February 17, 2024
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Texas Baptist
1300 Longview Drive
Henderson, TX 75652

READY TO ADVANCE YOUR MINISTRY TO THE NEXT LEVEL?

Equip yourself with the tools and knowledge needed to serve your church more effectively at the Equipped to Serve Conference! Designed for dedicated individuals like you, who are passionate about serving in church ministries; whether you’re a seasoned veteran or just starting out. Network with like-minded individuals, share experiences, and build connections that will last a lifetime. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity for growth and learning.

COST: $25 PER INDIVIDUAL / $150 PER CHURCH

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11:00
12:10
1:10
1:20
2:20
2:30

Registration & Refreshments
Welcome (Steve Butler)
First Impressions (Bill Kuykendall)
Break
Workshop #1
Meal
Workshop #2
Break
Workshop #3
Break
All Together (Steve Butler)

WIDE RANGE OF TOPICS, INCLUDING:

Workshop #1 (Pick One)

  • Equipped for Fun (Frank Lane)
    Building Community and Connection in Small Groups
  • The Dynamics of Bible Preaching (David Proctor)
    Amplify impact through dynamic delivery
  • Bible Study Essentials (Francisco Barros)
    Navigate and draw wisdom from sacred texts
  • Family Dynamics (James Roney)
    Gain insights for thriving, healthy households
  • Church Administration (Robert Wallace)
    Lead and steward a thriving community
  • Communication (Gabby Vesley)
    Effective written and spoken communication
  • Ministry Creation & Leadership (Gib Allen)
    How to Develop & Lead a Ministry

Workshop #2 (Pick One)

  • Teaching Conversationally (Frank Lane)
    Master natural, interactive instruction
  • Planning Your Preaching (David Proctor)
    Strategic sermon development
  • Studying the Gospels (Francisco Barros)
    Insights and practical applications from Jesus’ teachings
  • Defense Mechanisms (James Roney)
    Understanding psychological strategies for coping
  • Planting a Growing Youth Ministry (Robert Wallace)
    Build a dynamic, thriving youth ministry
  • Crisis Management (Gabby Vesley)
    Navigate challenges with wisdom and grace
  • Meeting Maestro (Gib Allen)
    How to Successfully Lead a Meeting

Workshop #3 (Pick One)

  • Worship Beyond Sunday (Jimmy Jones)
    Worship as a lifestyle
  • Church Revitalization (Glen Moore)
    Breathing new life into your congregation
  • Teaching Strategies for Children (Susan Magourik)
    Engage young minds for strong foundations
  • Equipped for an Unstoppable Impact (Angela Edwards)
    Empowering women for impactful leadership
  • Pastoral Leadership (Larry Clements)
    Guide with compassion, vision, and integrity
  • Creative Bible Teaching (Dwain Knight)
    Bring biblical truths alive with creativity and inspiration

SPEAKERS INCLUDE:

Dr. Gib M. Allen
FACULTY

Dr. Francisco Barros
FACULTY

Dr. Steve Butler
PRESIDENT / CEO

Dr. Larry E. Clements
FACULTY

Dr. Craig Duncan
FACULTY

Angela Edwards
FACULTY

Jimmy Jones
FACULTY

Dwain P. Knight
FACULTY

Dr. Bill Kuykendall

Frank Lane
FACULTY

Susan Magouirk
FACULTY

Glen Moore
FACULTY

Dr. David L. Proctor
FACULTY

James Roney
FACULTY

Gabby Vesley
FACULTY

Dr. Robert Wallace
CFO / VP OF ADVANCEMENT