Take the Lead: Discover and Develop Leaders
BACE is coming to Oklahoma! If you lead your church’s Small Group or Sunday School ministry, the BACE Conference on April 5-6 at Quail Springs Baptist Church in OKC is designed with you in mind. BACE (Baptist Association of Christian Educators) is a nationwide organization for people just like you: folks who lead their church’s small group strategy . . . The theme for BACE this year is Take the Lead: Discover and Develop Leaders.
In 2018, BACE has five keynote speakers, plus a worship team, including…
- Steve Green, President of Hobby Lobby
- Lauren and Randy Faram, Worship Leaders, First Baptist Church Edmond, OK
BACE worship team
- Ron Edmondson, Pastor at Immanuel Baptist Church, Lexington, Kentucky
Give Your Ministry Away
- Tom McCormick, Small Groups Pastor at Hope Church, Las Vegas
Build Strong Groups
- Michael Kelley, Director of Discipleship at LifeWay
Begin with Yourself
- Chuck Lawless, Vice President of Spiritual Formation at Southeastern Seminary
In addition, there are almost 30 breakout sessions led by leaders including…
- Rick Howerton, Regional Consultant, Kentucky Baptist Convention
- Jeff Young, Spiritual Formations Pastor, Prestonwood
- Donna Peavey, Professor of Childhood Education, New Orleans Seminary
- Scott Sullivan, Equipping Pastor, FBC Haughton, Louisiana
- Mark Jones, Children’s Pastor, Quail Springs Baptist Church
- Dwayne McCrary, Explore the Bible Editor, LifeWay
- Jeff DeGiacomo, Student Pastor, Quail Springs Baptist Church
- Amy Cordova, Women’s Ministry Specialist, Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma
- Stephanie Chase, Childhood Minister at Champion Forest Baptist Church
- Alan Raughton, Adult Ministry Specialist, LifeWay
- Chris Shirley, Director, Dallas Baptist University
- Ken Braddy, Manager, Adult Ongoing Bible Studies, LifeWay
BACE does not come to Oklahoma often, so don’t miss this chance to participate in a first class conference designed especially for people in the small groups position in your church.
There are also two new opportunities offered at BACE this year:
Childhood and Student Ministry tracks
Bring your entire staff to this year’s BACE Conference.
I surely hope to see you in Oklahoma next April 5-6!
BGCO Sunday School/Small Groups specialist