Running Out of Money?
Is your church making cutbacks in its budget? Would your leadership team like help in looking at your church’s financial picture and finding ways to optimize the resources the Lord has given you? GARBC administrative team members Jim Vogel and Michael Nolan are available for financial consultation. For more information, contact Jim or Michael, 1.888.588.1600. Also, look forward to attending the “When the Plate Is Empty” workshop at the upcoming 2011 GARBC Conference!
Kimberly Mallory, Camp Gilead program director, extends the following invitation:
Bring your team of 8–20 students to Camp Gilead in Carnation, Wash., to serve in our day camp program! Our day camp director will train your students and facilitate our program through their hands and feet. Your students will have the chance to lead groups of campers, K–3rd grade, and share the gospel with them in daily activities as well as Bible study. There is NO COST for you other than getting to Camp Gilead. Evenings are free to relax and regroup, sight-see, or debrief. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for weeks available.
Summer Staff Positions at Camp Gilead, Wash.
Camp Gilead, Carnation, Wash., is seeking young men and women who love Jesus, kids, and the outdoors to serve in resident camp programs for eight weeks. Paid positions available: male and female counselors, dirtboard instructor, lifeguard, and assistant cooks—all in a setting that promotes spiritual growth. Please visit www.campgilead.org for an application or e-mail email@example.com for information.
Advancing the Church Conference
The staff of Calvary Baptist Seminary in Landsdale, Penn., invites you to attend the Advancing the Church Conference, February 22-25. Keynote speaker Mark Dever, pastor of Capitol Hill Baptist Church, Washington, D.C., will address the following topics: Overview of I Corinthians, The Sufficiency of the Bible for the Church, Membership & Discipline, and Creating a Culture of Mentorship and Discipleship. This conference is part of a bi-annual series focused on providing resources to pastors for growing healthy local churches. For more information or to register, see http://www.cbs.edu/atc.
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary Invites Public Comment
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary is seeking comments from the public in preparation for its periodic evaluation by the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC/NCA).
A team from ABHE will visit the school March 21–23, and a team from HLC/NCA will follow on April 4–6. The public is invited to submit comments regarding the school directly to its accrediting agencies.
Public Comment on Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary:
The Association for Biblical Higher Education
5850 T. G. Lee Blvd., Suite 130
Orlando, FL 32822
The Higher Learning Commission
230 S. LaSalle St., Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution and its academic programs. Comments must be in writing and signed, and the letter must include the name, address, and phone number of the sender. Comments will not be treated as confidential. All comments must be received by Feb. 21.