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FEBRUARY 12 & 13

Foundations Class

What is Striving Together?

Press forward with fresh vision, revived strength, and renewed passion for Jesus Christ during the Striving Together Conference! We all need to be equipped, strengthened, and refreshed for the work of God. At Striving Together we hope you’ll find kindred hearts and establish encouraging friendships in the ministry.

Cost: free

Childcare: available during evening sessions for birth–6th grade


Paul Chappell

Dr. Paul Chappell

Conference Host

Dr. Chappell has been in the ministry for over three decades. In his thirty-one years as pastor, Lancaster Baptist Church has grown from a group of twelve members to one of the largest independent Baptist churches in America. The church now supports over 200 missionary families worldwide. Dr. Chappell also established Lancaster Baptist School and founded West Coast Baptist College. His preaching is heard daily on the Daily in the Word radio program, and he has authored numerous books.

Dr. Jim Schettler

Dr. Jim Schettler

Conference Speaker

Dr. Schettler spent twenty-five years ministering to college-age young people. He joined the staff of West Coast Baptist College in 2013. Dr. Schettler’s excitement for the Lord and heart’s cry to bring the lost to a saving faith in Jesus Christ permeates in his preaching, teaching, and outreach.

Dr. R.B. Ouellette

Dr. R.B. Ouellette

Conference Speaker

Dr. Ouellette has been the pastor of the First Baptist Church of Bridgeport, Michigan, for over thirty years. Since becoming the pastor, the church has grown to be the largest independent Baptist church in Michigan. Dr. Ouellette has led his church through numerous major building programs and the purchase of over fifty acres of land. Dr. Ouellette is the editor of the Preacher’s Page newsletter, and he preaches in churches and conferences all across the nation.


Monday, February 12

7 p.m.—Evening Service

Tuesday, February 13

8:30 a.m.—Breakfast

9 a.m.—Sessions with Dr. Chappell, Dr. Ouellette, and Dr. Schettler

12:15 p.m.—Lunch with Q & A

7 p.m.—Evening Service

Register for Striving Together

Plan to attend this year’s conference and let us know you’re coming!


How much does the conference cost?

The conference is completely free to everyone who attends, we just ask that you register before you arrive.

Can I bring my children?

Childcare is available for children birth–6th grade during the evening services. Children older than 6th grade are welcome to attend the services or sessions.

Is this for pastors only?

No, all pastors, ministry workers, spouses, and laymen are welcome to attend!

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