Baylor to Host Texas Baptist Church Education Conference

June 30, 1998

{imageRef("blankspace")}Baylor University will host the 1998 Texas Baptist Church Weekday Education Conference July 9-11.

{imageRef("blankspace")}The conference is for adult teachers and directors wanting to make a difference in the lives of children and their families. More than 20 speakers will conduct 43 sessions on child education and enrichment.

{imageRef("blankspace")}Director¦s Day will be Thursday, July 9. Participants will register in Bennett Auditorium foyer at 9 a.m. Later, speakers will begin addressing this year¦s theme, ¦Just ImagineïMolding the Future.¦ Some of the topics will include ¦Molding the Future with Senior Adults,¦ ¦Avoiding Conflict Traps¦ and ¦Finding Solutions.¦

{imageRef("blankspace")}Other participants will register at 8 a.m. Friday, July 10, in Waco Hall. Speakers include Dr. Randall O¦Brien, author and Baylor University professor of religion, who will speak at 8:45 a.m. in Waco Hall. Author and Baptist Sunday School Board member Cindy Lumpkin will speak at 6 p.m. A general session and a movie, ¦Molder of Dreams,¦ will conclude the Saturday sessions.

{imageRef("blankspace")}Jon Kregelï a professional soccer player, author and founder of Jon Kregel Ministriesï will speak Saturday on how to prevent juvenile drug use. Following three conference sessions, the event will conclude after lunch.

{imageRef("blankspace")}Exhibitors will display a variety of products Thursday, Friday and Saturday in the Barfield Drawing Room of the Bill Daniel Student Center.

{imageRef("blankspace")}The conference is sponsored by Texas Baptist Church Weekday Education Association, the Church Ministries Department of the Baptist General Convention of Texas and Baylor University.

{imageRef("blankspace")}For more information, contact the Center for Christian Education at 710-2410.

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