Friday, June 21, 2019

9 a.m. – Check-In and Continental Breakfast


9:30 a.m. – Welcome, Prayer and Praise


10 a.m. – Beyond the Walls Master Classes


12:30 p.m. – Lunch


1:45 p.m. – Beyond the Walls Master Classes (Continued)


4 p.m. – Close

Saturday, June 22, 2019

7:30 a.m. – Registration and Continental Breakfast


8:15 a.m. – Praise and Worship


8:30 a.m. – General Session


9:15 a.m. – Break


9:30 a.m. – Concurrent Workshops I


11:05 a.m. – Break


11:15 a.m. – Concurrent Workshops II


12:45 p.m. – Lunch


1:30 p.m. – Concurrent Workshops III


3:15 p.m. – Closing Session


4:15 p.m. – Tours


Workshop Schedule

Concurrent Workshops I – 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Workshop Facilitator
For Pastor’s Only Pastor John Jenkins
Training them Up to go Beyond: Effective Children and Youth Ministry

Juelicia Malone,

Reverend William Berkley,

Kim Green,

Fred Sanford, Deacon Doug Smith

Relevant Themes and Things: Ministering to Women at the Right Place at the Right Time First Lady Trina Jenkins
Creating Courses and Classes that Change Lives: Real-time Christian Education Reverend Esther L. Gordon
Reaching and Relating to Youth- Right Now! Reverend Jonathan Queen
Missions Possible: Domestic and International Outreach Pricilla Ferebee, Stanley Jones
Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers Pastor Michael Henderson
Ministering to the Brokenhearted:  Navigating Through Grief and Bereavement Melanie Gordon, Deaconess Mary Wright
Self-Care Takes Work: Prescription for Healthy Leaders Dr. Johnny Parker
#YoungAdults Joshua Jenkins
Build the Choir Up! The Basic Building Blocks for Effective Choir Growth Minister Mike McCoy
Personnel, Processes and More: Human Resources for Ministry Kimberly Robinson
Meeting Needs and Supporting the Body: Deaconry 101 Deacon James Davis
Digital Techniques to Make Your Small Business Look BIG Keisha Lewis

Concurrent Workshops II – 11:15 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Workshop Facilitator
Mastering Multi-Generational Ministry Pastor Bobby Manning
Relevant Themes and Things: Ministering to Men at the Right Place at the Right Time Dr. Johnny Parker-Moderator, Reverend Skip Little, Deacon Rickey McCullough, Lee Wilson
Take Care of Getting Better, and Getting Bigger Will Take Care of Itself Pastor Keith Battle
Act II: But Wait, There’s More! Inspiring Seniors to Go Beyond! Reverend Sheryl Smith
To Build, or Not to Build, That is the Question Elder Stanley Featherstone, Robert George, Jerry Overby, John Bergenson, Brad Buck
Single Relations: Motivating Singles to Live Their Best Lives Dr. Georgina Agyekum Manzano
Stellar Service, Next Level Hospitality Fred Johnson, Johnesia Canady
Casting Nets: The Ministry of Drama Joshua Jenkins
Let’s Get Social: Social Media 101 Keisha Lewis
Community Collaborations and Connecting with Elected Officials Barbara Holt-Streeter
Not Your Average Product Sales: Ministering Through Media, Merchandise and More Wanda Milian
Evangelizing Like a Pro: Taking the Word Out Into the World Deacon Larry Bussell, Reverend Gail Bussell
Getting Out: Ministering and Relating to the Incarcerated Minister Veronica Fennell
Lifted Up: Cultivating the Worship Experience Reverend Stephen Hurd
Corporate Formation for Ministries and More Damian Fields
The Nuts and Bolts of Church Operations Dr. Joseph E. Jones Sr.

Concurrent Workshops III – 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Workshop Facilitator
Mastering Life: Developing Life-Changing Discipleship Ministries

Moderator: Angelia Neal,

Jeff Barnett, Kenneth McNeil,

Reverend Carolyn Tatem, Sherry Blue, Minister Alan Andrews

Winning with Difficult People: Mastering Bible-based Conflict Resolution Deaconess Thelma Hagood
Making Sense Out of These Dollars: Financial Fitness for Healthy Ministries Deacon William Gentry
Audio Visuals: Equipment, Techniques and Tips to Take Your Message Beyond Jay Holloway
Ministering to those with Unwanted Same-Sex Attraction Reverend Debora Barr
The ABCs of Mental Health and Wellness Deaconess Yvette Haley, Deaconess Claudia Flowers, Spiritual Cares
A Radical Church for a Radical Age Pastor Tony Lee
Planning and Coordinating Funerals That Offer Hope and Comfort Rhonda Green
Rescue and Recovery: Reaching People in the Grips of Abuse and Life-Controlling Issues Moderator: Reverend Nikki Pearson, Reverend Allison Johnson, Reverend Linda Thomas, Reverend Norman Thomas, Deacon David Moore
Behind the Scenes: Administrative Support Services for Ministries Reverend Lettie Carr
No Longer Overlooked: Ministering to Those with Special Needs and Their Caregivers Minister Sylvia Taylor
Lifting Him Up: Musicians Preparation for Worship Anthony Miller
Prevent, Protect, React- Active Shooter and Violence Preparedness TBD
Relationship Goals: Training Couples to Live as One Reverends Skip and Beverly Little