10amMorning Tea
11:30amLonging for a better country | Genesis 23Chris Braga
12:00pmSeeking the City's Good? | Jeremiah 29 in the light of Biblical TheologyPhil Colgan
12:30pmLunch (provided)
1:30pmMinistry in the Exile today | Extended Interview with Phillip JensenPhillip Jensen & Dominic Steele
2:30pmWhat does it look like? Practitioners reflect on ministry in exileClaire Smith, David Ould, Sophie Norved
3:30pmAfternoon Tea & Networking time
4:15pmPastoral Implications of Ministry in ExileKanishka Raffel
5:00pmQ&A and Summing UpTony Payne
5:30pmConference closes (feel free to stay and organize dinner with friends)

Phil Colgan is the Senior Minister of St George North Anglican Church. 

Chris Braga has been the Senior Minister of Summer Hill Church for the last eight years and is passionate to see the message of the cross of Christ shape his own life and the life of the local church. 

Tony Payne is the CEO of Matthias Media and Director of the Centre for Christian Living at Moore College. He has written or co-written numerous books and ministry resources, and chairs the Nexus conference team.