Georgia Baptist Sunday School Directors Summit: Friday Breakout Session Titles & Descriptions

If you are a Sunday School Director you need to attend the Georgia Baptist Sunday School Directors Summit. At this event you will learn the skills and tasks that make 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.

On Friday afternoon we begin with registration at 3:00pm but at 4:00pm is when the action really starts.  In the first general session we will have some brief introductions and quickly move into the content related to “The Mission of Sunday School” and”The Role of the Sunday School Director”.  Then at  5:00pm we have 7 Breakout sessions with topics just for Sunday School Directors.  Below is the breakout session topics.
  • “Caring for People through the Sunday School”.  One of the best things you can do as a SS Director is to lead your people in ministering to each other.  In this session you will learn how to lead your church to be a caring group through SS.
  • “Side-by-Side: Using Sunday School and Small Groups in Your Church”.  The fastest growing churches as using small groups that meet at other times than Sunday morning and they meet at places other than the church cmpus.  This session will give you the basics of leading your church to use home groups to reach and teach.
  •  “Ways to Help Your Teachers be Better Teachers” – As a SS Director you have great influnce on what is taught but also on how it is taught.  In this session learn how you can help your teachers be better teachers!
  • “Reaching People through the SS” – The SS is still one of the best ways to reach lost and unchurched people.  In this session you will gain insights into how the SS Director  can lead every class to be involved in outreach.
  • “The Pastor and SS Director Working Together” – To make an impact on your community and your church, the pastor and the Sunday School Director must function as a team.  In this session you will gain the tools needed to work together as a team.
  •  “The SS Director’s Role w/ Kid’s SS” – The most important area for the growth and health of your SS is the KIDS!  In this session you will the simple things a SS Directo can do to make a difference in the lives of children and parents.
  • “Steps in Starting New Classes” – The leading indicator for growth is starting new groups.  The person that is most responsible for starting new groups is the SS Director!  If you don’t then its not gonig to happen in your church.  In this session you will learn 5 basics to starting new groups and 5 ideas for new groups.
For more information and to register please click on the link below.
https://www.sbcworkspace.com/Pub/Event/Register/55227385

The cost of the event is $39 but after October 23rd the cost increases to $49 so don’t wait!  The cost to the GBSSDS includes all meals and lots of resources! – The event is at Heatherwood Baptist Church – October 27-28, 2017