2018 Georgia Baptist Sunday School Directors Summit

Second Baptist Church
301 Tomberlin Road, Waycross, GA 31503-8061

November 2-3, 2018

If you are a Sunday School Director you need to attend the Georgia Baptist Sunday School Directors Summit. When you leave this event you will have learned the skills and tasks needed to make you a great Sunday School Director. You will hear from some of the finest Sunday School leaders and you’ll get to network with other Georgia Sunday School Directors. This event will provide you with the tools needed to lead your Sunday School and you will gain insights in your role of leading all age groups in your church.

Here is the schedule for the GBSSDS.

Friday, November 2
3:00pm – Registration

4:00 – 4:50pm – Session #1
  • “The Purpose of the Sunday School”
  • “The Role of the Sunday School Director”
  • “The Sunday School Planning Team”
5:00 – 6:00pm – Breakout Sessions
  • “Starting New Groups” – Dr. Tim S. Smith 
  • “Move Beyond the Lesson to Mission” – Jonathan Jordan
  • “The Three Doors of Your Group” – Mike Taylor
  • “Helping Teachers become Better Teachers” – Wayne Poling
  • “The Top 10 Things to Do To Make Sure Your SS Is Reaching New People” – Richard Edfeldt 
  • “Leading a RUTless Sunday School” – Greg Benfield
  • “How to Have a Sunday School that Connects with Students” – Ricky Smith
  • “Helping Young Families Feel Welcome in Your Sunday School” – Diane Roberson
6:00 – 6:45pm – Supper (provided at the church)
7:00 – 8:15pm – Worship w/ Worship Leader-Darren Aldridge and Keynote Speaker-Eric Rentz, pastor at First Baptist Church in Ludowici
Saturday, November 3
8:00am – Registration w/ Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 9:45am – Session #2
  • “Know Your Possibilities”
  • “Enlarge the Organization”
  • “Enlist & Train Leaders”
10:00 – 11:45am –  Session #3
  • “Provide the Space”
  • “Go After the People”
  • “Develop Life Changing Bible Study”
  • “How People Learn”
  • “Sunday School Growth/Evaluation Plan”
12:00 – 12:45pm – Lunch (provided at the church)
12:45 – 2:00pm – Session #4
  • “Sunday School Growth/Evaluation Plan”
  • “Vision”
  • “Evaluation and Needs”
2:15 – 3:30pm – Session #5
  • “Priorities”
  • “Improvement Desired”
  • “Actions”
3:30pm – Dismiss

For more information and to register please click on the link below.

The cost of the event is $39 but after October 30th the cost increases to $49 so don’t wait!  The cost to the GBSSDS includes all meals and lots of resources!