Chicago – January 22, 2020
Total Living Network (TLN) announced that in agreement with Moody Bible Institute (MBI), it will produce and air the evening sessions of Founders Week 2020 LIVE February 4-7.
This will be TLN’s sixth year of partnership with MBI on Founders Week and the first year that the network will broadcast the programs LIVE from Moody’s downtown Chicago campus. This year’s conference theme is “For Such a Time as This,” based on the book of Esther.
“We’re excited to make this opportunity for spiritual renewal available as it happens LIVE to audiences on television and the internet. Founder’s Week is the oldest and largest free Bible conference in the country. This year’s partnership creates a rare opportunity for people to participate, learn and be inspired from anywhere in the world,” said TLN President/CEO Debra Fraser.
The schedule for TLN’s LIVE broadcasts for Founders Week 2020 is as follows:
Tuesday February 4 – Dr. Crawford Loritts serves as the senior pastor at Fellowship Baptist Church in Roswell, GA and has been a featured speaker at Super Bowls, NCAA Final Four Chapel and around the world. He hosts two radio programs distributed by Moody Radio, Living a Legacy and Legacy Moments. Dr. Loritts’ most recent book is Your Marriage Today … and Tomorrow, co-authored with his wife, Karen.
Wednesday, February 5 – D.A. Horton serves as pastor of Reach Fellowship in Long Beach, CA and teaches at California Baptist University. He previously served as an evangelist and pastor for urban church planting ministries. Horton is author of several books including Intentional: Kingdom Ethnicity in a Divided World.
Thursday, February 6 – Francis Chan is a church-planting pastor in his hometown of San Francisco. He was born to Chinese parents, graduated from The Master’s College and earned a Master of Divinity from The Master’s Seminary. Francis is the best-selling author of Letters to the Church, among several others.
Friday, February 7 – Dr. Mark Jobe serves as president of Moody Bible Institute and host of Moody Radio’s Bold Steps. He is also the founding pastor of New Life Community Church, a Chicago-based ministry with 27 locations. He is author of Unstuck: Out of Your Cave into Your Call.
Dr. Mark Jobe commented, “We believe God is putting people in the right place, at the right time and in the right position to fulfill His purposes for this generation. Founders Week will take place in the heart of Chicago and will feature outstanding worship and some of the leading Bible teachers in our nation. You won’t want to miss this powerful event.”
TLN will broadcast Founders Week 2020 exclusively on cable on XFINITY basic channel 13 at 7:00pm – 9:00pm CST and on TLNWest @ 7:00pm – 9:00pm PST. TLN launched as WCFC TV38 in 1976 with Mayor Richard J. Daley presiding as guest speaker at the McCormick Place dedication. Over its forty-plus years of operation, TLN has produced original programming serving the Chicagoland faith community and has received numerous Midwest Emmy awards.
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