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Organic Church Urban Strategies Panel - Carlos Borges, Clive Craigen, Robert Caldwell & Jared Looney


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An insightful discussion by this panel of practitioners in the largest citys in the USA - Chicago, NYC and Columbus. Organic Church is a part of the fabric of how Jesus is reaching our cities. Learn together with them in this workshop discussion urban strategies. 

Length: 1 hour 37 minutes. (Originally recorded onto 2 CDs & sold for $10)

c borges

Carlos Borges is an Algebra teacher in the Chicago Public Schools system. He is a witness for Christ in his classroom and has led several of his students to the Lord. This has led to two organic churches in the inner city neighborhood of Humboldt Park. Carlos and his wife Diana live and minister in this community with their three children: Elissa, Jaden, and Joshua. Currently, he is increasing his pedagogical practice with his students by pursuing a Master's Degree in teaching English as a second language.

r caldwell

Robert L. Caldwell, Jr. has over twenty-five years of social service experience. He is the founder or co-founder of several different social and human service initiatives including; The Faith Based Partnership Initiative, an innovative community development effort seeking faith-based solutions to the problems faced by the urban poor, and Break Dividing Walls, a series of workshops and learning experiences that address the issue of ethnic, racial, and economic bias in America. Robert, his wife Michelle and their children Caleb, Gabriel, Gabriella, and Charis are currently living and working in the Weinland Park Neighborhood (Columbus, OH), a low-income neighborhood south of the Ohio State University Campus area, where they are pioneering a multi-racial multi-ethnic community of faith called Mosaic.

c craigen

Clive Craigen has over 17 years of urban ministry experience. He worked with youth and managed a youth center at Inner City Impact and was involved in church planting with Grace Brethren North American Missions for 6 years in Chicago. He is currently on faculty at Moody Bible Institute teaching urban ministry and also involved in organic church. Clive, his wife Randi and their children Claire, Emma, Zeb and Trinity currently live in the Chatham neighborhood on the south side of Chicago.

j looney

Jared Looney was raised in a cross-cultural environment, and he has been involved in evangelism among the urban poor in such cities as Memphis, Houston, and New York City. Serving as a youth worker and as a church planter, Jared has lived in diverse urban neighborhoods and has experience working with program-oriented, cell-based, and organic church plants. Since 2001, Jared has been living and working in the Bronx (New York City) with his wife, Hylma, and daughter, Adalia, where they have planted Bronx Fellowship, an organic church network, and helped develop MetroSoul. Metro- Soul is a team of organic church planters who are sharing together in the discovery of God's mission in the city. Jared has earned theological degrees from Abilene Christian University and Houston Graduate School of Theology. He is currently enrolled in a doctoral program at Fuller School of Intercultural Studies and is pursuing a research project of organic church networks in the global city context.

Note: This workshop was recorded live in the moment with only the main speakers having microphones. Please be understanding of the limitations of recording a live workshop.

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