Priority of Preaching

Priority of Preaching

co-sponsored by
South Carolina Baptist Convention and First Baptist Church, Spartanburg

February 5 - 6, 2018

FBC Spartanburg
250 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29306

February 5 – 6, 2018

First Baptist Church Spartanburg
250 E Main St
Spartanburg, SC 29306

Monday – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The event will enable participants to:

  • Tap into the giftedness they don’t know they have
  • Receive a fresh understanding of their gift of preaching
  • Engage in a reinvestment to the Word of God

Morning refreshments and Lunch will be provided.

Books will be given to attendees, and practical sermon preparation seminars will be provided throughout the schedule

Featured Speakers

  • Monday Morning – Clayton King – Drawing the Net

    Founder and President of Crossroads Summer Camps, Crossroads Missions, and Clayton King Ministries, Teaching Pastor at NewSpring Church, Distinguished Professor of Evangelism, Anderson University

  • Monday Afternoon – Tony Merida

    Tony Merida is the founding pastor of Imago Dei Church in Raleigh, N.C. He also serves as Associate Professor of Preaching at Southeastern Baptist Seminary in Wake Forest, NC

  • Tuesday Morning – Jim Shaddix

    Jim Shaddix serves as Professor of Preaching at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC, occupying the W. A. Criswell Chair of Expository Preaching.

  • Tuesday Afternoon – Robby Gallaty

    Robby Gallaty is the Senior Pastor of Long Hollow Baptist Church in Hendersonville, TN.


We have secured a block of rooms at the Spartanburg Marriott, 299 North Church Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306, with a rate of $145. This rate is good only until January 5th, 2018.  For reservations, contact Crystal Pace at 864-591-3236 and reference “Priority of Preaching”.