1517 The Legacy Project

1517. The Legacy Project

1517 The Legacy Project serves churches and the world by providing a message of hope for those broken by the church, supplying theological resources that strengthen congregations, and modeling ways of engaging the culture in a manner that is thoughtful, courageous, and Christ-centered.
  • by PASTOR JOEL HESS

    A BETTER ALTAR CALL

    I began to doubt myself. Did I really believe? Was I truly serious about being a disciple of Jesus? Was I saved? I didn’t feel like those other kids seemed to feel as they raised their hands up after accepting Jesus in their hearts. I felt guilty having just assumed I was a part of God’s kingdom and going to heaven. I questioned my commitment to Jesus.

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  • JOIN US FOR 1517'S FIRST EVENT!

    $179 thru June 30, 2017
    $199 thru September 30, 2017
    10% discount on groups of 5 or more!
    Ticket price includes all main sessions, breakouts of your choice plus a dessert buffet on Thursday night, breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Friday, and breakfast on Saturday.

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GRAB 1517 SWAG—2017 PRICE DROPS!

GRAB 1517 SWAG—2017 PRICE DROPS!

Stop by the 1517 SHOP and check out the latest—our new book An Uncompromising Gospel by Wade Johnston—as well as some BIG price drops on our glassware!

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HERE WE STILL STAND: A REFORMATION CONFERENCE

HERE WE STILL STAND: A REFORMATION CONFERENCE

$179 thru June 30, 2017!
HURRY! Seats are filling up quickly!

Join 1517 for our first major event to celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. Held October 19-21, 2017, this event will be hosted within the luxurious Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina in San Diego, California.

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1517 SPEAKER EVENTS

1517 SPEAKER EVENTS

Contact us today to book a speaker for your 500th Reformation Anniversary event today.

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IDEAS & INFLUENCE: OUR OFFICAL NEWSLETTER

IDEAS & INFLUENCE: OUR OFFICAL NEWSLETTER

Ideas & Influence is the official newsletter of 1517. The Legacy Project. Subscribe today and have all the latest and greatest content from us delivered right to your inbox.

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1517 The Legacy Project serves churches and the world by providing a message of hope for those broken by the church, supplying theological resources that strengthen congregations, and modeling ways of engaging the culture in a manner that is thoughtful, courageous, and Christ-centered.

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A Better Altar Call

I still remember visiting a friend’s church. A fine church, I suppose. Bible based they kept telling me. It’s the […]

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The Promised Future

On a recent Sunday in my congregation, it was The End Of The World as we know it (REM).  Well, […]

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Full to Bursting

When a plant doesn’t bear fruit, we don’t blame the seed. Instead, we acknowledge that the plant refuses to do […]

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Meeting Melanchthon: A Man of Trouble

The First Missteps: A 1517 / Jagged Word Crosspost Melanchthon was the consummate tinkerer and was never completely satisfied with […]

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Here are just a few of our next events—click below to see many more!
See an event near you? Feel free to drop by or RSVP! Events are a great place to meet likeminded people and explore the wonderful challenges a life of faith on this earth has to offer. If you’re a pastor, you can request a speaker for your church or conference.
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june

27jun - 30All DayDR VAN VOORHIS IN SAN ANTONIO, TX(All Day) 1 Trinity Pl, San Antonio, TX 78212TRINITY UNIVERSTIY

july

4jul - 7All DayDR VAN VOORHIS IN MARS HILL, NC(All Day) 100 Athletic St, Mars Hill, NC 28754Mars HIll Univeristy
18jul - 21All DayDR VAN VOORHIS IN BOZEMAN, MT(All Day) 211 Montana Hall, Bozeman, MT 59717Montana State University
22jul9:00 am- 2:30 pmDR KEITH IN SAN DIEGO, CA - BEING MOM & DADGiving Kids Grace9:00 am - 2:30 pm 12855 Black Mountain Rd, San Diego, CA 92129Cambridge Classical School
24jul - 28All DayDR VAN VOORHIS TO TEACH A WEEK IN CAPO BEACH, CA(All Day) 34381 CALLE PORTOLA CAPO BEACH, CA 92624-1080Faith Lutheran Church

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