Missions Conference 2018: Nov. 2 - 4


Please mark your calendars! The 2018 Missions Conference is Friday November 2 - Sunday November 4. This year the conference is set for Friday night, Saturday morning, and a banquet for Sunday night…a time for the whole family to experience together.

Mission Conference Events (all events are in the Worship Center):

  • Friday, 6:00pm (nursery provided)

    • “Proclaiming the Excellencies of Him Who Called You” - and a program just for kids!

    • Dessert Fellowship to follow, please bring a dessert to share

  • Saturday, 9:00am (nursery provided)

    • Cultural Sessions

    • Pizza lunch with missionaries at 12:15pm

  • Saturday, 5:00pm

    • Jr. & Sr. High Youth Event: Dinner & Dessert with Luke Perkins

  • Sunday, morning (nursery provided)

    • 9:00am - Dr. David Talley preaching

    • 10:45am - Special Sunday School classes with guest missionary speakers

  • Sunday, 5:00pm (nursery provided)

    • Missions Banquet & Celebration of service for Bruce & Karen Buck, and a program just for kids!

Participating Missionaries:

  • David Talley: our keynote speaker, former pastor and current Associate Dean of Strategic Partnerships and Student Welfare at Biola University

  • Josh & Carissa Bell: to serve in Senegal, West Africa with Ethnos 360

  • Michael & Mona Haj: serving in MA to outreach to Arab community with Arabic Bible Outreach Ministry

  • Stephen Volante: serving in Ghana, West Africa with Mount Abarim Baptist Missions International

  • Don & Carol Pickel: serving in Canada/Cuba with Assist Canada

  • Luke & Becca Perkins: serving in Haiti with Crossworld

  • Kayla Hess: serving in Syria/Middle East with FAI

Food Items for Missions Banquet:

Please bring the items listed below according to the first letter of your last name:

  • A - F: Meat, Vegetable, 2 Liter Drink

  • G - M: Meat, Salad, 2 Liter Drink

  • N - Z: Casserole, Dessert, 2 Liter Drink

Please provide enough of each dish to feed at least 12 people since we will have guests joining us. You may also want to use disposable containers.

Ways to Serve during Missions Conference:

  • Meals & Host Homes: We need volunteers to provide a meal or host a missionary’s stay. Stays are typically Friday - Sunday, and meals would be for a Saturday dinner or Sunday lunch. Please use the connecting card or contact Diane Courter at d_courter@comcast.net if you are interested. If you have never served in this way, we invite you to participate - it is a great blessing!

  • Missionary Gift Cards: We are collecting funds in order to purchase Walmart gift cards to bless our participating missionaries. To give, please designate "Gift Cards" in the "Other" space on your giving envelope and turn it in during the morning offering. Thank you!