Young Ministers Track

This schedule for ministers 39 and younger provides an entire track of relevant classes, interactive learning experiences, and opportunities to network with your colleagues.

Monday, September 27

10 & 11 a.m."Partners in Trust: Best Practices for Elders & Ministers Working Together"Dr. Carlus Gupton
2 p.m."Developing Healthy Relationships with our Church Members: Paul's Guidelines in 1 Timothy 5:1-2Panel Discussion: Dr. Kevin Burr (moderator), Harrison Dell, Patterson Morgan, Melissa VanZant
3 p.m.Colleagues Circles (Participants will meet in small groups to discuss their responses to the previous session in light of their own ministry experiences)Facilitator: Dr. Kevin Burr
4:30 p.m.CELEBRATION OF MINISTRY DINNER: All ministers and their spouses are our honors guests.After-dinner speaker: Noel Whitlock, "The Priviledge of Preaching"

Tuesday, September 28

8 a.m. - noonPreachers Workshop: "Preaching through Daniel"Dr. Devin Swindle
2 p.m."How to invest to make a significant difference in your life and ministry," Part 1Dr. Jim Martin
3 p.m."How to invest to make a significant difference in your life and ministry," Part 2 (participation in part 1 is a prerequisite for part 2)Dr. Jim Martin
4 p.m."Vices and Virtues in Ministry"Dr. Phil Thompson
8:30 p.m.Young Ministers Reception at StarbucksHosted by Dr. Matt Carter (HST) and Dr. Kevin Burr

Wednesday, September 29

10 a.m."Keep your Head in all Situations (2 Timothy 4:5): Responding to Ministry Changes with Wisdom and Maturity"Scott Laird
11 a.m."How to Raise Objections without being a Jerk"Bob Turner
2 p.m."Puffed Up or Built Out?: Ministering with Confidence & Compassion"Dr. Matt Carter
3 p.m."But if not..."Jason Wilder (Sermon Challenge Winner)

Contact Us

Mailing address:
Harding University
Box 12280
Searcy, AR 72149-5615