Woodbridge, VA (PRWEB) August 7, 2006
Bishop Eddie L. Long, the Senior Pastor of the 25,000-member New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia, and Co-Pastor Susie Owens, of the Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church in Washington, D.C. are among several powerful speakers coming to the Woodbridge, Virginia area September 6th through 8th for the Ministry of Excellence Empowerment Conference 2006.
The conference, open to everyone, will be held in the Washington, D.C. suburbs, and is hosted by Pastor Lyle Dukes and Co-Pastor Deborah Dukes of the Harvest Life Changers Church. Other speakers include Bishop Donald Hilliard, of the Cathedral International in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, and Bishop Carver Poindexter and Co-Pastor Lorene Poindexter of the Love of Christ Church in Alexandria, Virginia. Special guest artists include the gospel sensation Karen Clark-Sheard, the anointed and exciting Vickie Winans, powerful psalmist Maurette Brown Clark, and the Harvest Life Changers Mass Choir.
With the theme “Possessing the Kingdom Anointing,” the conference is designed to present the tools to help make ministry become more effective by providing seminars covering nearly every aspect of ministry. Dynamic workshops include Maximizing Church Growth, Building an Effective Singles Ministry, Developing Purpose Driven Youth Programs and Building an Effective Choir and Music Ministry. Leaders with first-hand knowledge and experience will teach the workshops. This is a great opportunity for pastors, church staff, leadership, those working in ministries and anyone wanting to learn about excellence in ministry to come and learn from experienced personnel. Information on conference workshops can be accessed online at http://www.harvestlifechangers.com.
A special luncheon with Pastors Lyle and Deborah Dukes will be held for pastors & spouses and associate ministers during the conference. This will present an opportunity to learn, share and fellowship while enjoying a delicious meal.
Workshop sessions and services will be held at Harvest Life Changers Church, International in Woodbridge and Hylton Memorial Chapel located within five minutes of the church. Registration for all three days is only $29 for services and $40 for the workshops and services package, if registration is postmarked by August 23, 2006. Special group rates are also available. All pastors please contact the conference ministry office and ask about the free registration.
For more information call (703) 490-4040, toll free at (877) 867-3853 or register online at http://www.harvestlifechangers.com. Please visit our website for the full conference itinerary, speakers and musical guests, workshops, hotel information, local attractions, directions and more. Harvest Life Changers Church, International is located at 14401 Telegraph Rd, Woodbridge, VA.