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Saturday, September 27, 2014

Faith Baptist Church
7378 E Furnace Branch Road
Glen Burnie, MD 21060

Schedule of Events

8 am Doors Open

9 am Gathering

11am Break-out Sessions I & II and Luncheon

2 pm Gathering

3:30 pm Homeward Bound


Guest Speakers

Laurie Register is executive director-treasurer of South Carolina Woman's Missionary Union, serving as the executive officer with responsibility for administration, program, and development of the work of Woman's Missionary Union in South Carolina. A native of Alachua, Florida, she came to South Carolina in August, 1993, serving in several roles until assuming her current role in January, 2009. Laurie received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida and a Masters of Religious Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. In addition to missions, Laurie enjoys traveling, bowling, reading and spending time with family and friends.


Wendy Mindte has over 24 years of Ministry Evangelism experience both stateside and abroad to countries including: the United States, Haiti, Egypt, Israel, Brazil, Panama and Venezuela. Wendy currently serves as Strategic Initiatives Coordinator / Missionary for Ministry Evangelism, Poverty, ESL for the Mid-Atlantic Baptist Network (BCM/D). She is a conference speaker and consultant to pastors, church leaders, women’s ministries and children’s groups. Wendy’s passion is to equip believers to successfully reach their community for Christ. With husband, Pastor Bryan and their 3 children, the Mindtes have recently set out on the new adventure of becoming alpaca farmers.




Worship Led by

Sherrie McKay has been the Minister of Music at Bethany Church, Ellicott City, Maryland for more than 20 years, and enjoys developing the worship ministry and adding other art forms to the worship experience and outreach ministries. Sherrie has written and co-written many original productions which include four Children’s Musicals, three Easter Dramatic Musicals and seven Christmas Dramatic Musicals. Sherrie is passionate about using music, the arts and speaking to build up the Body of Christ and to tell the world about Jesus. She is married to husband Brendan and has three children; Jessica, Jonny and Jackson. Please pray for Sherrie and her music and arts ministry team as they travel to India in February 2015 to share the Gospel.


Ticket Cost:


If you have questions, please contact Gail Noda @ 800-466-5290 x218 or gnoda@bcmd.org

WorldCrafts will be available this year!

Conference Titles for Breakout sessions are listed below.




Conference Descriptions


Secrets to Surrender-Living Wholeheartedly-Barbara Matney   As Christian women, are we living our lives wholeheartedly for our Savior, Jesus Christ? In this conference will learn how we can Surrender, Sacrifice and Serve Him in our everyday lives.

Gotta Tell It: Empowering Girls for Missions-Jancy Glisson   Have you ever wondered what great things happen at Girl's Camp? Do you have girls at your church that would love to spend a week learning about missions, having great Bible studies and meeting new friends? Come and experience a snippet of Girl's Camp and catch the fun!

GRIEVING -- "It's Going to Be All Right"-Dale Jones   After losing a loved one, you may wonder if you will ever enjoy life again. Come to this conference to hear how God can supply comfort, peace and a will to go on living for Him daily!

Reaching Your Community for Christ-Wendy Mindte   In this conference you will be invited to come join the awakening that is happening across our region as churches are rediscovering how to best reach their community for Christ. During this conference you will gain a better understanding of Wendy Mindte’s role with the Mid-Atlantic Baptist Network/BCMD, as well as helpful resources to expand your churches collective community outreach efforts.

Waiting to Exhale- Dessie Dixon   Have you learned how to release stress in your lives on a daily basis? In this conference, you will learn how to use five minutes a day to retreat, relax and just breathe!

The Nordiac Cluster-Darkness & Light-Laurie Register   Explore a part of our world which experiences the extremes of light and dark through its seasonal changes. Light and darkness can also describe the cultures and the peoples of this region in relation to a relationship with Jesus Christ. Learn how you can pray for them and those working there, that the darkness may be pushed away, replaced by the Light of the World.

Breathe-making room for Sabbath-Melody T. Knox   With a jam-packed life, we all need some breathing room. Come hear a preview of Priscilla Shirer’s new Bible study about how we can all make space for God to speak, room for us to hear and how to set aside the activities and busyness that swallows up our rest and our peace.