A three dimensional strategy to help Sunday School members and leaders fulfill the great commission and bring renewed focus and purpose to bible study. An overview of the concepts presented in a 4-part series of books which are available as free downloads at http://www.lifeway.com/sundayschool.
This conference will focus on the crisis facing the American church, suggesting ways the crisis is an opportunity. Pethers will present practical ideas for leading to a new culture of faith-sharing across this nation - and beyond.
This class will focus on the seven elements from the Transformational Church book by Stetzer and Rainer and the Transformational Class by David Francis. Life change needs to be taking place in our churches and classes and the elements of missionary mentality, vibrant leadership, relational intentionality, prayerful dependence, worship, community and missions will be discussed. Discussion will also center on changing the scorecard.
Many churches battle inertia, plateaued growth, and decline. What does it take to reawaken a heart for God and his priorites? This conference is designed to re-energize the pastor and begin the process of revitalizing the loacal church.
Strengthening Deacon Ministry in the 21st Century Part 3
Part 3 of the Strengthening Deacon Ministry series overviews what's working and what are the challenges being faced in deacon ministry; clarifying expectations of deacon ministry between deacon, pastor/staff, and congregation.
Preaching must be done in the context of a storm. Out of the fear of change barriers or storms must be overcome to advance the work of the Kingdom of God. Preaching for church growth must be a focus for the 21st Century Church.
This presentation from Basic Training for Church Planters, entitled Personal Evangelism, is led by Steve Long. You will find valuable tips from writing your personal testimony to witnessing to an unbeliever to leading them in the prayer of salvation and assimilation into a body of believers.
Based on her book by the same title, Diana challenges any size church women's group to new heights. Learn do-able tips for reaching newcomers, encouraging Christian growth and fellowship, and igniting joy in ministry and missions. Presented at the BSCM Church Equipping Conference, Roseville, MI, September 15, 2012.