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Equip Conference 2022

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February 26, 2022

8:00am – 2:30pm

Category: Conferences

The Apostle Paul said, “Who is sufficient for these things?” when he considered the incomparable weight of gospel ministry. This attitude of insufficiency drives the heart of every effective teacher of the Word of God to be prayerfully dependent upon the God of the Word. Join us for this year’s Equip Conference as we seek to grow in being servants of the Lord who pray fervently and effectively.

Whether you are a small group leader, a Sunday School teacher, a mentor, a pastor, an elder, some other church leader, or just a Christian who wants to grow, there will be something helpful and encouraging for you at this year’s Equip Conference.

Schedule of Events

8:00-8:30 – Check-In & Continental Breakfast
8:30-10:00 – General Session:Tom Pennington
10:15-11:15 – Breakout Sessions
11:30-12:30 – Lunch
12:45-2:15 – General Session
2:15-2:30 – Closing & Dismissal

Cost: $15 per person

Registration: Register at Newton Bible Church by February 20th, 2022 or online here (please note a small fee with occur)

About Our Speaker

Tom Pennington has served as Pastor-Teacher at Countryside Bible Church since October, 2003. Prior to arriving in Texas, he served 16 years at Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California, including as an elder. He spent his last four years there as Senior Associate Pastor and as personal assistant to John MacArthur. Prior to that, he served as Managing Director of Grace to You, overseeing the day-to-day operations of the international radio, tape, publications, and internet ministry.

Tom completed his B.A. and M.A. at Bob Jones University and served as a member of the faculty while taking additional Ph.D. classes in New Testament Interpretation. In 2013, he received an honorary Doctor of Divinity (D.D.) from The Master’s University.

Tom's role at Countryside includes teaching during the Sunday services, overseeing the church staff, and working with the rest of the elders to provide leadership to the entire church. Tom’s teaching ministry is featured on The Word Unleashed. In addition to his role as Pastor-Teacher, he is actively involved internationally in training pastors in expository preaching. Tom and his wife, Sheila, have three children, Lauren, Katie, and Jessica.