Rejoice in Conference Theme!

Our God Reigns is the theme of 2010 GARBC Conference, June 21-25, in Schaumburg, IL. You won’t want to miss the expository preaching from the book of Daniel, emphasizing the power and sovereignty of God. Speakers include Daniel Davey, Tim Jordan, John Greening, Ken Spink, Joe Earle,  William Gasser, Mike Stallard, and Bernie Augsburger. Register now for the 2010 GARBC Conference.

…the Most High God rules in the kingdom of men, appoints over it whomever He chooses (Daniel 5:21)

Top 5 Reasons for Staying at the Conference Hotel

5.More time—Whether you want to squeeze in extra activities or crash between sessions, a room at the Conference location can help you accomplish that! You won’t need to travel back and forth from sessions.
4.Help cover Conference expenses—The GARBC gets a bonus and complimentary meeting space if conferees fill the Conference room block by booking rooms.
3. Incredible price—The Hyatt Regency-Woodfield is a gorgeous facility and they have generously extended a remarkable rate to our constituency.
2.Fantastic location—The Hyatt is located across the street from the Woodfield Mall (Illinois’ #1 tourist attraction), a block away from a gorgeous forest preserve, and minutes away from many family activities, including Legoland.
1. Fellowship—Stay where you friends are staying! Nothing more encouraging than gathering with old friends and making new friends in the many lounge areas throughout the hotel!

Book your reservation at the Hyatt! Room discounts for Conference attendees are available until May 19. Select “attendee” if making a Web reservation or mention that you are with the GARBC if making a phone reservation, 847.605.1234.

Nominate Council Candidates Now

Only one more week to nominate Council of 18 candidates! Thanks to the thirty-four churches (approximately 3% of churches in the GARBC) who have submitted nominations of candidates for the June Council election. Nominations submitted by state are as follows: CA (2), FL (2), IA (10), IL (4),  MI (2), NE (2), NY (3), OH (6), OR (1),  TX (1), and WI (1). Your church’s participation makes a difference! Nomination deadline is Friday, April 9. You can download the nomination form or submit nominations on line.

Attention: State Fellowships and Agencies Displaying at Annual Conference
Observers are invited to attend the Council of Eighteen general session meeting, Monday, June 21, 8:00 a.m.-noon, to be held at Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1800 East Golf Road,Schaumburg, Illinois, USA 60173. Please reserve your seat.

Time to Enter TFC Open and Group Competition

Your church’s teens can still jump into the open (non-scholarship) or group TFC (Talents For Christ) competition. It’s a great way to involve your whole youth group and prepare them for ministry. Your youth group can choose from the following categories:

  • Vocal duet
  • Instrumental ensemble
  • Small vocal ensemble
  • Large vocal ensemble
  • Puppet team
  • Drama team
  • Register your group today! Registration for the National Open and Group Competition ends May 14.