The Light on the Hill Serving the Light of The World

Encouraged to Endure Conference 2019

Our bi-annual church conference is July 25-27th. Our guest speakers this year are John Snyder (Pastor of Christ’s Church in New Albany, MS & the producer of the “Behold Your God” series) Joseph Mahlaola (Professor at Christ Seminary & Pastor at Christ Baptist Church in Polokwane, South Africa), and Larry McCall (Pastor at Christ’s Covenant Church in Winona Lake, IN). Schedule for conference is provided below registration.

John Snyder

Dr. John Snyder is founding pastor at Christ Church in New Albany, MS. He completed his Ph.D. in Puritan and eighteenth-century theology at the University of Wales. He is one of the producers of the “Behold Your God: Rethinking God Biblically” DVD and Study Curriculum.

Joseph Mahlaola

Joseph Mahlaola is a professor at Christ Seminary in Polokwane, South Afria. He is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Education in Ministry at Southern Seminary. Joseph has over several years of experience in lecturing, and as a pastor and missionary. He is an elder at Christ Baptist Church, Polokwane.

Larry McCall

Larry now serves as the educational pastor of Christ’s Covenant Church in Winona Lake, Indiana. He was the lead pastor there for thirty plus years. In addition to pastoring, he enjoys speaking at retreats and conferences as the Lord provides opportunities. He has written a number of articles and is the author of two books, Walking Like Jesus Did and Loving Your Wife as Christ Loves the Church. Larry received his BA in New Testament Greek in 1976 and MDiv in1979 from Grace College and Theological Seminary. In 1993, he went on to complete his Doctor of Ministry at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Illinois.


Thursday, July 25

Session 1

6:15 pm—Missionary Presenter, Brother David Brown, Christ Baptist Church, Murfreesboro, TN

Preacher—Brother Larry McCall

7:30 pm—Break

8:00 pm—Missionary Presenter, Brother Joel Walsh, Church Planter, Alma, KS

Preacher—Brother Joseph Mahlaola

Friday, July 26

Breakfast—7:30-8:30 am

Session 2

9:00 am—Missionary Presenter, Brother Samuel Bopurri, Reformed Baptist Church, Vinuconda, India

Preacher—Brother Brett Beasley

10:00 am—Break

10:30 am—Missionary Presenter, Brother Rusty and Sister Brenda Carney, Tokyo, Japan

Preacher—Brother Joseph Mahlaola

11:30-1:15 pm—Lunch on Your Own or Lunch Provided by Second Baptist Church during informational meeting on Sanctity of Life Issues, Missionary Presenter Jon Speed

Session 3

1:15 pm—Missionary Presenter Bryan Sullivan, Redeemed Community Church, Fairland, IN

Preacher—Brother Larry McCall

2:15 pm—Break

2:30 pm—Missionary Presenter, Grace Baptist Partnership, United Kingdom

Preacher—Brother John Snyder

Dinner Break—Dinner served at the church from 4:45-6:00 pm

Session 4

6:30 pm—Missionary Presenter, Brother Member Ngobeni, Christ Baptist Church, Polokwane, South Africa

Preacher—Brother Joseph Mahlaola

7:30 pm—Break

8:00 pm—Missionary Presenter, Brother Joe Zbinden, Steel City Baptist Church, Benton, IL

Preacher—Brother John Snyder

Saturday, July 27

7:00-8:30 am—Breakfast served at the church
Q and A with conference speakers in Fellowship Hall, 7:45-8:45 am

Session 5—July 27

9:00 am—Missionary Presenter, Brother Jacob Ketchens, To Every Tribe, Los Fresnos, TX

Preacher—Brother John Snyder

10:00 am—Break

10:30 am—Missionary Presenter, Brother Joseph Mahlaola, Christ Seminary, Polokwane, South Africa

Preacher—Brother Larry McCall