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Keynote Speakers

Friday Evening

Carmella Monk-Crawford

Carmella is the senior editor of Message magazine a community focused magazine founded in 1898 by James Edson White to reach minority communities with the gospel. Carmella understands the challenge before us as entrepreneurs seeking to engage today’s communities for Christ.

Sabbath Morning

Jose Cortes

Jose is the North American Division’s Director of Evangelism. Jose is re-inventing evangelism within the church, and he believes that the members have a calling not just to follow, but to lead the church to fulfill its mission.

Sabbath Sermon

Bill Knott

Head of the Adventist Review, Bill Knott is valued for his creative and strategic approach to business and ministry. Bill is building a team of innovative leaders for ministry and is a strong believer in members being used by God in the marketplace.

April 6-9
Doubletree Hotel

Columbia, MD

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Next to the Columbia Union Conference Headquarters




1:00pm-5:00pm          Exhibitor Setup and Registration

6:00pm-9:00pm         Membership Meeting and Elections


7:30am-8:00am          Breakfast

8:00am-9:00am          Morning Worship

9:00am-10:00am         Exhibitor Spotlight

10:30am-12:30pm     Seminars

12:30pm-1:30pm       Lunch

1:30pm-2:00pm         Networking

2:00pm-4:00pm        Seminars

Jamie Schneider: Reaching Millions with your message

Jeff Tatarchuk: Innovate or Die

4:00pm-5:00pm        Innovator’s Circle

5:00pm-6:30pm        Exhibits Open

6:30pm-7:00pm        Dinner

7:00-7:30pm               Exhibits Open

7:30pm-9:00pm        Evening Worship


8:00am-9:00am        Breakfast

9:00am-9:30am        Testimonies in Action
9:30am                        Jose Cortes Jr.: Evangelism in the 21st Century
11:00am                      Worship Service
Bill Knott

12:30pm-1:30pm      Lunch

1:00-2:00                    Ministry Exhibits

2:00-5:00                   Jackson Doggette: “Finding your ‘It’ (mission)”

5:00-5:30                   Dinner (Tickets available online)

5:30-6:30                   Plugging in your organization or career to Mission
6:30pm -7:00pm      Exhibit Area Open

7:00pm-8:00pm       Concert

8:00pm-8:30pm       Networking

8:30pm-9:30   Exhibits Open



9:00am-11:00am                      Member’s Meeting

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