Go Georgia 2017: Feature Speaker – Sam Rainer

We are excited to have Sam Rainer with us at Roswell Street Baptist Church as one of our Feature Speakers.  Please read his bio and make plans now to be in his sessions in August –Register NOW!

Sam Rainer serves as president of Rainer Research and as co-founder of Rainer Publishing. He is also the lead pastor at West Bradenton Church in Bradenton, Florida. He earned a bachelor of science in finance and marketing degree from the University of South Carolina and a master of arts in missiology degree from Southern Seminary. Sam has authored the book, Obstacles in the Established Church, and co-authored the book, Essential Church. Along with frequently speaking at conferences, Sam is currently studying for a Ph.D. in leadership studies at Dallas Baptist University and he maintains a blog, samrainer.com.

Sam will be leading the following sessions…

Reaching Millennials with Sunday School and Small Groups
Why is it harder now than in the past to assimilate young people through group settings? We’ll discuss key reasons why and provide some insight into how to solve the problem.
MARIETTA, SESSION 1, Friday, 2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m., Gym

The Future of Sunday School and Small Groups
We will discuss what a healthy body of believers looks like in the future of the church and how to best connect millennials in the coming years.
MARIETTA, SESSION 2, Friday, 4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Gym

Five Simple Ways to Make YOUR Sunday School Class or Small Group Great
You may not be able to make every class in your church great, but you can start with your own group. These five simple steps will help move your class forward.
MARIETTA, SESSION 3, Friday, 6:45 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Gym

Creating a Clear Purpose for Your Small Groups and Sunday School Classes
Far too often, small groups and Sunday School classes lack cohesion to the overall purpose and vision of the church. We’ll discuss how to create and refine a purpose so groups know what they are supposed to accomplish within the overall direction of the church.
MARIETTA, SESSION 4, Saturday, 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Gym


This year we have a great lineup for Go Georgia 2017 –  Please find more information & registration at gogeorgia.net.