Kenneth Priest, D. Ed. Min. Director of Convention Strategies for the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention. He has served churches in Texas and North Carolina in various roles of evangelism, educational ministry, and second chair leadership. He received the D. Min. Ed. in Church Revitalization from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Jim Grant, D. Min. Pastor of Heartland Baptist Church in Alton, Illinois, he has also served three churches in Texas. He is an Air Force veteran, retiring with 25 years of service. His extensive travels while in the military allowed him the unique ability to have served in the full gambit of churches styles and health.
Tracy W. Jaggers, D. Min. Associational Director of Missions for the Gateway Baptist Association in Edwardsville, Illinois. Tracy earned his D. Min. in Church Revitalization from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, MO. He is a frequent blogger and writer for state and national revitalization websites and magazines, and is an active speaker in state and national revitalization conferences and webinars.
Pat Pajak, D. Min. Assoclate Executive Director of Evangelism for the Illinois Baptist State Association. Pat served on the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention for eight years and has led numerous mission endeavors internationally.
Wake up, and strengthen the things that
remain, which were about to die
Revelation 3:2 (NASB)
REVITALIZE Hope for the Heartland seeks to restore and revive the local church. This conference gives you the Kingdom tools needed to regain that VITAL ministry in your community!
What is Revitalization?
Revitalization is a church-wide journey, seeking an urgent, intentional, corporate and individual spiritual renewal process. It involves acknowledgment of the churchs current condition, evaluation of its processes and systems, an openness to risk, a receptivity to adjustments and scriptural foundation.
The Mission REVITALIZE seeks to impact and equip leaders in the Midwest to bring renewal and revival to our churches.
Who is this conference for?
This conference is designed for those pastors, staff and lay leaders who hope for an effective and productive ministry where they serve.
$50 - October 1, 2017
$75 - After October 1, 2017
$100 - At the door - $100 (Cash or check only)
Bethel Baptist Church
7775 Collinsville Road
Troy, Illinois 62294