“We have one singular goal: to make Jesus known.”
Access concluded Sunday morning with a powerful message from Dr. Drew Flamm, the new president of Grace College & Theological Seminary. He spoke on the outcome of biblical relationships. He emphasized how we are all connected and how we all play a role in fulfilling the Great Commission. He highlighted the gratefulness for grace, the grip of the Spirit, and the gift of the saints. Local Charis churches joined the celebration to worship together as a family.
Prior to the closing celebration, Grace Financial sponsored breakfast. Executive Director Ryan Bowell highlighted their new rebrand as they were formerly known as Grace Brethren Investment Foundation. During the business meeting a financial update was given and later Adam Lennon shared project updates.
Church planters Wade Rininger (St. Petersburg, Fla.), Seth Nash (Ft. Wayne, Ind.), and Phil Sparling (Auburn, Calif.) shared about their church planting process and initiatives. The breakfast concluded with a time of prayer for all the church planters in the room.
The final celebration shared the announcement for Access Conference 2023 in St. Petersburg, Fla.