FESTIVAL ONE 2019 SEMINARS

CHAD M. JOHNSON

CHAD M. JOHNSON

SUNDAY AND MONDAY MORNING SESSIONS

Sunday and Monday morning session with Chad M. Johnson. We love Chad! All the way from Arizona, Chad brought his heart and testimony for the youth of New Zealand

JEREMY KYLE

JEREMY KYLE

BREAKING INTO THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES

Wondering what the pro's and cons of the art world are? How to work with international clients? How to get clients? How to create that Social Media Presence??? How to be a guy-boss, girl-boss, own boss? Jeremy shares from his experiences, lessons learnt and the attitude to have! 

JEREMY KYLE

JEREMY KYLE

DREAMING THE IMPOSSIBLE

God with you at work. Jeremy's story of how God opened up doors for him in the international art world.

TE WAKA, PETRA & RITANE

TE WAKA, PETRA & RITANE

Te Waka McLeod, Petra Bagust, Ritane Wallace - Q&A

IN THE BONDS OF LOVE WE MEET, WHO IS "WE"? If you’ve ever asked yourself why this conversation between Māori and Pākeha still exists, or struggled to understand why this should be important to the church, then this session is for you. Hosted by Te Waka McLeod. Hear from our Maori and non-Maori panellists.

MATT HAKIAHA

MATT HAKIAHA

GRACE AND NOT RACE

Galatians 3:28-29 Grace and Not Race. Race, rank and sex. There is neither Jew nor Gentile, Slave nor Free, Male nor Female.

SONNY KARENA

SONNY KARENA

TANGATAWHENUA AND GOD

The Kaumatua of Ngati Haua. Sonny has been researching and telling stories of tribal histories for over 30 years in the wider Waikato region. Listen to his seminar about Tangatawhenua and God.

CHRIS & KATIE

CHRIS & KATIE

GOD & THE ADDICT

A father and daughter share their family’s story of lives turned upside down by addiction and alcoholism, their experience of the miracle of recovery and God’s place in their healing.

​IF GOD LOVES ME WHY CAN'T I GET OUT OF BED?​​​​

God upholds all Creation in a wonderful whole - but how does He uphold you when it hurts? He promises peace, but how do I hold on to Peace Now, when life is far from perfect? How do we maintain a life giving faith, and a life giving community, in the middle of difficulties?

A VISION FOR THE WORLD

Poverty, environmental crisis, human rights abuses - there's so much to work on and set right in the world that it’s easy to feel overwhelmed or that its hopeless.   How can we be part of bringing wholeness out of brokenness - to the world, without burning out or succumbing to despair?

ACTION SPORTS PANEL OF EXTREME GUESTS

Hear from our panel of guests who have lived out their faith through a variety of different actions sports, including Skateboarding, Surfing and Motor Cross.

FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT

How my journey of photography restored my faith.

Brook Turner is an Amateur Photographer based in Auckland New Zealand. His photography focuses on capturing and presenting our common and unique humanity.

TAKING A RISK

What are our young people searching for? How we engage with young people using the risk taking sport of dirt bike riding.

COFFEE HAS LANDED

Building on last year's talk about sourcing direct trade coffee from Uganda, Jacob shares about the Ugandan/New Zealand partnership, and what it will mean for the region of Kanungu, West Uganda.

SEEKING SHALOM

What do you do when God disappears? Christina went to Israel and walked in the footsteps of Jesus. Listen to her discoveries of joy and a faith made new.

PURSUING PEACE IN A POLARISED WORLD

At the heart of the Scriptures is a deep call for peace on earth. What does this peace look like in the frenzy of life today? 

SPORTS AND SPIRITUALITY

Wholeness of being. Right relationship with God, creation, and oneself. For an athlete, shalom is an extraordinary promise. To be healthy in both body and mind, perform to the best of your ability, and be at peace with people and place is the dream. Yet every athlete has experienced hardship, battle and pain. So can shalom in a competitive world be more than a dream?

TAKING BUSINESS GLOBAL

A former elite triathlete champion with a third ranking in the ITU world triathlete rankings and co-founder of 2XU, the global high-performance sportswear brand come high-fashion-must-have. Jamie speaks from the experience of racing as a professional athlete and taking that love of sport to owning and developing 2XU into a global brand and spiritual lessons learnt along the way.