Participants will be able to choose two workshops to attend on Saturday. Click on presenter's name to learn more.
Thursday (Revival) 7:00pm-9:00pm
Friday (Revival) 7:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday- Conference Luncheon: 11-12:30pm First workshop: 12:30pm-2:00pm Break 30 minutes Second workshop: 2:30pm-4:00pm Wrap up 4-5pm
Pastor Dr. Fred Luter
Franklin Ave. Baptist Church
New Orleans, LA
Pastor Dr. Robert A. F. Turner
St John Baptist Church
First Baptist Glenarden Men’s Choir
James Fenimore Cooper Male Chorus
Rev. Alex Young, Jr
Rev. Alex Young, Jr is native of Baltimore, Md. Growing up in church gave Rev. Young the opportunity to serve in many capacities such as Trustee, Sunday School Superintendent, and Chairman of the Board of Christian Education, just to name a few. His greatest fulfillment is found in his passion for teaching and preaching God’s word. He preached his initial sermon in September, 1992 and was ordained in January, 1996. Twenty years ago, Pastor Young founded Majestic Fellowship Church. He encourages spiritual development and experiences joy in seeing others operate in their spiritual gifts. Furthermore, Rev. Young has a heart for men and their place in the Kingdom of God. As a facilitator of several men’s fellowship groups, he understands the necessity and value of giving men a safe place to be transparent and to “keep it real”. Upon completing his final 3 credits at Liberty University, Rev. Young will obtain his degree in Religion. His favorite scripture is Ephesians 3:20, “Now unto Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all we ask or think, according to the power that works in us.” Rev. Alex Young, Jr. is married to Belinda Young and they are the proud parents of three amazing children.
Cyrenius Forh, Jr.
Cyrenius Forh, Jr. is an ordained Pastor, speaker, author and leadership coach. With over twenty years in Christian and business leadership, Cy (as he’s affectionately called) epitomizes the very meaning of servant leadership. He is a leadership consultant/strategist, who trains individuals and develops teams to effectively utilize core competencies, strategic planning and human capital for peak performance. With passion and purpose, he believes that every Christian’s destiny is leadership in every area of life. Although blessed with multiple gifts and talents, Cy credits his success to the immeasurable love of God, strong faith and family, faithful friends, and his unwavering zeal for helping others. Cy and his wife Win currently reside in the MD, VA and DC area, where they impact and influence many to live by God’s design.
Rev. Gilbert Thomas Garcia
Rev. Gilbert Thomas Garcia answered the call and was licensed to preach the gospel in 1996. He has spent the last twenty-one years growing in grace and the knowledge of his Savior and Lord, Jesus Christ. Ordained in 1999, Rev. Garcia has preached in 78 churches throughout seven states and the District of Columbia. Having obtained diplomas and degrees from Spotsylvania Sr. High, Concord College, and the Fredericksburg Bible Institute and Seminary, he credits the teaching of the Holy Spirit as the best education that he has received. Rev. Garcia spent twelve years serving as pastor of the First new Hope Baptist Church in Spotsylvania County Virginia and has recently celebrated his first anniversary as pastor of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church in Caroline County Virginia. Rev. Garcia is active in the community, having served three terms as the president of the Spotsylvania Sunday School union; he is the chairman of the board of directors for the John J Wright Education and Cultural Center Museum; and is an active member of the 23rd regiment United States Colored Troop civil war living historian and reenactor. In addition, Rev. Garcia is a member of Cowboys Nation--America's Team!! Rev. Garcia admits that his preaching strength really exploded when the Lord introduced him to the lovely Regina Glaze to whom he quickly said, " I do". The Lord has since ordained Minister Regina Garcia, a preacher to the people and together they are fulfilling God's will for their lives. Rev. Garcia lifts up Romans 12:1-2 as his favorite scriptural verses: Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God-this is your true and proper worship. Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve What is-his good, pleasing and perfect will.
Pastor Jonathan Lewis
Pastor Jonathan Lewis hails from Washington, DC. He accepted the Lord Jesus Christ in 1996 under the guidance of the late Bishop Dr. Fernette Nichols. Pastor Lewis has labored as a minister under Pastor E. Todd Stubberfield, In His Glory Christian Ministry, Alexandria, VA as well as Pastor Stephen Joyce, About My Father’s Business, Washington DC. He has also served on the Roster of Harvest Assembly Baptist Church, under his Pastor, Bishop Johnnie L. Abram. Rev. Lewis received the call from God to plant the church he and his wife now Pastor, Bethel Worship Center, Springfield VA since, 2005. Pastor Lewis is the coordinator/founder of Each One Reach One Ministries. He also served as overseer of Evangelism for Faith Fellowship Ministries, Washington DC for over 5 years. Pastor Lewis has been blessed to travel extensively across the United States witnessing the Gospel of Jesus Christ. He is a much sort after speaker having received invitations to preach internationally in such places as Ghana, India, Indonesia, and London. His education includes Smith Business School, Saturday Bible College, Howard University Campus, and Faith University. Pastor Lewis has been married for 21 years to CoPastor Quanetta Lewis. He is a father, and grandfather. He currently with his family resides in Springfield, Virginia. He lists his greatest accomplishment as being a sinner redeemed.
Pastor LeRoy Thomas
Pastor LeRoy Thomas hails from the great state of Maryland, and the city of Baltimore. He is married to the former Bonita Anderson also of Baltimore, MD. Pastor Thomas has spent 22 years of his life outside of the United States. He has worked for the United States government for 38 years; 24 of which were spent in the United States Air Force. Currently, he works for Maryland Department of Labor, License and Regulations (DLLR) as the state Veteran Program Manager. Pastor Thomas has given presentations nationally and abroad to many audiences comprised of educators, clinicians, authors, politicians, and faith-based organizations on topics based in Biblical Concepts or Emotional Intelligence. Pastor LeRoy Thomas is a licensed, ordained minister of the Christian Gospel, who held positions from Lay Minister in Turkey, to Associate Pastor, Executive Pastor, to Senior Pastor in the United States. Currently, he’s Pastor Emeritus of Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church West, Dayton, Ohio. Pastor Thomas states that the Lord’s call to ministry is his most cherished area of all his experiences. Pastor Thomas, has come to realize that all of his previous accomplishments here and abroad… is but by the WILL and for the GLORY of God the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost. Amen!