August 22, 2015 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Dr. Tim S. Smith
Albany, GA

Growing Groups Conference Schedule

7:30 – 8:45am ….. Breakfast & Lifeway Bookstore

7:45 – 9:00am …. Registration

8:55 – 9:25am… General Session #1 (Music, Welcome, Prayer, Announcements, Introductions & Instructions)

9:30-10:45am… Age Level Teachers/Leaders Session

                                Church Staff (General Session Speaker) – YOU

Title – Growing your Groups

Description – “You are the primary leader for groups in your church and what you think and do has a major impact on your groups.  In this session you will be given some practical ideas on how you can influence your leaders and members that will lead to growing groups.”

10:45-11:15am … Break Food & Coffee & LifeWay Bookstore

11:15am-12:15pm … General Session #2 (Music, Announcements, Prayer, Music & Plenary Speaker) – YOU

Title – How Groups Grow the Church (35-40 minute presentation)

Description – “This challenge should answer the questions of why should groups be a priority in our church, how are groups emphasized in a growing church and what is my role in making growing groups a priority in my church.”

12:15-1:15pm … Lunch & LifeWay Bookstore

1:15-2:15pm … Special Interest Session #1

                                Topic #8 (Special Interest Leader 2) – YOU

Title – Effective Ministry with a busy life

Description – Mike Taylor will be sending you more information on this topic!

2:15-2:30pm … Break w/ Coffee & LifeWay Bookstore

2:30-3:30pm … Special Interest Session #2

Topic 16 (Special Interest Leader 1) – YOU

Title – How to start small groups in a traditional church?

Description – Mike Taylor will be sending you more information on this topic!

3:30pm … Dismiss

Dr. Tim S. Smith, State Missionary

Sunday School/Small Groups Specialist

Georgia Baptist Convention

6405 Sugarloaf Parkway

Duluth, Georgia 30097-4092


1.800.746.4422 ext. 287

FAX: 770.452.6580

Email: tsmith@gabaptist.org

Cell: 770.862.9067