Becoming a House of Prayer
What did Jesus mean when He said “My house will be called a house of prayer”? Today’s Church faces challenges and crises it can only overcome through prayer. In this session, Rick Fisher, co-author of “Developing a Powerful Praying Church”, focuses on the priorities needed and the adjustments leaders and congregations must make to establish a culture of prayer in the local church. Never underestimate what God can do through a praying church!
Where Do We Go From Here?
For decades, Leo Endel has been helping churches to plan well. Does your church know where it needs to be a few years down the road? Does it have a plan to get there? Is it headed in the right direction? Most would have to answer “no” to at least one of those questions, if not all three. Leo Endel draws from his decades of experience as a pastor and denominational leader to offer a simple template for strategic planning that can be easily transferred into almost any church setting
Becoming a Missionary
The IMB has a goal to increase their missionary force by 500 fully-funded missionaries in five years. How can our state convention help in meeting that goal? The first step is answering the call. Becoming a missionary today is very different from becoming a missionary 50 years ago. We will learn about opportunities, both short-term and long-term, to serve on the mission field.
VBS 2021 is headed to present-day Israel where discovery awaits at Destination Dig. Kids will unearth more than dirt as they dig up exciting evidence that proves biblical events were not just stories. As junior archaeologists, kids will explore real-life archaeological finds that have helped to uncover the truth about Jesus! Along the way, they’ll discover the truth of Jeremiah 29:13, that God reveals Himself to us when we seek and search for Him with all our hearts. In this breakout, we will share the exciting ways your church can bring this VBS to your community.
10 Attributes of an Unshakable Kids Ministry
The pandemic has turned “normal” on its head. Many of us feel as though our worlds, and our ministries, have been picked up by the ankles and shaken. During ti:es like these, we need to encourage one another and lift each other up. We do need to re-evaluate our strategies and question what we should continue and what we should change. We will share 10 attributes to help you hold strong on an unshakable foundation so you can lead with confidence, even in uncertain times.
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