Spring Gathering 2017 will feature some of Kentucky’s beloved Fellowship Baptists on April 21-22 at First Baptist Church in Corbin. Amanda Standiford, as CBF Kentucky Moderator Elect, has been responsible for organizing the event.
Visit the CBF Kentucky site for more in formation and to register: CBF Kentucky Spring Gathering
Friday opens with a luncheon where we will recognize some new faces to CBF Kentucky, including some representatives of churches who joined the Fellowship since last Spring. Friday afternoon will feature some of CBF Kentucky’s brightest young stars sharing their passions and hopes for the future in an afternoon session entitled “Discovery Next: Meet the Future of the Fellowship.” Devita Parnell, young Baptist ecosystem for CBF Global, will participate in this event. Speakers include: Richard Hughes, student at Simmons College of Kentucky; Alex Lockridge, minister of youth at First Baptist Corbin; Lauren McDuffie, associate pastor at First Baptist Morehead; and Micah Spicer, pastor of First Baptist Fort Thomas.
Baptist Seminary of Kentucky will hold their annual banquet on Friday night. Make your reservations here: http://bsk.edu/2017-bsk-banquet-registration/. Worship that evening will feature proclaimers Kristy and Zach Bay of First Baptist Church of Middlesboro.
Saturday’s breakout sessions include panel discussions from Kentucky church leaders around the themes of “Enriching Worship,” “Becoming Neighbors,” and “Redefining Church.” The CBF Illumination Project will offer a report.
Finally, Saturday worship will feature dean of Baptist Seminary of Kentucky, Dalen Jackson, and friends leading us in the celebration of Holy Communion.
We hope you’ll join us April 21-22 in Corbin for Spring Gathering 2017!
Friday, April 21
12:00pm - Fellowship Luncheon
1:30pm - Discovery Next: Meet the Future of the Fellowship
5:30pm - BSK Banquet
7:00pm - Business Session
7:45pm - Worship
9:00pm - Fellowship & Book Signing
Saturday, April 22
9:30am Breakout #1
10:30am Breakout #2