The public proclamation of the gospel in the context of local church life is a matter of life and death for everyone connected to that church. At this conference, we are seeking to equip local churches in evangelism. You will hear messages that focus on evangelism and the individual, evangelism and the family, and evangelism in the church. We pray that this experience will be for the improvement of evangelistic activities at all levels of church and personal life.
JeremiahCry Ministries in conjunction with NCFIC is hosting the Aggressive Power of the Christian Church Conference at Hope Baptist Church in Wake Forest, NC.
Scott T. Brown is the President of the National Center for Family-Integrated Churches and pastor at Hope Baptist Church in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Scott graduated from California State University in Fullerton with a degree in History and received a Master of Divinity degree from Talbot School of Theology. He gives his time to expository preaching and local pastoral ministry, as well as conferences on Biblical doctrine and church and family reformation. He and his wife Deborah have four grown children. Scott helps people think through the two greatest evangelistic and discipleship institutions God has provided — the church and the family.
Stephen Hopkins is a pastor/elder at Burnet Bible Church in Burnet, Texas. He is a board member with the newly formed Texas home-school group, FORGE Ministries (Families Obediently Restoring Godly Education). His passions are family worship, open air preaching, and defense of pre-born children. Steve and his wife, Sandra, have been married for 30 years and have sixteen children and four grandchildren.
Paul Carrington is a member of Hope Baptist Church in Wake Forest, NC. He has been married to his wife Melinda for 20 years, and they have six children. Previously, Paul has served as a missionary in Kenya and the Dominican Republic. Currently, he works as an executive for a cloud computing company.
Jason Dohm is a full time pastor at Sovereign Redeemer Community Church in Youngsville, NC (www.sovereignredeemerchurch.com). He graduated from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1992 with a B.A. in education and proceeded to a lengthy career in electronics manufacturing. Jason has been married to Janet for twenty-three years and has six children
Eric Ogea is an elder at Grace Reformed Baptist church in Hurst, Texas where he has been laboring since 2010. He provides oversight for JeremiahCry Ministries as an extension of the local church and he is a member of the JeremiahCry Ministries advisory board. He has a passion for preaching the Word of God, ministering to families and evangelizing in his community. Eric enjoys spending time outdoors and appreciating God’s wonderful creation. He and his wife, Karen, are blessed with three grown children and four grandchildren.
Jeff Rose is the founder of JeremiahCry Ministries whose mission is to work with the local churches in raising up, equipping, and sending out a whole new generation of preachers who go to the streets preaching the hope of the Gospel. This mission birthed The Herald Society conferences where many can attend and be equipped in doing the work of an evangelist. Jeff became a christian while involved in a personal training career and shortly before becoming a gym owner. He was introduced to open-air ministry and has preached outdoors now for twelve years. Jeff has been married for seventeen years to Pearl, and they have seven children.They now live in Fort Worth, Texas and are members of Grace Reformed Baptist Church.
David Griffin is an evangelist from New Jersey, sent out by The Body of Christ Church. He has also been involved with JeremiahCry Ministries for the past 4 years and labored in Camden, NJ, Philadelphia, at College Campuses and abortion clinics with Jeff Rose. He also had a role in forming and organizing the Herald Society. David has been married to his wife Esther for 8 years and they have 2 children.
||SB introduction, and “Preaching that Breaks Men's Hearts” - Jeff Rose (JeremiahCry Ministry Founder / Member of Grace Reformed Baptist Church
||"Evangelism of Christ" - Eric Ogea (Pastor / Elder Grace Reformed Baptist Church)
||Fellowship Hall Open
||Men’s Prayer Meeting
||Keynote 3, “Evangelism and the Individual: God's Power Made Known through Frail Men” - Dave Griffin (Open air preacher / JeramiahCry Ministry Advisory Board / Member of The Body of Christ Church in NJ)
||Keynote 4, “Evangelism and the Family” - Steve Hopkins (Pastor / Elder Burnet Bible Church / NCFIC Regional Facilitator)
||Keynote 5, “Evangelism and the Church” - Eric Ogea (Pastor / Elder Grace Reformed Baptist Church)
||Keynote 6, “A Heart Set on Fire” - Jeff Rose (JeremiahCry Ministry Founder / Member of Grace Reformed Baptist Church)
||Keynote 7, Paul Carrington and Jason Dohm, Local church mobilization for Evangelism
||Going Forward, Scott Brown