"And because the gracious hand of my God was upon me, the king granted my requests...And they said, "Let us rise up and build". - Nehemiah 2: 8,18
High Point, NC (PRWEB) October 08, 2013
Building God's Way (BGW), a nationwide church architect and builder network that provides a broad range of solutions to Christian ministries, will host a free seminar on Tuesday, October 15 at Centennial Station in High Point, NC. The event will feature expert speakers in the areas of church design, construction, remodeling, funding, growth, and the latest research and strategies for reaching millennials. Church leaders will learn how to build or retool facilities that are more culturally relevant and allow for expanded ministry opportunities in their community.
The keynote speaker for the seminar will be Roy Tucker, Senior Pastor of The Praising Place in Charlotte, NC. Pastor Tucker will share about his church's tremendous recent growth and how leadership has casted the vision to the congregation regarding their upcoming expansion and relocation plans. Pastor Tucker has also served on the Western North Carolina Evangelism and Home Missions Board where he was chairman and currently is a member of the Western North Carolina State Council. He is a sought-after preacher for camp meetings, conferences and revivals.
Michael Goldsmith, Senior Pastor of Timber Ridge Church in Catoosa, OK, will share proven strategies for creating the momentum necessary to expand ministry, break through growth barriers and successfully raise capital funds in any economic environment. As a pastor of more than 30 years, Michael has also been involved in training pastors throughout the U.S. and the world. He specializes in assisting churches in leadership development, capital campaigns, and developing effective church strategies, systems and processes for church growth and health.
BGW Architect, Don Mahoney, will discuss innovative design strategies to help make churches more relevant and effective in today's culture. Don will also share a cutting-edge master planning process that not only casts a vision for the future, but leverages land and facilities more effectively to generate revenue and sustain ministry growth. Don has an extensive background in church, school and performing arts architecture, designing prominent facilities with worship seating in the thousands. His expertise in architecture has been recognized with a number of national design awards, including multiple WFX Solomon Awards for Best Church Architect, Best Church Design, Best Special Project and Best Digital Church; The LCEF Arts & Architecture Award for Best Liturgical Design, and recognition among the 7 most innovative churches in America by Ministry Today.
BGW Technology consultants will also be available during the seminar to discuss a turn-key solution for high-tech and cost-effective worship technology, including audio, video, lighting and broadcast systems. As part of the Building God's Way Network of Kingdom Building Services, the BGW Tech team has worked with more than 1,100 churches to enhance their stage presentations and live events through the use of cutting-edge technology while delivering significant savings to make it an affordable construction option.
The event is being co-hosted by Construction Systems, Inc. ("CSI"), BGW's exclusive church builder partner in the state of North Carolina. Since 1953, CSI has been on the cutting edge of the construction industry. The growth and longevity of the company is attributed to its commitment to understanding and providing the best value construction solutions for each client’s specific needs. To learn more about CSI, visit their web site at http://www.csiol.com.
BGW will be hosting Rise Up & Build seminars in other cities across the country this fall. For more information or to register, call 866-249-8484 or visit the BGW seminar web page.
About Building God’s Way - BGW has become a recognized leader in ministry design and construction through its extensive experience in working with hundreds of churches, Christian schools and colleges across the U.S. BGW's trademark programs based on Biblical stewardship and ministry on the construction job site have set them apart from other church builders and includes an unparalleled network of services, including church design, church building, church growth coaching, vision casting, capital fundraising, non-profit development, financial solutions, worship technology, mobile solutions and more. For more information about BGW, call 800-552-7137 or visit the BGW web site.