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  • Students Play Hard, Learn to Build Up the Body of Christ

    Students Play Hard, Learn to Build Up the Body of Christ

    Students Alive! kicked off day three of the 2017 conference with two great sessions featuring Matthew Malin (Piedmont International University) and Caleb Acree (Faith Baptist Bible College). For the morning activity, students attacked opposing squads in some rousing matches of ...more

  • Faith Baptist Bible College Hosts Reception

    Faith Baptist Bible College Hosts Reception

    Alumni and friends of Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary enjoyed cheesecake, fellowship, and giveaways following the last evening session of the 2017 GARBC Conference. Dr. Jim Tillotson, Faith’s president, served as speaker. Attendees of the reception also heard updates and ...more

  • Taking the Gospel to the City

    Taking the Gospel to the City

    “What you have to decide is, is the church going to be a haven of grace?” The question Steve Viars poses is a probing one. At a surface level, of course, every church would reply in the affirmative. But isn’t ...more

  • Youth Ministry: Obstacles . . . or Opportunities?

    Youth Ministry: Obstacles . . . or Opportunities?

    In his youth ministry workshop on Wednesday morning, Josh Jones of Breesport (New York) Baptist Church asked a question that can be transformative to any ministry: Are we frustrated by the obstacles we face, or are we burdened for the ...more

  • Compassion Ministry

    Compassion Ministry

    “If we asked our neighbors to just brainstorm words that come to their minds when they think about our church, how long would it be before the word ‘compassion’ would come to their lips?” Steve Viars, pastor of Faith Church ...more

  • When God Purifies His Church

    When God Purifies His Church

    “It pays good money to be a hypocrite today,” said Pastor Mike Hess of Calvary Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant, Iowa, at the beginning of Wednesday morning’s general session. “It pays a lot of money.” He described the wealth that ...more

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Conference Galleries

  • 2012 Conference in Review

    2012 Conference in Review

    Conference attendees joined together to reflect on the theme “Authentic Church.” Featured speakers teamed together to present 10 expository sermons from 1 Timothy. Other events ...more

  • 2010 GARBC Conference Photo Gallery

    Use these handy links to find photos for the 2010 GARBC Conference. Photo coverage by Darrell Goemaat, David Bosket, and Jason LaBombard. Monday Photo Gallery Tuesday Photo ...more

Conference Audio

  • Union with Christ: Our Future [Audio]

    Union with Christ: Our Future [Audio]

    General Session – Union with Christ: Our Future Wednesday Morning, July 1, 2015 Paul Hartog, vice president for academic services and dean of Faith Baptist Bible College, ...more

  • Speakers Panel [Audio]

    Speakers Panel [Audio]

    Ken Floyd moderates a Speakers Panel with Tim Jordan, John Greening, and Paul Hartog. Thursday Morning, July 2, ...more