Workshops and Descriptions
“Being a Neighbor…by learning from others“
Leaders: Wayne Faison, Maria Lynn, Win Davis, and John Sawyer
Learning from others in the Baptist General Association of Virginia, Middle District Baptist Association, Dover Baptist Association, and River City Faith Network.
“Being a Neighbor…in our racial present“
Leader: David Bailey (also Keynote Speaker)
“Being a Neighbor…safely“
Leader: Deputy Barry Bland
Safety in Churches
“Being a Neighbor…outside the walls“
Leader: Christy Foldenauer
Small groups outside the walls.
“Being a Neighbor…to the end“
Leader: Sheila Stells
Hospice Care and Education for church leaders and members.
“Being a Neighbor…in a diverse world“
Leaders: Erik & Caroline Davidson
We are called to love our neighbors. Join us as we define who is our neighbor and ways that we can understand and connect with them.
“Being a Neighbor…within the walls“
Leader: Alan Ray
How churches can embody the call to love their neighbors by welcoming other congregations and groups inside their building.
“Being a Neighbor…in an emergency“
Leaders: Allison Collier, Amanda Lott, Alex Hamp, and Bonnie Wilmoth
Is your church prepared to help its neighbors in an emergency? First Baptist wasn’t sure, either. Learn about legal, structural, and relational hurdles and assets your church can assess before, during, and after an emergency in your neighborhood.
“Being a Neighbor…as a Deacon“
Leaders: Karl Heilman
Deacon Ministry: Beyond the Four Walls