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Alpha Workplace Conference SPARKs a New Marketplace Missions Movement

Approximately 500 participants from 50 industries and 18 districts of Hong Kong gathered at the SPARK Alpha Workplace Conference on July 14-15 at EFCC Kong Fok Church. SPARK is a movement that gathers, empowers, and releases every Christian to bring God’s kingdom into the marketplace. Pastors Luncheon: Connecting Church Leaders with Frontline Marketplace Leaders In order to better mobilize churches to embrace the vision of marketplace missions, Alpha HK hosted the “SPARK Pastors Luncheon” especially for church leaders on July 11, with 58 pastors/leaders from 30 churches joining. Three seasoned marketplace leaders shared what God has been doing to transform lives and communities through their ministry in the workplace, as well as the challenges and difficulties they face. The pastors/leaders then discussed in groups what each of their churches could do to serve and transform the marketplace for God. In the end, all of them prayed for the three marketplace leaders and commissioned them to be carriers of His Kingdom into the workplace. After the Luncheon, more than half of the pastors/leaders expressed interest in visiting district SPARK groups to know more about workplace ministry on the frontlines. Conference Keynotes: Workplace Christians recognizing their identity as “Mighty Warriors” and “Sons” …

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SPARK Alpha Workplace Conference 2017 【Register】

什麼是SPARK? SPARK 作為一場職場宣教運動,渴望連結在職場和教會的領袖,一起構思如何同心將神的國度帶到職場當中。 為何舉辦SPARK特會? ‘SPARK 特會’ 的目的就是要燃起我們的職場宣教之火,透過連結心志相同的朋友、賦予簡單而有效的工具,在神所安排我們生活的各處 , 動員大家引發復興和轉化。   What is SPARK? SPARK is a movement that gathers, empowers, and releases every Christian to bring God’s kingdom into the marketplace. Why the SPARK Conference? The SPARK Conference is designed to ignite the fire in our hearts for marketplace missions by connecting us with like-minded people, equipping us with simple & effective tools, and mobilising us to SPARK revival & transformation wherever God has placed us. 主講嘉賓 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS 黃元山先生 香港中文大學全球政治經濟社會科學碩士課程客席講師 黃元山先生畢業於芝加哥大學經濟學系,後考獲美國耶魯大學國際關係所東亞研究碩士學位。畢業後他先後在多家國際金融機構工作,其中包括在瑞銀(UBS)倫敦總部任執行董事和在英國蘇格蘭皇家銀行(RBS)任職董事總經理。 黃先生出任的香港特區政府公職包括金融發展局小組成員、可持續發展委員會小組增選成員、禁毒基金投資小組委員會委員。其他社會公職包括環保組織“Clean Air Network”(健康空氣行動)董事局主席、公益金預算及分配委員會副主席等,亦是中文大學全球政治經濟社會科學碩士課程客席講師。 Mr. Stephen Wong Lecturer of MSSc in Global Political Economy of The Chinese University of Hong Kong Mr. Stephen Wong received a B.A. Degree in Economics from the University of Chicago, and an M.A. Degree in East Asian Studies from Yale University. Since then, he worked for a number of global financial institutions, including as an Executive Director in UBS (London) and a Managing Director at RBS. Mr. Wong’s public service includes various advisory roles appointed by the Hong Kong Government, including Committee Member of the Financial Services Development Council, Sub-committee Co-opt Member of the Sustainable Development Council, and Member of Investment Committee of the Beat Drugs Fund. Mr. Wong is also active in community …