Church Growth Seminar 2022

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Church Growth Seminar 2022 is a separate event from Kingdom Fellowship Weekend 2022. It is held at the same venue immediately prior to the opening of Kingdom Fellowship Weekend on Friday, August 26, 2022. This seminar will focus on growing the church by making disciples among the unsaved and the unchurched. This seminar is organized by the Church Planters’ Forum.

NOTE: Registration required even without lodging. See Registration & Lodging section below.

Brochure: (brochure coming soon)

Livestream: (connection info to be posted later)

Theme: “Making Disciples Among the Unsaved and Unchurched”

Schedule of events

Friday morning

  • 10:15 – Brunch
  • 11:15 – Singing, Announcements, and Prayer
  • 11:30 – “Making Disciples in the Poorest of Countries”
    -by Barry Grant, Hicksville, Ohio

Friday afternoon

  • 12:15 – Topic on Church Growth
    -speaker to be announced
  • 1:00 – Break
  • 1:15 – “Teams that Work: Calling, Screening, Walking Together”
    -Panel discussion; speakers to be announced
  • 2:30 – Dismissal
  • 4:30 – Supper

Registration and Lodging

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Registration is open. Registration required even without lodging.

Opportunity will be given to contribute financially through freewill offerings towards the rental of the campground, food costs, and a love gift for the speakers.

The campground has multi-family cabins, dorms, hotel rooms, and tent / RV sites. Lodging accommodations are limited; please register well in advance.

If you’re coming

If you arrive Thursday evening, check-in is open 7:00-9:00 p.m. on Thursday.

If you arrive Friday morning, check-in is open 12:00-5:30 p.m. on Friday.

A donation box will be available to help with the cost of the seminar and noon meal. Suggested donation: Families: ($25 – $50) | Singles: ($15 – $25)


For questions regarding Church Growth Seminar 2022, please see the Church Planters’ Forum website, email, or contact one of these coordinators (below):

Ernest Eby, State College, Pennsylvania, (814) 325-7898

Assistant Coordinators:
Wendell Martin, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, (570) 765-2707

Kent Hawbaker, Hagerstown, Maryland, (717) 372-6215

Andrew Kurtz, Granby, Massachusetts, (413) 552-9230