Men's Conference set to refresh, invigorate

Men's Conference set to refresh, invigorate

Training for godliness is the focus of 2013 Men's Conference, which will bring pastors, and Christian leaders together for a time of encouragement at BBC&S this summer.

"God's Gym" is the theme of the May 16-18 event, offering men spiritual growth and revitalization. The annual retreat-style conference includes general sessions, hands-on workshops, along with plenty of relaxation and fellowship.

General sessions will explore what it means to train to be godly and discover the difference between works-righteousness and works of the Spirit. Conference workshops will provide practical ways for training in "God's Gym."

BBC&S"I enjoy hearing different views of the Word from different people," said 2012 conference attendee Harvey Scelso of Atco, NY. "I love the Lord, and this keeps me in touch with him. I really look forward to it, to recharging my batteries."

Registration, schedule, and details are online at

Regular cost for the weekend is $120, with discounts available through April 15. Pre-conference activities include workshops, pizza party, open gym, and breakfast, and cost only $15.

Inside the Conference
Pastor David Whiting (BBC, 91; BBS, 01) is the keynote speaker for the conference. A 20-year ministry veteran, he is the lead pastor at Northridge Church in Rochester, NY.

Read more about David here.

Conference activities include sports tournaments, bowling, paper rocket competition, a Minute-to-Win-It competition, and a Rotunda song fest.

On-campus housing and meals are included in the registration. Pre-conference housing and meals registration is also available.

More Summer Events
Nearly 4,000 people attend camps and conferences every summer at BBC&S. Links to all summer events and programs are online at

Annual events include the Golf Tournament the LYFE Women's Conference, Boot Camp, and Teen Leadership Conference.

Five different sports camps offer athletic training and spiritual instruction for athletes of all ages. The Big Blue and Defender sports camps develop athletic and leadership skills as well as build character and sportsmanship.

Read more about summer sports camps here.

Sports camps are open for students from kindergarten through high school.

Baptist Bible College & Seminary offers an outstanding Christian education through on-campus, online, and other distance learning options. Students go beyond the ordinary, learning to serve with excellence as they gain critical leadership and life skills.

To learn more, go to or call 570.586.2400.

Posted on: 3/27/2013 8:56:54 AM

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