Minister's Enrichment Day set for November 12

Minister's Enrichment Day set for November 12

Valuable instruction on ministry finances and a special time of fellowship for pastors and their wives are set to be featured at Baptist Bible Seminary's fall Minister's Enrichment Day.

The Tuesday, November 12 event runs from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at the Stowell Seminary Building on campus.

James Rickard, Director of the Stewardship Services Foundation, is the keynote speaker. Practical workshops will be offered in the afternoon by BBC&S faculty and staff.

The cost is $15 per person or $25 per couple. It includes buffet lunch, refreshments throughout the day, and handouts.

Online registration is available here.

For details or questions, contact Paul Golden at or 570.585.9396.

Finances and Ministry
The day is an important one for many ministry leaders.

"I come to Minister's Enrichment Day because it does what it says - encourages and enriches," said Pastor Brendan Saunders of Lighthouse Community Church in Old Saybrook, CT. "Both morning sessions hit exactly on what I am dealing with in my ministry."

This fall's general sessions and workshops focus on financial decisions in ministry and give helpful tips for wisdom in stewardship.

Keynote speaker James Rickard has more than 40 years of business management and accounting experience. He travels across the country speaking to pastors and churches on family finance, estate planning, leadership, church finance, and clergy income tax issues. He serves as Director of the
Stewardship Services Foundation, an organization that provides tax preparation services for pastors and missionaries.

Three general sessions are scheduled, as well as a workshop hour, with three hands-on classes to choose from.

Workshop speakers include Tom Bevan, Executive Director of the BBC Foundation, BBS faculty member Dr. Bill Arp, and adjunct BBC faculty member and gifted women's Bible teacher Joanna Arp.

Workshops will discuss church budgeting and principles from I Timothy 6, giving attendees practical take-home tips.

Register for the day here.

Baptist Bible Seminary offers students a genuine blend of rigorous academic content and transformational hands-on applications. Six advanced degrees are available in several affordable and flexible formats.

To learn more, call 800.451.2287 or email

Posted on: 10/15/2013 8:42:21 AM

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