Launched in 2010, we are an initiative of The New York City Leadership Center.
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What is Movement Day?


Movement Day (MD) was launched in 2010, as a one-day to three-day gathering of ministry, marketplace and nonprofit leaders passionate about cities and the Gospel of Jesus, coming together across denominational, ethnic, geographical, and socio-economic lines. It is an initiative of The New York City Leadership Center (NYCLC), a not-for-profit ministry.

Those called to lead these gatherings are individuals with a vision for God accelerating a gospel movement in their city, individuals eager to link arms with other leaders who desire to see the Body of Christ come together. Movement Day Expressions is the vehicle through which we serve the launch of these gatherings across the globe.

Our Goal


To Accelerate a Gospel Movement in your City

The goal of hosting a MD expression in your city is to accelerate a gospel movement – catalyzing highly trained, motivated and sold-out leaders determined to find solutions to “stubborn facts” like crime, poverty, apathy, failed educational systems, and unemployment plaguing cities across America and around the world.

Since its inception, Movement Day has made the following five compelling observations about the power of our work.
2013-2016 Movement Day Attendees have been from

14% Marketplace

32% Para-church or Non-profit Organization

51% Church

MD Expressions


Accelerating Global Expansion

From Nairobi to Sydney, from London to Charlotte, and from Haiti to Hong Kong, an increasing number of cities have shown interest in launching a Movement Day expression in their region. We support these new gatherings through:

Coaching
To city leaders of influence with a passion for gospel acceleration.

Building Collaborative Partnerships
To accelerate unity in city movements and develop a vibrant gospel eco-system.

Convening
We are neutral conveners with one sole focus—uniting the church to accelerate the Gospel in cities. Through the 100 Cities Summit and Movement Day Global Cities we host catalytic gatherings that ignite collaborative partnerships and empower leaders.

Training
Through the Movement Day Institute, a two-day immersion training, we empower leaders to develop strategic plans for gospel movement acceleration in their cities.

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