P.S. Many, many thanks to Mark Babikow for filming and editing all the videos!
The fun never ends! Here’s Dr. Null’s presentation from our NYC Conference, which was delivered immediately after Tim Kreider’s. It was quite dramatic:
You may be surprised to hear we’ve gotten more positive feedback on Tim’s talk than almost any other. We unfortunately weren’t able to include the slides from the powerpoint, so a few jokes may lack punchlines (apologies!). Needless to say, he took us out of our comfort zone in a very engaging way.
To read what we’ve written about Tim Kreider over the years, click here.
Alrighty, time for the video of DJ JAZ’s five disco-tastic devotions from the conference. Since they were conceived as a whole, we took the liberty of editing them together in the order in which they were presented, namely: “Presentation”, “Profession”, “Pedigree”, “Predisposition” and “Passion”. Boogie down!
Those interested in the (amazing) music he plays can find more info here.
A highlight, if not the highlight of our recent NYC Conference had to be Francis’ talk from Saturday morning. A true must-watch for anyone interested in speaking/writing/talking about Christianity in a modern context, as well as (what we would like to think are) our animating principles:
NYC Conference video number three here we go, from the inestimable Paul Walker:
Conference videos are ready! Up first is Francis’ talk from Friday evening:
Tomorrow, Mockingbird is hosting its 7th Annual Conference in New York City! The event has come together beautifully, and the full schedule is below. While we always welcome last minute walk-ins, we ask that if you plan to dine with us, you pre-register on the conference website by Monday, 3/31.
Thursday April 3rd
|2:00pm **||Pre-Conference Tour of the MoMA with Dan Siedell (email us at email@example.com to sign up)|
|6:30pm||“Can You See The Real Me?” – David Zahl|
|7:30pm||Dinner (click here for the jaw-dropping menu)|
Saturday April 5th
|9:30am||“The Rationalist Delusion and the Perils of Certainty” – Jonathan Haidt|
|10:15am||“On Not Being C.S. Lewis” – Francis Spufford|
|10:45am **||Q&A with Francis|
|12:30pm||Book Table closes|
This comes from Rev. Deborah Leighton. To view the other conference breakout titles, or to register, click here.
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