Advance Conference

Welcome to the Oklahoma Baptists Advance Conference! Prepare to be inspired and encouraged to carry the Gospel to friends and neighbors as you engage and listen to pastors and evangelists from Oklahoma and across the nation.

March 4-5, 2024

St. John Missionary Baptist Church, OKC

Address: 5700 N Kelley Ave OKC, OK

Free Event, No registration necessary

Childcare information:

Childcare will be provided for children birth through 5 years old for the main sessions and breakouts.  Childcare is not provided during the lunch or dinner times.  To register for childcare please email keith@stjohnokc.org with the following information:

*Dates/Sessions your child will need care (i.e Monday Morning, Afternoon, Evening, Tuesday Morning, Afternoon)

*Child’s Name and Age

*Any pertinent information for allergies/health concerns

Childcare is free, but pre-registration is required by Friday, March 1st.

Schedule:

Monday, March 4, 2024

Morning Session

9:30 – 11:30

Preachers:

Dr. Bryan Pain; Pastor at First Baptist Church – Duncan, Oklahoma

Collin Coffee; Pastor at Calvary Baptist Church – Inola, Oklahoma

Dr. Doug Melton; Pastor at Southern Hills Baptist Church – OKC, Oklahoma

Afternoon Session

1:30 – 4:30

Preachers:

Dr. Scott Sullivan; Georgia Baptist Mission Board – Discipleship

Dr. Jeff DeGiacomo; Pastor at Immanuel Baptist Church – Shawnee, Oklahoma

Tarvoris Uzoigwe “Coach Tee”; Oklahoma Baptists Evangelism & Apologetics Ministry Partner

Dr. Stephen Rummage; Pastor at Quail Springs Baptist Church – OKC, Oklahoma

Evening Session

6:30 – 8:30

Preachers:

Dr. Major Jemison; Pastor at St. John Missionary Baptist – OKC, Oklahoma

Dr. Tony Evans; Pastor at Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship – Dallas, TX

Special performance and worship lead by the combined voices of the St. John Missionary Choir, M.L. Jemison and the Ambassadors Concert Choir, Dr. Sandra D. Thompson Artistic

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

 

Morning Session – Focus Group Breakout

9:30 – 11:30

Focus Groups – Extended breakout session focused on your area of ministry!

Children’s Ministry – KidMin Update
Chuck Peters, Lifeway Kids
Sanctuary

Youth Ministry – We Got Next: Belief to Baptism & So Much More
Shane Pruitt, NAMB
Chapel

Discipleship – Discipleship Foundations
3 Images of A Disciple & 6 Characteristics of World Impacting Groups
Dr. Scott Sullivan, Georgia Baptist Mission Board
Room 110

Evangelism – Effective Discipleship Empowering a Lifestyle of Evangelism
“Coach Tee”, Oklahoma Baptists
Fellowship Hall

African American Fellowship
Dr. Walter Wilson and Dr. Lawrence Kirk
Fellowship Hall

Women’s – Women in the Mission of God
Catherine Renfro, NAMB
Choir Room

Missions – How Missions Brings Value
to Your Church
Mike Wall, Oklahoma Baptists
Room 306

Hispanic Ministry – Evangelización y Discipulado
Manuel Duran, Pastor – Bartlesville, Iglesia Bautista
Room 303

Music Ministry – The Church at Worship
Mike Harland, Worship Essentials Network
Room 307

Church Planting – Engage the City
with the Gospel
SEND Network OK and Panel
Room 300

11:30 – 1 pm – Lunch – Box lunches will be provided!

Tuesday Afternoon

1:30 -4:00

Preachers:

Shane Pruitt; North American Mission Board

Dr. Anthony Jordan; Retired Executive Director-Treasurer – Oklahoma Baptists

Dr. Fred J. Luter Jr.; Pastor at Franklin Avenue Baptist Church – New Orleans, Louisiana

Speakers:

Dr. Anthony Jordan

Dr. Anthony Jordan

Collin Coffee

Collin Coffee

Dr. Scott Sullivan

Dr. Scott Sullivan

Dr. Stephen Rummage

Dr. Stephen Rummage

Dr. Tony Evans

Dr. Tony Evans

Shane Pruitt

Shane Pruitt

Tarvoris Uzoigwe

Tarvoris Uzoigwe

Dr. Major Jemison

Dr. Major Jemison

Dr. Jeff DeGiacomo

Dr. Jeff DeGiacomo

Dr. Fred Luter Jr.

Dr. Fred Luter Jr.

Dr. Doug Melton

Dr. Doug Melton

Dr. Bryan Pain

Dr. Bryan Pain

Video Archive

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