Impact13 National Conference! December 28, 2013-January 1, 2014
Impact13 was the 13th national conference of The Impact Movement and took place in Atlanta, GA at the Marriott Marquis Hotel.
Speakers featured included Erin R. Burton, Dr. Charles Gilmer, Timotheus Pope, Pastor Brian Edmonds, Pastor John Jenkins and Pastor E. Dewey Smith.
Music artists included Sho Baraka, Leah Smith, Level 3:16 and Canon.
The conference theme was “Break Free,” based on Galatians 5:11: “Christ has set us free to live a free life. So take your stand! Never again let anyone put a harness of slavery on you.” (The Message Translation)
The conference featured 6 plenary sessions, 41seminars, an opportunities fair, a special breakout sessions for males and females called “Brotha to Brotha” and “Sista to Sista,” and community service time during our Day of Outreach on December 31st. Conferees went out into the local Atlanta community, partnering with local churches and brought boxes of food and the gospel of Jesus Christ to residents in the city.
Notable seminars included:
- Friend, Future Mate or Current Boo?
- Is The Bible Relevant?
- Jesus Talks About Sex
- White Man’s Religion?
- Success in College with Less Stress
- Alive & Free: Christians’ Response to Violence and Mass Incarceration
- Breaking Free of Debt
During the Day of Outreach our conferees had 1037 spiritual conversations, 336 people heard the complete gospel of Jesus Christ, 78 people received Jesus Christ as their personal savior, 43 people re-dedicated their lives to Christ and 210 indicated their commitment to follow up with a local church in their area.
We rejoice in all that God did in our lives and how he changes the lives of hundreds during this four day event. To join our mailing list and get the details for our next event, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.