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Great video highlighting #ccdaDETROIT

Great video highlighting #ccdaDETROIT

We anticipate another life-giving gathering in 2017. Each year, conference speakers, workshops, site visits and conversations with like-minded people cultivate an environment where attendees are inspired and retooled. We hope to facilitate a safe place for honest conversation, thoughtful engagement, worship, and rest among a group of truly diverse attendees. We are grateful for the […]

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Register today for #ccdaDetroit

We are thrilled the CCDA National Conference will be hosted in Detroit, October 4–7, 2017.  Resilience is the ability to bounce back from life and ministry’s extraordinary challenges, and is grounded in life-giving relationships. How are the followers of Jesus to grow in the resilience needed to sustain a call to practice Christian Community Development? […]

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Hope and expectation

I just returned from a one day trip to Detroit where we began to solidify our host committee planning with local leaders in anticipation of our national conference in October of 2017. While there’s great excitement for next year, I want to take a moment to reflect on the Camino and the 2016 national conference […]

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2017 National Conference Detroit

We are thrilled the CCDA National Conference will be hosted in Detroit, October 4–7, 2017. The people of Detroit are resilient. We consistently see the hardships of the city through the media, but we also know there are many gifts and assets in the city of Detroit. God is doing a good work, and we […]

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New to CCDA? Check out these workshops

While our National Conference is a reunion for many, we also recognize that it is a first-time experience for a good deal of you. We try to provide a wide array of workshops that are relevant and applicable for practitioners at every level of experience, and we recognize that your first experience of CCDA’s conference […]

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Worship in LA

Los Angeles is a city of nations. Aside from the fact that the white community is not the majority and Latinos make up almost half of the population, did you know that global communities of Chinese, Filipinos, Koreans, Armenians, and Syrians, among others, significantly influence the culture of LA?

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Cohort leaders to facilitate workshops in LA

In the midst of the incredible 80+ workshops scheduled, we wanted to highlight the workshops being taught by some of our Cohort leaders. Our Leadership Cohort members are experienced and respected practitioners and leaders in their communities––we’re so pleased to have their voices in our workshop lineup. Through the Cohort experience, our hope is that […]

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Speaker: Noel Castellanos

    Noel Castellanos Noel has worked in full-time ministry in urban Latino communities since 1982. He has served in youth ministry, church planting, advocacy and community development in San Francisco, San José, and Chicago. After serving on the Board of the Christian Community Development Association for many years, he established the CCDA Institute, which […]

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Speaker: Daniel Hill

    Daniel Hill Daniel Hill is the author of 10:10: Life to the Fullest and the upcoming White Awake. He is the Founding/Senior Pastor of River City Community Church, located in the Humboldt Park neighborhood of Chicago. Prior to starting River City, Daniel launched a in the 90’s before serving 5 years on […]

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