Stories from the Road
Presented From: Jul 22, 2007 To: Aug 12, 2007
Four dynamic preachers make Resurrection their "destination" this summer. This is a unique opportunity to hear these renowned speakers and leaders as they share their stories.
Rudy Rasmus - For 15 years, this urban prophet and his wife Juanita have led Houston's St. John's United Methodist Church. Beginning with 9 existing members, St. John has grown to over 9,000 members, and 3,000 of the total either are or were formerly homeless. His ministry is transforming the spiritual landscape and the face of poverty in downtown Houston.
Jason Gant - Resurrection's Director of Student Ministries is passionate about student leadership, creative worship experiences and reaching young people. Since coming to Resurrection from Orlando in January 2006, Jason has helped develop one of the premier student ministries in the country, impacting more than 800 students each week.
Billy Abraham - This Irishman is a professor at Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Educated in Belfast, Ashbury Theological Seminary and Oxford, Billy has served as a Methodist minister in Ireland and authored books and articles on philosophy, theology and evangelism.
Jessica Moffatt Seay - The Senior Pastor of First United Methodist Church in Bixby, Oklahoma, Jessica has helped the congregation launch diverse "hand-on" ministies beyond the walls of the church, and was recently appointed to the Tulsa Mayor's Commission on the Status of Women, organized to address issues of poverty, health and legislation for Tulsa women.