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July 6, 2017

Gospel of the Kingdom Summer Conference

New York City


Cultivating Spirtual Power for the Miraculous by Ken Fish

Ken Fish is an honors graduate of Princeton University. He has also earned an MDiv from Fuller Theological Seminary and an MBA from UCLA's Anderson Graduate School of Management. Formerly a colleague of John Wimber, the late leader of the Vineyard Movement, Ken brings more than 30 years of academic study and practical experience in this discipline. 

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May 2, 2017

2017 Nexus Highlights

The Christian Union Conference on Faith and Action 2017 gathered together 300 undergraduates from select universities for a weekend of inspiring speakers, thought-provoking panels, in-depth seminars, and powerful worship. The following are the plenary messages that amplified the theme, drawn from Hebrews 4:16: "Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need."

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March 16, 2017

Reading the World

Politics and the Science of Interpretation

hancockJoin us at the CU New York April Salon for an evening with Dr. Christopher Hancock on the need for Christians to read the world carefully in light of Scripture. The Very Rev'd Dr. Christopher Hancock is Chairman of Oxford House Research.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
7 – 9 pm
Admission is free, but RSVP is required

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February 20, 2017

The Challenge & Opportunity of Gene Editing

Scientific and Ethical Considerations

Stanford University Medical School professor Dr. William Hurlbut was the featured speaker at Christian Union New York's Forum on February 7, 2017.

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January 20, 2017

Gospel of the Kingdom Winter 2017 Events

Sunday, January 29 & Saturday, February 4, 2017

Jesus Christ inaugurated the kingdom of God 2,000 years ago with the intention that it would fill the earth through the help of His followers. Come learn about the nature of His kingdom, which involves ethics, a particular mindset and lifestyle as well as the release of authority and power in surprising and effectual ways.

Sunday, January 29 // 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Saturday, February 4 // 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Both event dates are free but registration is required. One registration provides entry into both events.

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September 20, 2016

Dallas 2016 Benefit Event

You are Cordially Invited!
Enjoy a wonderful dinner and forge new friendships as you help celebrate what God is doing to invigorate godly influence in the United States.

Discover how you can bless America with leaders that love God wholeheartedly.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Dallas Country Club
4155 Mockingbird Lane

Reception 5:30 pm
Dinner 6:30 pm

Cocktail/business attire. 

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July 6, 2016

Christian Union New York Gospel of the Kingdom Event

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May 5, 2016

New York City Christian Union Gospel of the Kingdom Conference May 2016

A conference spanning three evenings: May 24, 25 and 26, 2016.

Full transcripts and recordings of this conference are now available > 

Doors open at 6:00 pm.
Sessions begin 6:30 pm sharp and end at 9:30 pm

You must arrive by 6:20pm to guarantee your reserved seat. Space is limited, advance registration recommended. 

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February 17, 2016

Nexus 2016: The Christian Union Congress on Faith and Action

A Conference for Undergraduate Students

Equipping students to change culture through inspiring speakers, vocational panels, in-depth seminars, and dynamic worship.

April 1-3, 2016

Omni New Haven Hotel
New Haven, Connecticut

Students from Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Penn, Princeton, and Yale are invited to attend a life-changing weekend of dynamic worship and world-class speakers.

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February 3, 2016

Christian Union New York Salon in February

The Mark of the Maker: The Musical Soul, an evening with Seth Ward

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
7 – 9 pm
Admission is free, but RSVP is required

Dr. Seth Ward, Music Director at Central Presbyterian Church in Manhattan is the featured speaker at New York City Christian Union's February salon, discussing our artistic and musical nature.

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January 22, 2016

Watch "Spiritual Freedom"

New York City Christian Union Forum Speaker Dr. Robert Louis Wilken

January 19, 2016, Dr. Robert Louis Wilken, Professor Emeritus of the University of Virginia and prolific author, addressed the topic of Spiritual Freedom.

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December 21, 2015

NYCU's Upcoming Forum on Spiritual Freedom

Freedom Nourished From Within

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
7:00 – 9:00 p.m
Admission is free, but space is limited, RSVP required.

Dr.-Robert-Louis-WilkenDr. Robert Louis Wilken, Professor Emeritus of the University of Virginia and prolific author, is the featured speaker at the January 2016 New York City Christian Union Forum.

Dr. Wilken has spent decades researching and writing on the history of Christianity, Christian thought and how these have shaped the world. Please join us for an intellectually rich evening of ideas and conversation.

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December 14, 2015

Sitting Down with Pat Gelsinger, VMware CEO

Advice & Inspiration from a Tech Leader

In December 2015, Christian Union presented the Christian Leader of the Year Award to a pioneer in the technology sector, Pat Gelsinger.

Gelsinger has made extraordinary contributions to his field, and his accomplishments are ones that affect many. But the ministry is especially pleased to commend his example as a faithful Christian leader.

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April 27, 2015

May Salon with Dr. Joseph Loconte

Tolkien, Lewis and the Great War

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
7 – 9 pm
Admission is free, but RSVP is required

Unlike a generation of young writers who lost faith in the God of the Bible, Tolkien and Lewis produced epic stories infused with the themes of guilt and grace, sorrow and consolation. Giving an unabashedly Christian vision of hope in a world tortured by doubt and disillusionment, the two writers created works that changed the course of literature and shaped the faith of millions. Join us for an evening of exploration of this idea and the implications this has on faith today.

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March 2, 2015

March Salon: Training for Transformation

Receiving and Releasing God's Love Through Spiritual Gifts

Thursday, March 19, 2015
7 – 9 pm
Admission is free, but RSVP is required

An evening with Quincy "Wolfgang" Watkins on the topic and practice of spiritual gifts.How do we understand these gifts in the 21st century church? What are the practical aspects? There will also be a time of prophetic ministry toward and for those who desire it.

7:00-7:30 Wine and cheese reception
7:30-9:00 Talk and discussion

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February 20, 2015

April Forum with Dr. David R. Young

Dimensions of Power

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
7:00 – 9:00 p.m
Admission is free but RSVP is required.

Dr. David R. Young, Founder and Chairman of Oxford Analytica, is the featured speaker at New York City Christian Union's April forum. He will speak on "The Dimensions of Power" - and the battles we face on individual, organizational and national levels. 

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December 15, 2014

January Forum with Os Guinness

The Power of the Gospel...

os-guinness-articleTuesday, January 13, 2015
7:00 – 9:00 p.m
Admission is free but RSVP is required. 

Dr. Os Guinness, Author and Social Critic will give a talk entitled: "Renaissance: The Power of the Gospel However Dark the Times"
Can we really change the world? In a culture increasingly secular Christians alternate between passive pessimism and aggressive triumphalism. The 21st century church finds itself challenged with living faithfully and redemptively in a world increasingly at odds with faith.

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December 15, 2014

NYCU Salon with Dr. Gordon Isaac

Bonhoeffer on Community: Its Problems and Promise

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
7:00 – 9:00 p.m
Admission is free but RSVP is required.

Dr. Gordon Isaac, Berkshire Associate Professor at Gordon-Conwell Seminary addresses the topic: Bonhoeffer on Community: Its Problems and Promise. Bonhoeffer takes up the question of community throughout his career from his dissertation, Sanctorum Communio, to his last written messages from prison. The young theologian seeks to understand the nature of the church as "Christ existing as community." In this salon we will follow this provocative concept in Bonhoeffer's thinking through several of his major writings in order to deepen our own reflection on the nature of Christian community for today.

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October 18, 2013

Debating the Goodness of God

Leadership Development Ministry Co-Hosts Event with Harvard Humanists, Atheists, and Agnostics

Students of various faith backgrounds (and no faith backgrounds) gathered in Harvard's Science Center's Auditorium B on the first Sunday after the start of classes for a debate on the topic, "Can the Christian God Be Good in Light of the Suffering in the World?"

For the second consecutive year, Harvard College Faith and Action (HCFA) and Harvard Community Humanists, Atheists, and Agnostics (HCHAA) co-hosted a debate. HCFA is a leadership development ministry supported and resourced by Christian Union.

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November 5, 2012

Join the Movement to Transform New York City

Your spiritual vitality is a matter of national importance.

That may sound dramatic, but consider the reality – our culture is shaped by the daily decisions of industry leaders who either embrace secular values outright, or by believers who may not know how to integrate their faith and their profession, and so tacitly promote secular values.

Let's take stock: How well are you equipped to bring your Christian faith and values into your profession and spheres of influence?

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