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Saturday,March 19, 2022
Gateway Christian Church

1951 Des Peres Rd, St. Louis, MO 63131

Our 4th Annual gathering for everyone in our city who has a heart for racial reconciliation. We will break bread together while celebrating the achievements of the past year, cast a vision for the future, and recognize some awesome people who have worked to bring racial unity in our region. 

 

Dress is semi-formal, and the atmosphere will be one of celebration!  

 

Our keynote speaker is Chris Beard, Author of "Remarkable - The Diversely United, Blood-Bought Church of Jesus Christ" and Lead Pastor of Peoples Church Cincinnati.

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Chris Beard

Pastor, speaker, and author Chris Beard will give the keynote address for the evening.  As lead pastor of Peoples Church Cincinnati since 2001, Chris and his wife Jan, have transitioned the church from a 98% homogeneous White church to one that is now 50% White, 25% African American and 25% international with over 30 countries represented.  All while growing the church's attendance and influence in the city and nationally.  In 2020 he published "Remarkable - The Diversely United, Blood-Bought Church of Jesus Christ", which recounts his experience leading Peoples Church, the theology of racial reconciliation, and its practical application for the Christian life.