ISP Network Leadership Conference 2021:

Building the Beloved Community


The ISP Network Leadership Conference (NLC) is an annual gathering for volunteer leaders to deepen their understanding of and commitment to the ISP ministry and mission while connecting with others from across the network. This year, the 2021 virtual NLC invites all members of the ISP community to continue “building the Beloved Community” through shared learning and growing together through prayer, reflection and fellowship.


Date & Time

Thursday, February 25 and Friday, February 26, 2021

The virtual conference will take place over two sessions:
1st Session: Thursday 2/25 @ 6-8:30PM CST
2nd Session: Friday 2/26 @ 11:00am-3:00pm CST

Who can attend?

All members of our ISP Network (current, active team members) are welcome to attend the NLC.


Click here to register.  

Conference Schedule

Thursday, February 25

5:45     NLC Zoom Conference opens

6:00    Welcome

6:10     Opening Prayer

6:30     Living Radical Kinship: Opening Keynote by Gregory Boyle, SJ

7:15     Small group conversation

8:00     Evening Prayer


Friday, February 26 

10:45    NLC Zoom Conference opens

11:00    Welcome and Morning Prayer

11:30     Building the Beloved Community  led by Andrew Lyke

12:15     Small group conversation

12:45     Break

1:00       Network conversation

1:45       Break

2:00       Executive Director Remarks & Network Announcements

2:30       Closing Prayer & Missioning

About our speakers

Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ

Fr. Greg Boyle is the founder of Homeboy Industries, the largest gang-intervention, rehabilitation, and re-entry program in the world.  Father Boyle is the author of the 2010 New York Times-bestseller Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion. His new book, Barking to the Choir: The Power of Radical Kinship, was published in 2017. 

Andrew Lyke

Andrew Lyke is a nationally renowned Catholic leader in the areas of Family Life Ministry, Anti-racism, Community Organizing, and Black Catholic Outreach.  He and his wife, Terri are the founders of Arusi Network, Inc., and authors of Marriage on a Lampstand: Exploring a New Paradigm for Modern Christian Marriage