A Place


 To connect with others on the journey to fulfill your purpose. 

A Platform


 Where you embrace your calling 

and launch it into reality. 

A People


 Who love God, love one another, 

and who leave no one behind. 




Convene Thursdays is a multi-ethnic, multi-generational gathering 

of men and women in pursuit of meaningful answers to life’s greatest questions.  Coffee, conversation and small group interaction, is supported by application, prayer, and a call 

to serve others in our world.

Our current topic is:

Who is (Your) Jesus?

Time and Location

7:00 – 8:15 am

Columbus Dream Center

38 W. Greenwood Avenue
Columbus, OH 43201

Free Parking    Free Coffee




Spotlight on Purpose Events provide access to local and regional leaders with recognized platforms from which to share their work, their faith, and their purpose-driven journeys.

Our speakers provide compelling stories and practical take-aways to discovering your path to living a transformed life of compassion, service and significance.

"What will you do today to change the world forever?" - Harvey Hook

"I came to give you life, 

full, abundant and overflowing,

now go and do....."

- Jesus



 The Convening 

Annual event featuring a national or internationally recognized speaker, whose life and legacy are a model of purpose, faith, and justice.  In addition to inspiring you to pursue an on-purpose life, we address social issues such as racism, sexual abuse, and poverty.

By Attending you gain a vision for  creating a better world.

By Listening you are equipped with insights that carry the potential to change you and your world.

By Engaging you connect with others who love God and one another, and a commitment to leave no one behind.

By Responding you pursue the 

on-purpose life God created for you. 


Resources for Study & Life Application


  • Discover Your Destiny, Dr. Tony Evans
  • Understanding Your Place in God’s Kingdom, Dr. Myles Munroe


  •  Hearing God, Dallas Willard
  • Jesus Calling, Sarah Young
  • My Utmost for His Highest, Oswald Chambers

Intimacy with God:

  •  Celebration of Discipline, Richard Foster
  • Life of the Beloved, Henri Nouwen
  • The Shack, Wm. Paul Young


  •  Let Justice Roll Down, Dr. John M. Perkins
  • With Justice for All, Dr. John M. Perkins
  • Dream with Me, Dr. John M. Perkins

The Kingdom:

  •  Ekklesia, Ed Silvoso
  • Kingdom Agenda, Tony Evans
  • The Upside-Down Kingdom, Donald Kraybill


From Success to Significance:

  •  Falling Upward, Richard Rohr
  • Halftime, Bob Buford
  • The Journey from Success to Significance, Dr. John C. Maxwell


  •  Doing Business by the Good Book, David Steward
  • Kingdom Calling, Amy Sherman
  • Every Good Endeavor, Tim Keller