Frequently Asked Questions


This African American Preaching Conference was planned by 30 ministers from multiple denominations to emphasize the distinctive relationship between churches and the Christian academy. The featured preachers are anointed, trained scholars and practitioners. In 2019, the program will particularly emphasize the historic liberating voice of the African American pulpit in light of the 400th anniversary of the beginning of slavery in the United States.

The conference will be held at George W. Truett Theological Seminary, 1100 South 3rd, Waco, TX 76705 on the campus of Baylor University at the corner of Dutton and South 3rd.

The conference will run from the morning of September 24, 2019 through the evening of September 26, 2019.

Click here to fill out a registration and payment form.

Yes, the Legacy Banquet will be held at noon on September 25, 2019 and is included in the registration cost.

Yes, the conference will include “Five Things Your Church Needs to Know” breakouts focused on law, accounting, public health, social work, and social media.

Assisted off campus parking and valet service will be provided.

A limited number of rooms are available at the hotels below. To reserve a room at these rates, you will need to call the hotel directly and reference the Group Code provided.

Holiday Inn Express (5701 Legend Lake Pkwy, Waco, TX) - $129
254-732-1028
Group Code: AAP

Residence Inn - Marriott (501 S. University Parks Drive, Waco, TX) - $149
254-714-1386

Hotel Indigo (211 Clay Avenue, Waco, TX) - $159.99 (single), $169.99 (double)
254-754-7000
Group Code: African American Preaching

Home 2 Suites (2500 Bagby Avenue, Waco) - $119
254-752-4400
Group Code: GAP

Please call 254-710-6874 for any questions related to the conference.