Pastor Vernon Gordon planted The Life Church in Richmond, Virginia along with his wife Ashley and 40 volunteers in 2015. With that commitment engraved on their hearts, they set out on a journey to impact the culture and their city through the power of the Gospel. The Life Church RVA has quickly grown into a community of hundreds of worshippers. Vernon faithfully pastors his congregation and has also become a trusted voice for racial reconciliation in his community. Join us as we visit with Vernon about what is required to plant a church and then pastor it and a community through seasons of rapid growth and change.
Racism in America and How To Have Healthy Conversations About It with Vernon Gordon
A Table for Two with Michaela Belle
Welcome to the table! On this episode Michaela invites Vernon Gordon ( IG @vernongordon) to the table to discuss the topic of racism in America and to get a perspective on what it's like being black in America in 2020. While some may perceive this conversation topic to be a touchy one, here at A Table For Two, we believe it's a crucial one. Often the most vital pieces to creating to lasting change lives in the "uncomfortable" and Michaela wants to go there because relationships and healthy community is worth it. God calls us to be UNITED, and that doesn't mean united with just the people that look like us. Today's virtual location is at Vernon's favorite spot, Momma J's in Richmond Virginia! We will be serving some soul food today!Today’s guest is Vernon Gordon, Vernon is the Pastor of The life church in Richmond Virgnia. In addition to pastoring, Vernon is a member of Faith Leaders Partnership which meets monthly with local law enforcement to find new ways to bridge the gap between community and policing. He is also the founder of UniqueWalk Inc., an outreach network designed to expose youth and young adults to the joy in serving others. Vernon is also an author. He has a book called "In the beginning. A head start to finishing strong”. In the Beginning is an on-the-go handbook designed to navigate through 12 foundational principles of faith that can fit into your everyday life. This second edition book is now outfitted with chapter devotionals and prayers to help readers of all stages find their footing in the journey of faith. Whether you're starting up, starting over, or looking for a fresh start in your Christian faith journey, "In The Beginning" is your Head Start to a Strong Finish! You can purchase the book right on Amazon!Check him out on IG @vernongordonvernongordon.comCheck out Michaela on IG @michaelabellemichaelabelle.co
In this episode Cyon is joined by Pastor Vernon Gordon. He shares with us the importance of building your leadership by investing in relationships, along with the three key steps to use to develop those relationships well. Connect with The Table Leadership: www.thetableleadership.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheTableLeaders Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thetableleadership/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thetableleadership/?modal=admin_todo_tour Subscribe to have the podcast automatically download to your device every week or listen at https://thetableleadershippodcast.captivate.fm/Connect with Cyon: http://www.cyonedgerton.com/ On social media @cyonedgerton
Kelli's downtown to grab coffee with Vernon Gordon at Greenleaf's Pool Room. Kelli's known Vernon since their respective "VCU days". Vernon was introduced to Richmond though his stay at VCU while undergoing cancer treatments and after VCU, stayed to start his family and begin his ministry.