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Senior Living Celebrations

April 9 in Madisonville
April 11 in Richmond

Posted

"Therefore...let us lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us," (Hebrews 12:1).


Cost

$20/person early bird by April 3

$25/person after April 3

Please choose your location and register below.

To register by mail: Send your name, mailing address, phone, email, celebration location, a check payable to the Kentucky Baptist Convention.

Registration will not be complete until payment is received.


Registration

Date Location Address Registration
Tues., April 9 First Baptist Church of Madisonville  246 N. Main St., Madisonville, KY 42431

Thurs., April 11 Red House Baptist Church 2301 Red House Rd., Richmond, KY 40475

 

Schedule

(all times local)

8:30 a.m. Doors Open, Registration, Continental Breakfast
9:30 a.m. General Session 1
10:45 a.m. Workshop Celebration 1
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:45 p.m. Workshop Celebration 2
2:00 p.m. General Session 2
3:00 p.m. Dismiss
 

Keynote Speaker:
Doug Williams, KBC Missions Strategist

Doug helps Kentucky Baptist churches understand how they can obey the Great Commission in their community, the Commonwealth, and across the world. Prior to coming to the KBC Doug served in the local church for a number of years.

He'll be speaking about using your retirement years to find joy as you are faithful to Jesus' call in the Great Commission.


Available workshops

SERVING AS A VOLUNTEER CHAPLAIN - Karla Humphrey
Hear from a Professional Chaplain about a fresh way you can make a huge difference by serving as a volunteer chaplain in a nursing home.

PRACTICAL WAYS TO MOTIVATE AND ENLIST OLDER ADULTS AND BOOMERS TO VOLUNTEER - Bobby Bragg
Develop a strong volunteer ministry with these two groups by approaching them differently.

IDENTIFYING AND REACHING LOST SENIORS - Toby DeHay
Learn to identify the lost in your church and community, and gain a strategy and a proven tool to reach them with the Good News of the gospel.

HEBREWS BIBLE STUDY: JESUS IS BETTER - Roxanne Nanney
The writer of Hebrews encourages exclusive confidence in Christ who is better than the angels, Moses, Promised Land rest, and the Levitical priesthood. Jesus presides over a better covenant, officiates over a better sanctuary, exercises a better ministry, and offers a better sacrifice. 

WHO WILL BE IN CHARGE IF…? - Austin Wilkerson
Explore a variety of planning tools including Powers of Attorney, Healthcare Advance Directives and Living Trusts and what happens if you have not done any prior planning for possible future incapacity.

PRAYING FOR THE NEXT GENERATION - John Franklin (Madisonville), Stan Lowery (Richmond)
Have you noticed today's young people often  suffer from indecision, lack of purpose, and spiritual dullness? Come discover reasons for these phenomena and how you can pray to make a difference in their lives.

BAPTIST NURSING - Dietra King (Madisonville), Charolette Rock (Richmond)
Steps to insure a safe environment as we age.

JOY IN THE MOURNING - Donna Coffey (Madisonville), Mary Jane Schoop (Richmond)
How to be ok when you're not ok. 
Helping others with their grief and how KY JOY in the Mourning can be a help.

HOW DOES THE GREAT COMMISSION APPLY TO US? - Patience Fort
The Scripture says go into all the world and make disciples. What does that look like for us today? Bring examples of how you make disciples.

ABCs of Growing Older in Christ - Jim Castlen
Priorities to help us grow in Christ as we grow older. How can we see the challengers of getting older from the joys of the Christian perspective.

SENIORS AND SUNDAY SCHOOL - Mike James
Caring for Seniors (10:45am) -  A dozen practical ways to love one another.
Teaching Seniors (12:45pm) - Using life experiences to help seniors grow in the Christian faith.