International Bivocational and Small Church Celebration:
Yes, You Can!

June 26-28, 2014

The International Bivocational and Small Church Celebration is designed to equip pastors of small churches with a vision for the future and the practical skills necessary to help bring that vision to fruition in their ministry. Can you revitalize your small church? Can you still reach the lost people in your community? Can you build a ministry that will continue to be fruitful well into the future? Yes, you can! Join us for a refreshing time of worship, teaching, and fellowship, and return to your ministry with a renewed vision and passion for the ministry.

  • Speakers: Johnny Hunt and Pastor Jonathan Falwell
  • Worship Leader: Charles Billingsley
  • Breakout Sessions: Lead by various pastors and church leaders


Registration fee includes meals.

  • Pastors: $20
  • Spouses: $20
  • Children: Free

***Registration is now closed***

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Schedule of Events

Thursday, June 26, 2014

3:00–5:00 PM Check-in – Hancock Welcome Center
6:00–8:00 PM Welcome Session & Address with Pastor Jonathan Falwell and Special Music from Charles Billingsley – Towns Alumni Lecture Hall
8:00–9:00 PM Reception (with light refreshments) – Jerry Falwell Library Atrium

Friday, June 27, 2014

8:30–9:00 AM Worship & Devotional – Towns Alumni Lecture Hall
9:00–10:15 AM Breakout Session #1 (locations TBA)
10:15–10:45 AM Break (with light refreshments) – DeMoss Hall Grand Lobby
10:45 AM-Noon Breakout Session #2 (locations TBA)
Noon–1:00 PM Lunch – Reber Thomas Dining Hall
1:005:00 PM Free Time
5:00–8:00 PM Banquet & address with Dr. Johnny Hunt (location TBA)

Saturday, June 28, 2014

9:00–9:15 AM Worship
9:15–10:30 AM Breakout #3 (locations TBA)
10:30–11:00 AM Break (with light refreshments) – DeMoss Hall Grand Lobby
11:00 AM–Noon Final message from speaker, Dr. Johnny Hunt – Towns Alumni Lecture Hall
Noon–1:30 PM Lunch – Reber Thomas Dining Hall

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Breakout Sessions

  • Discover the Biblical Basis for Bivocational Ministry - Dr. Philip Yang
  • Develop a Financial Plan for Bivocational Ministry - Dr. Philip Yang
  • Start Over Again - Dr. Johnny Hunt
  • Finish Your Course With Joy - Dr. Ray Gilder
  • Share Your Heart With Other Ministers' Wives - Jean Beachum
  • Train Ministers and Laymen in Your Area - Benny Matthews
  • Lead Your Association to Help the Smaller Church - Dr. Sing Oldham
  • Be a Friend to the Bivocational and Small Church Pastor - Dr. Sing Oldham
  • Turn Around a Declining Church - Dr. Ray Gilder
  • Lead a Short-Term Mission Team - Danny Sauder
  • Lead Your Church to Grow - Bobby Clark
  • Plant a New Church - Joe Young
  • Discover God's Will for Your Life - Dr. Philip Caples
  • Thrive as a Pastor's Wife - Pennie Clark
  • Get the Training You Need - Dr. Philip Caples

Lodging and Activities

Campus Tours

During your free time, all guests are encouraged to register for campus tours provided through the Hancock Welcome Center. There's nothing like visiting Liberty University and taking a tour of our beautiful campus to understand what it's like to be a Liberty student! See the campus, visit classrooms, eat in the cafeteria and much more as a visitor to our school.

See what the campus tour has to offer and schedule your tour!

Campus Recreational Facilities

Liberty University is pleased to offer our Bi-vocational and Small Church Pastors Conference guests discounted rates for access to some of our famous campus recreational facilities, including Snowflex, the Lahaye Ice Center, and our extensive trail systems. Hours of operation and entry rates will be provided for all guests at check-in.

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