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REACH Evangelism Conference

March 27-28, 2017


About REACH — Schedule — Presenters — REACH University 
REACH Women — Registration — Accommodations — Contact

Monday, March 27, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tuesday, March 28, 8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Join us early on Monday afternoon for REACH University,
1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Severns Valley Baptist Church
1100 Ring Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701


Designed for pastors, staff and lay leadership, the REACH Evangelism Conference will help you and your church become more intentionally evangelistic. A variety of guest speakers will help you be encouraged, inspired and excited about helping people come to faith in Jesus Christ.

New this year is REACH University, an afternoon of intense learning and practical application from leaders who are leading the charge to reach people with the gospel.

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REACH Schedule

Monday, March 27, 7 - 9 p.m.
Session 1: "Reach Urgently" (2 Corinthians 6:3b)
7 p.m. Welcome: "Why Are We Here?"
7:10 p.m. Worship
7:27 p.m. "The Priority of Evangelism"
7:52 p.m. Special Feature and/or Worship
8:05 p.m. "Our Responsibility to This Generation"
8:32 p.m. Panel Discussion
8:55 p.m. Initiation/Commitment
Tuesday, March 28, 9 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Session 2: "Reach Compassionately" (Matthew 9:36)
9 a.m. Welcome
9:05 a.m. Worship
9:20 a.m. "To the Marginalized Ones"
9:42 a.m. "To the Confused & Hurting Ones"
10:04 a.m. Special Feature
10:14 a.m. "To the Disillusioned & Desperate Ones"
10:36 a.m. "To the Angry & Antagonistic Ones"
10:58 a.m. BREAK
11:20 a.m. Go Deeper Talk-Back Sessions
Noon Lunch on Site
12:45 p.m. BREAK
Tuesday, March 28, 1 - 3:30 p.m.
Session 3: "Reach Strategically" (Acts 1:8)
1 p.m. Welcome
1:05 p.m. Worship
1:20 p.m. "Consider the Culture"
1:40 p.m. "Church/Community"
2 p.m. BREAK
2:20 p.m. "Remember Your Calling"
2:40 p.m. "Rely on Christ"
3 p.m. Panel Discussion
3:20 p.m. Invitation/Commitment
3:30 p.m. Closing

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REACH Presenters

REACH Evangelism Conference presenters include:
(click on the presenter's name for a brief bio)

Eric Allen Chuck Lawless
Ricky Chelette Russell Moore
Paul Chitwood Frank Page
Ron Edmondson Vance Pitman
Micah Fries Steve Rice
Todd Gray Kevin Smith
Adam Greenway Doug Williams
Alex Himaya

Worship led by the KBC's Jason Stewart and Severns Valley Baptist Church's Andy Botts.

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REACH University

New for 2017 » REACH University
Monday Afternoon

REACH University is an opportunity to learn from top leaders in their respective ministry fields. The teaching will be challenging, inspirational and practical, helping you become more effective in reaching people for Christ.

Space is limited so register early!

(Dinner on Monday evening is included in your REACH University registration.)

REACH University Schedule
Monday, March 27
1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Twelve24 with Tim Elmore: Join like-minded leaders and next generation expert Dr. Tim Elmore to explore ways to engage middle school, high school and college campuses across Kentucky with the Gospel.
  • Re:Generation with James Estep: A celebration of God's work and a time of fellowship, networking and encouragement for Kentucky church planters and their spouses.
  • Evangelism 101: Dr. Chuck Lawless has spent years training church leaders in effective evangelism practices. Don't miss the opportunity to spend three hours with Dr. Lawless as he shares practical and proven ways of doing evnagelism in the local church.

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Be part of our REACH Women's Session on Tuesday from 9 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.

REACH Women presenters include:
(click on the presenter's name for a brief bio, if available)

Peggy Berry Demica Jones
Brenda Cavanah Lisa McDonald
Marcela de Juarez Sondra McNorton
Cristina De la Barra Holly Prosser
Angela Donato DeAnna Terry
Krista Grigg Noemi Torres
Pam Griner Susan Wilder
Shelly Johns White

REACH Women Schedule

Tuesday, March 28, 9 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.
9 a.m. Worship (Chapel)
9:05 a.m. Welcome & Introduction of Speakers (Shelly Johns White)
9:10 a.m. Worship
9:30 a.m. Dismiss to Breakout Sessions
9:40 a.m. Breakout Sessions (listed below)

REACH Urgently
with Angela Donato, Brenda Cavanah & Demica Jones.
Facilitator: Peggy Berry
REACH Urgently (Hispanic)
with Cristina De la Barra, Marcela Juarez & Noemi Torres
REACH Compassionately
with Krista Grigg, Lisa McDonald & Susan Wilder.
Facilitator: Shelly Johns White
REACH Strategically
with Pam Griner & Sondra McNorton.
Facilitators: Pam Griner & DeAnna Terry
*women will choose one the above sessions to attend
10:30 a.m. BREAK
10:45 a.m. Q&A & Talk Back Session (Facilitator: Peggy Berry)
11:30 a.m. Small Group/Prayer Time
11:55 a.m. BREAK
12:05 p.m. Lunch with Pam Griner
12:50 p.m. Dismiss

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COST (until Feb. 28):
$15 for the REACH Conference
(includes lunch on Tuesday)

$10 for REACH University pre-conference
(Monday afternoon, includes dinner)

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When making your reservation, request the group name: REACH Conference

Fairfield Inn
1031 Executive Drive
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-1440 
Holiday Inn Express
107 Buffalo Creek Drive
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 769-1334
La Quinta Inn & Suites
210 Commerce Drive
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-4747
Room Rate: $129 per night* Room Rate: $134 per night* Room Rate: $112.50 per night*

*Plus applicable taxes & fees.

Room blocks are subject to availability and any rooms not secured at least one month prior to the event will be released to the general public.

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Evangelism & Church Planting Team
(502) 489-3418

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