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The Gathering 22: Belfast – Leaders’ Day

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The Gathering 22: Belfast – Leaders’ Day
  • About
  • Contributors
  • Location
  • FAQs
  • Programme

Contributors

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Maria Fagré
National director for 24-7 Sweden
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Maria Fagré

National director for 24-7 Sweden

Maria leads the work of 24-7 Sweden. She lives in a small village outside of Örebro in Sweden with her husband Daniel and two teenage daughters Jonie and Noelle. She’s part of Eklesia house church network, which she and her husband planted together with some friends back in 2009. Eklesia is part of the 24-7 prayer family since 2021.

Maria is also a worship leader, singer/songwriter and party band singer. She enjoys renovation and interior design and runs a small furniture carpentry on the side together with her husband.Maria loves kingdom pioneering, the beauty of creativity, travelling adventures with her family and eating crisps in bed on her days off..

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Mark Sayers
Senior Leader of Red Church, Melbourne
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Mark Sayers

Senior Leader of Red Church, Melbourne

Mark is the senior leader of Red Church in Melbourne, Australia. He is passionate about spiritual renewal and the future of the church. Mark is the author of a number of books including Strange Days, Reappearing Church and A Non-Anxious Presence. Mark lives in Melbourne with his wife, Trudi, his daughter, Grace, and twin boys, Hudson and Billy.

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Lisa Koons
National Prayer Director 24-7 Prayer USA
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Lisa Koons

National Prayer Director 24-7 Prayer USA

Lisa is the National Prayer Director for 24-7 Prayer USA. She helps lead teams & launch initiatives that equip people to talk & walk with God & do good in the world. Lisa lives as an urban missionary mobilizing prayer, mission & justice, efforting the work of diversity, & is a spiritual director to faith leaders around the globe.

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Joanna Callender
Head of Communications, 24-7 Prayer International
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Joanna Callender

Head of Communications, 24-7 Prayer International

Joanna leads 24-7 Prayer’s International Comms team. She first encountered 24-7 Prayer in a central Belfast Prayer Room as a teenager and now loves helping individuals and communities to delve deeper in prayer each day. Joanna is passionate about pretty much everything, but especially good food, coffee and building community.

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Pete Greig
Founder of 24-7 Prayer
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Pete Greig

Founder of 24-7 Prayer

Pete is a best-selling author, pastor and bewildered instigator of the 24-7 Prayer movement which has reached more than half the nations on earth. He is also the Senior Pastor of Emmaus Rd, Guildford, England, an Ambassador for the NGO Tearfund, and teaches at St Mellitus Theological College in London. For 7 years Pete served with the senior leadership team at HTB and Alpha International. Pete's publications include 'Red Moon Rising', 'God on Mute', ‘The Prayer Course’, and 'Dirty Glory'. He loves art galleries, live music and knocking down walls.

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Carla Harding
Director for 24-7 Prayer GB
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Carla Harding

Director for 24-7 Prayer GB

Carla leads on the work and growth of 24-7 Prayer across Great Britain. She is also part of the Lectio 365 team, helping tens of thousands of people to pray and meditate on the Bible every day. Her life was hijacked by God in 1999 during a two hour stint in the first ever 24-7 Prayer Room

Carla loves prayer and worship, friends and food, a well told story and a challenge to get her teeth into. In her spare time, Carla is an active member of Revelation Family Church, a 24-7 Prayer Community. She lives in Chichester, UK with her husband Steve and their children Jackson and Eloise.

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Brian Heasley
Interim International Team Leader, 24-7 Prayer
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Brian Heasley

Interim International Team Leader, 24-7 Prayer

Brian Heasley is the International Prayer Director for 24-7 Prayer, and is part of 24-7’s international management team. Brian also works at at Lambeth Palace as International Ecumenical Lead for Thy Kingdom Come.

Before this, Brian and his wife Tracy pioneered the work of 24-7 Prayer in Ibiza, Spain, where they developed rhythms of prayer and mission. Brian’s book, Gatecrashing, tells the story of 24-7 Prayer in Ibiza. He is a gifted and passionate communicator with a real heart for prayer, mission and justice. Brian is originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland, and now lives in England. Brian and Tracy have two adult sons

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Becca Jupp
Leader of Arun Church
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Becca Jupp

Leader of Arun Church

Becca leads Arun Church and is passionate about seeing people grow in faith. She is married to Tim and they have four grown children.

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Roger Ellis
Director of the 24 - 7 Prayer Communities Network
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Roger Ellis

Director of the 24 - 7 Prayer Communities Network

Roger works to oversee the different churches and communities who form the 24-7 Boiler Room Network. He is also responsible for 24-7’s leadership pathway. Roger is an entrepreneurial leader and mentor, who is also on the board of Westminster Theological Centre and a leader in Revelation Family Church, Chichester. He’s married to Maggie and they have two adult children

Travel

Arriving by plane …

The Assembly Buildings Conference Centre is in the heart of Belfast City. Belfast City Airport is 3 miles from the Conference Centre and Belfast International Airport 19 miles. Journey time is approximately 20 and 40 minutes respectively from the Airports to Belfast City Centre. Airport Shuttles / Private Taxis operate between the Airports and Belfast City Centre and both airports have a range of Hire Car providers. The Airports are served on a regular basis from all major UK airports. International travellers can fly to Dublin or London and transfer to Belfast by rail, ferry or plane.

Within 2 minutes walk of the Assembly Buildings Conference Centre are the following Hotels, Car Parking and Transport Hub.

Somewhere to stay …

In Belfast City there are currently 9000 hotel bedrooms provided by hotels within every budget. Within 2 minutes walking distance of the Assembly Building Conference Centre is Jurys Inn, The Fitzwilliam Hotel, The Europa Hotel and Ten Square Hotel.

The 24-7 Team will be staying in the Ramada by Wyndham Hotel if you’d like to join us.

Parking your ride …

The Great Northern Car Park is within 2 minutes walk of the Assembly Buildings Conference Centre.

Arriving by train or bus …

The Europa Train and Bus Centre serves all locations in Northern Ireland and Dublin City and is beside the Europa Hotel.

Venues

This year’s gathering is situated in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
The conference will be taking place at:

Assembly Buildings Conference Centre

Address: 2-10 Fisherwick Pl, Belfast BT1 6DW

 

FAQs

Where is the event this year?

Assembly Buildings Conference Centre Address: 2-10 Fisherwick Pl, Belfast BT1 6DW (View Map)

How do I watch it online?

The Leaders Day and the Gathering will be Live Streamed through the 24-7 Prayer Gathering website. Details of how to access this will be available closer to the time. Please book your Online ticket to ensure you receive the correct details.

If you have any further questions please contact us.

 

Programme

Day 1

Wednesday

26 October

Day 2

Thursday

27 October

Wednesday

1:00pm - 2.30pm GMT

Registration

Venue: Assembly Buildings Conference Centre

2:30pm - 4.00pm GMT

Main Session One

Venue: Conference Room

Pete Greig: Reconnecting

Pete Greig

Pete Greig

Founder of 24-7 Prayer

4.10pm - 5.30pm GMT

Main Session Two

Venue: Conference Room

Mark Sayers: Leading in the grey zone

Mark Sayers

Mark Sayers

Senior Leader of Red Church, Melbourne

5.45pm - 6.45pm GMT

Main Session Three

Venue: Conference Room

Lisa Koons: The leaders journey in race and diversity

6.45pm - 7.30pm GMT

Worship and Encounter

Venue: Conference Room

9.00am - 10.15am GMT

Extended Worship

Venue: Conference Room

Maria Fagré

Maria Fagré

National director for 24-7 Sweden

10.15am - 11.15am GMT

Main Session Four

Venue: Conference Room

Roger Ellis and Joanna Callender: The gospel as a story, telling our story

Joanna Callender

Joanna Callender

Head of Communications, 24-7 Prayer International

Roger Ellis

Roger Ellis

Director of the 24 - 7 Prayer Communities Network

11.45am - 12.30am GMT

Main Session Five

Venue: Conference Room

Mark Sayers

Mark Sayers

Senior Leader of Red Church, Melbourne

About

We’re back! And we are so excited to be joining together as a global 24-7 Prayer family to gather, pray, worship and learn together after too long apart.

After two online events we are gathering in-person in Belfast later this year. The Gathering will be running from 27 – 30 October, but you’re invited to join us for exclusive leaders’ content on Wednesday 26 October.

We’ll be gathering as key leaders from the global 24-7 Prayer network to share stories, learn and grow together, so book your tickets now (please note spaces are limited and the Leaders’ Day is invite only).

You’ll be excited to know we will also be live-streaming parts of the event, watch this space – live-stream tickets coming soon!

See you in October.

Ticket options

Leaders Day Full Event Adult (Early Bird)
£130.00
154 Remaining
This ticket allows access to the leaders day and the Gathering. Please note tickets do not include food or accommodation.

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Refunds

You have a period of 14 (fourteen) working days in which you may cancel your booking, starting from the day after the day you receive the email acknowledgement of event tickets. Working days means that Saturdays, Sundays or public holidays are not included in this period. Email events@24-7prayer.com

The Gathering 22: Belfast – Leaders’ Day

Wednesday 26 - Sunday 30 October 2022
Belfast, UK