Medical Missions and the Local Church
Saturday, September 23, 2017
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sponsored by Samford University’s Center for Faith and Health, Beeson Global Center and Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions, the Medical Missions and the Local Church conference is for pastors, staff and mission team leaders who have not yet engaged in medical missions, as well as medical professionals who want to explore their call to medical missions.
The cost of registration is $20, which covers the cost of a meal.
All events in Samford's Brock School of Business (BSOB) Regions Room unless otherwise noted.
7:30-8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. Welcome
8:35 a.m. Announcements
8:40 a.m. Opening Prayer
8:45 a.m. “A Biblical Mandate for Medical Missions”– Dr. Danny Wood
9:45 a.m. Break
10 a.m. “How Short Term Medical Volunteers are Essential in our Long Term Strategies to reach the Lost”– Dr. Larry Pepper
11 a.m. “What is Your Passion?” – Dr. Rebekah Naylor
12 p.m. Lunch and Transition to Breakouts
12:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
Pastors / Church Leaders: “How to be an Effective Mission Team Leader” - Dr. Hale, BSOB Room 269
Medical Professionals: “How to be a Strategic Volunteer” - Dr. Naylor and Dr. Pepper, BSOB Room 279
2 p.m. Break
2:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions
Pastors / Church Leaders: Title TBD - Dr. Parks, BSOB Room 269
Medical Professionals: “Getting Connected with Opportunities to Serve” - Dr. Naylor and Dr. Pepper, BSOB Room 279
3:15 p.m. Conference Concludes from Breakout Sessions
Convocation credit will be available for Samford students.