Public Speaking Course

Have you ever wished that you could improve your public speaking skills?  Or wondered how bivocational pastors find the time to improve their communication skills?  Then this course is for you! Presented by Wayne Geiger, pastor and doctoral student at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, this course is designed specifically for bivocational preachers and teachers to equip [...]

By |2018-08-31T01:10:26-05:00August 31st, 2018|Education, Equipping Leaders, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Public Speaking Course

BR-KC Partners with Dan Southerland to Resource Pastors

Dear Pastors/Staff, Recently, we became aware that Dan Southerland, pastor of Westside Family Church in Lenexa was transitioning toward retirement.  Dan is a Kingdom-minded, Kingdom-expanding pastor who has planted 19 churches in the Greater KC area and over 200 house churches overseas.  He has a passion to continue mentoring and consulting with pastors and church [...]

By |2018-05-01T11:35:17-05:00May 1st, 2018|Equipping Leaders|Comments Off on BR-KC Partners with Dan Southerland to Resource Pastors

Associate Director’s Report June 2017

12 “Indeed, all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted. 13 But evil men and impostors will proceed from bad to worse, deceiving and being deceived.” Paul makes this perennially true statement in II Timothy 3 which accurately describes the disintegration of morals and the cultural hostility believers have witnessed in [...]

By |2017-06-22T21:29:36-05:00June 22nd, 2017|Equipping Leaders|Comments Off on Associate Director’s Report June 2017

Worship Workshop for Pastors

Pastors, We hope you’ll plan on joining us for our next Legacy Cohort meeting on February 14 at Country Meadows Baptist Church, 4901 Lee’s Summit Road, KCMO from 10am to noon. Legacy Cohort is a monthly fellowship for any pastor, staff member or church member who desires to help their church be more effective in [...]

By |2017-03-08T11:36:00-06:00February 9th, 2017|Equipping Leaders|Comments Off on Worship Workshop for Pastors

Pastor, You Are Not Alone: Associate Director’s Report

I work among and converse with pastors and staff members of Southern Baptist Churches nearly every day of the week in a variety of settings.  Let me assure you that none of them are having an easy time of it.  If it’s not stressful issues within the church they are addressing it is the slow [...]

By |2017-03-08T11:36:00-06:00January 9th, 2017|Dr. Hammer Updates, Equipping Leaders, Newsletter|Comments Off on Pastor, You Are Not Alone: Associate Director’s Report

Disciple-Making Training

Next Thursday, June 30th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (lunch included) Tower View Baptist Church will be hosting a 4 Fields training for those seeking tools to multiply disciples.  We invite you to come test drive these tools and learn how they can be applied in your context. Registration:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gospel-conversations-discipleship-tickets-25212694849

By |2017-03-08T11:36:12-06:00June 30th, 2016|Equipping Leaders|Comments Off on Disciple-Making Training

Williams-Farmer Preaching Fellowship Hosts Another Great Event

Pastors and preachers from all over the Kansas City metro area gathered in the new Spurgeon Library on the campus of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary last Friday for their annual Williams-Farmer Preaching Fellowship.  This event, hosted by Blue River-Kansas City Baptist Association is an annual conference dedicated to helping pastors hone their preaching skills to [...]

By |2017-03-08T11:36:13-06:00May 18th, 2016|Equipping Leaders, Newsletter, Past Events|Comments Off on Williams-Farmer Preaching Fellowship Hosts Another Great Event