We are delighted to be able to share videos of the presentations at the Inaugural AT1 gathering that was held in Portland from October 4-6, 2019. The theme of our grace-focused weekend was Christ Challenges Culture. 

Enjoy the videos and please share them with your friends. This marks the start of a new chapter for the progressive Adventist narrative.

Friday Evening, October 4

Dan Linrud

President, Oregon Conference, Gladstone OR

Title: Loving Well

Scripture: 1 John 4:16-21

Dilys Brooks

Associate Chaplain, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA

Title: Dancing With Anger

Scripture: Ephesians 4:20-27

Sabbath Morning, October 5

Jennifer Deans

Pastor, Living Faith Church, Chantilly VA

Title: True Christians

Scripture: John 13:34-35

Karl Haffner

Vice President for Student Experience, Loma Linda University, CA

Title: Lust

Scripture: Matthew 5:27-30

Kendra Haloviak Valentine

Professor of New Testament Studies, La Sierra University’s HMS Richards Divinity School, Riverside, CA

Title: Afraid? No Faith?

Scripture: Mark 4:35-41

Alex Bryan

Mission Identity Executive at Adventist Health, Roseville, CA

Title: Motives

Scripture: Matthew 5:8

Sabbath Afternoon, October 5

Joey Oh

Associate Pastor for Administration at Loma Linda University Church, CA

Title: Us and Them

Scripture: Matthew 12:30

Chris Oberg

Senior Pastor, La Sierra University Church, Riverside, CA

Title: Lifestyle

Scripture: Matthew 5:48

Emily Whitney

Spiritual Discipleship Pastor, Summit Northwest Ministries, Post Falls, ID

Title: Sabbath

Scripture: Mark 2:23-28

John McLarty

Senior Pastor, Green Lake Church. Seattle, WA

Title: Rich Friends of Jesus

Scripture: Luke 8:1-3

Sunday Morning, October 6

Michaela Lawrence Jeffery

Pastor, Athens Church. Athens, GA

Title: Vain Worship

Scripture: Matthew 15:18-20

Don Veverka

Community Relations Manager, Whitman Place, Walla Walla, WA

Title: Grief

Scripture: John 11:18-35

Brenda Billingy

Associate Director, Ministerial Association, North American Division

Title: The Final Exam

Scripture: Matthew 25:34-40

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