The speakers for the conference will include: Dr. Jerry B. Cain, Pastor of Grace Baptist Church in Kansas City, Mo., and former President of Judson University, Elgin, Ill.; Rev. Dr. Lee B. Spitzer, General Secretary of the American Baptist Churches USA; and Pastor Larry Dale of Belleville, W.Va.
Cain will lead the men through an in-depth look at “How to be the Hands and Feet of Christ.” Spitzer will facilitate a workshop on building authentic relationships from his book, “Making Friends, Making Disciples” published by Judson Press. Dale will share his unique thoughts on men serving in today’s world in the workshop entitled “God uses Dirty Hands and Crippled Feet.”
The conference will also include inspirational praise and worship, opportunities to discern ways to serve your community, region, and the world. Spouses are welcome to attend.
More information will be added as it becomes available on the ABMen website: abmen.org.
Founded in 1922, the American Baptist Men is dedicated to providing resources and support to men throughout the American Baptist Churches, USA and beyond. Their mission is to “bring men and boys into a saving relationship with Jesus Christ.” Their vision is to “enable men and boys to strengthen their relationship with Jesus Christ so they will become biblical men for mission and outreach.”
American Baptist Churches USA is one of the most diverse Christian denominations today, with approximately 5,000 congregations comprised of 1.3 million members, across the United States and Puerto Rico, all engaged in God’s mission around the world.