In an effort to take the Good News to the last 3,000 unreached tribes, Saddleback hosted over 500 people during the Finishing the Task Conference December 6-8. Now in its third consecutive year at the Lake Forest campus, the event brought together a global network of local churches, denominations, church planters, mission agencies, and organizational leaders committed to reaching Unengaged, Unreached People Groups (UUPGs).
By partnering together, they moved closer toward fulfilling the Great Commission through church-planting initiatives and sharing the Good News around the world. The conference was attended by three groups: church or organizational leaders wanting to send people on mission; resource providers raising finances or training tools; and mission mobilizers promoting the engagement of UUPGs through building awareness.
According to Jesse Stedman, PD/PEACE Global Events Coordinator, “It was incredible to see the collaboration between pastors and organizations. On the last day of the conference, people stood and talked about what steps they are taking in their commitment to engage the unengaged.”
Event highlights included insight from keynote speakers Francis Chan, Paul Eshleman, David Garrison, and Pastor Rick. Encouraging news and statistics were shared on progress made since…Continue Reading