Thrive Conference 2020

September 8, 2020

The Free Church of Scotland's Moderator Designate, Rev. Neil MacMillan, will address this year's Thrive Conference on Wednesday. Kate Forbes MSP and the Director of SOLAS, Andy Bannister, are among a host of others also expected to deliver talks throughout the event. 

Running from the 9th - 17th September, The conference aims to help Christians live out the gospel in their workplace impacting themselves, their work and their city.

There is no cost to attend this year's conference but organisers have asked that people sign up if they plan to attend. More details can be found on the Eventbrite page.



Wednesday 9th – Saturday 12th

Teaching  What does the Bible say about work?

Neil MacMillan & Jeremy McQuoid

Harvest  Where is God at work in our workplaces?

Ruth Walker & Kieran Turner

Refresh How can we be sustained and refreshed for work?

Dr Tharaka Gunarathne 

Inclusion  How do we work well for the common good with different kinds of people?

Ros Loaker & Andy Bannister

Vision  How do we prepare for what’s ahead? Ken Janke

EcoSystem – How do we build healthy gospel ecosystems for our city?

Tony Hodges


Monday 14th -Thursday 17th 12 noon.

Government and Public Sector with Kate Forbes (Finance Minister) & Rich McCallum (Finance Director, Scottish Government)

Finance and Legal Services with Colin Stewart (Citi) & Stephen Millar (CMS Cameron McKenna)

Energy & Climate with Martyn Link (Wood Group) 

Arts & Media with Dave McCulloch (Morphe Arts) & Ian Black (Social Media Influencer)