main session speakers
Lead Pastor - Vision & Preaching, C4 Church
Jon Thompson is the Lead Pastor, Vision and Preaching at C4 Church, a multi-site church in the Greater Toronto Area. He has been on staff for more than 20 years. Under Jon’s leadership, C4 is characterized by dynamic Biblical teaching, vibrant worship, creative media, and spiritually powerful times in prayer.
Jon has a Masters of Theological Studies from Tyndale Seminary, Toronto and a Doctorate of Missiology from Fuller Seminary, California. Jon is husband to Joanna and father to three kids - Hannah, Emma, and Noah.
Jon speaks and teaches globally on the convergence of spiritual gifts, spiritual practices, and spiritual experiences in the life of the believer and the local church. His first book, Convergence, is now available along with a group video discussion curriculum.
Pastor - Hope Church Midtown, NYC
Drew Hyun is the Founder and Pastor of Hope Church Midtown (2014), as well as the Founding Pastor of Hope Church NYC (2012), a family of diverse churches in and around NYC.
In 2016, Drew co-founded the New City Network, a network of urban churches that value multi-ethnicity, Spirit-filled ministry, emotional health, and mission. Drew loves cities, ESPN, and naps, and finds it a restful Sabbath when all three come together.
He resides in New York City with his wife Christina and their son David and daughter Avery.
Lead Pastor - Vision & Preaching
Jon has been at C4 Church for 20 years. He speaks globally on the convergence of Spiritual Gifts, Spiritual Disciplines, and Spiritual Experiences in the life of the church and believers.
Lead Pastor - Planning & Implementation
Dave has been at C4 Church for 10 years. He has lead C4 through 5 year strategic plan development, execution, and change management.
Care & Groups Pastor - Former Pastor of Local & Global Engagement
Pastor of Local & Global Engagement
Joanna la Fleur
Director of Communications
Joanna la Fleur has been on the ministry staff at C4 since 2010 and leads the area of Creative Communications.
- Strategic Church Communications
Director of Human Resources
After decades working at IBM, Deborah Earley came out of early retirement to be C4’s Human Resources Director to aid us in leveraging the power of our people on a growing and dynamic team.
friday, june 14th & saturday, June 15th
stepping forward on dry ground