The Nations Reaching the Nations–Starting in Your Church - Radical

The Nations Reaching the Nations–Starting in Your Church

In this conversation, Soojin Park, Jairo Namnún, Kori Porter, and David Platt discuss the role of the nations in reaching the nations, and how that changes the way we view different ethnicities in our local churches and the way each disciple of Christ can participate in the Great Commission. This event took place at The Gospel Coalition’s 2023 National Conference in Indianapolis.

David Platt

David Platt serves as a pastor in metro Washington, D.C. He is the founder of Radical.

David received his Ph.D. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and is the author of Don’t Hold Back, Radical, Follow MeCounter CultureSomething Needs to ChangeBefore You Vote, as well as the multiple volumes of the Christ-Centered Exposition Commentary series.

Along with his wife and children, he lives in the Washington, D.C. metro area.

Jairo Namnún

Jairo Namnún is the pastor at Cornerstone Church in Santo Domingo, and the Senior Content Strategist for Radical. He is married to Paty and they have 3 children.

Soojin Park

Soojin Park (MDiv, Reformed Theological Seminary) is the events manager for The Gospel Coalition. She previously served on staff at Christ Central Presbyterian Church in Centreville, Virginia, as director of youth ministry and adult education.

Kori Porter

Kori Porter is founder of Peacemakers Coalition, a nonprofit that seeks to inspire millennials and Gen Zers to pursue justice and peace to help heal our world. She also serves as VP for Faith and Justice Initiatives at the AND Campaign.


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