May 17 – 18
Influence Church, Richmond
Hosted by Influence Church, a multi-location Church in the heart of northern England.
Our desire for Rise Conference is for people to be equipped, encouraged and empowered to rise up and be a positive influence in their world.
Gathering for Rise Conference will be people of all ages, backgrounds, experiences and life stories from across all our locations, as well as friends and guests from Churches across the nation.
There will be powerful moments of worship, some phenomenal teaching from our guest speakers and quality time for community and connections.
Ps Joe Vatucicila
We are privileged to have Pastor Joe Vatucicila with us at Rise Conference. Ps Joe is one of the Campus Pastors of Planetshakers Church in Melbourne, Australia. He is a great man of God and a gifted communicator. Ps Joe is flying in from Australia especially to be with us at Influence Church! We can’t wait for you to meet him!
Ps Paul Garner
!Audacious Church, UK
Pastor Paul Garner is the Young Adults Pastor of !Audacious Church, Manchester. He is also one of the principal song writers for the !Audacious Band and has written numerous worship songs we have sung at Influence Church. Ps Paul is a powerful communicator and is already a great friend of Influence Church! We’re so excited to welcome Ps Paul back to Richmond for Rise Conference.
Ps Ben and Gale Dowding
Influence Church, UK
As Senior Pastors of Influence Church, Ps Ben and Gale are both committed to building a relevant, growing and influential local Church that sees the purposes of God fulfilled across the North of England. They are both passionate about helping people to encounter God and be equipped to be a positive influence for the kingdom of God through their lives.
All sessions will take place at the Richmond campus of Influence Church.
Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4AS
What are the parking options for the venue?
There are a number of options for parking in Richmond close to the venue, below is a map with available car parks.
During the day, we recommend using Nuns Close Car Park, located on Hurgill Road, DL10 4UN. It is just a minute walk from Influence Church and costs £4.50 for the whole day. Other local car parks are limited to just 2 hours.
During evening sessions you can park in Nuns Close Car Park for free (after 6pm).
We want to make Rise Conference as accessible to families and children as possible, so that’s why we’ve created Rise Kids Fest for your children on the Saturday. This programme is for any child aged 4 to 11 years. However on the Friday evening there will be no children’s programme running alongside the conference.
More details for Rise Kids Fest can be found here.