When

Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 2:00 PM EDT
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Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 12:00 PM EDT

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Where

Bancroft Bible Camp 
141 Bancroft Private Dr.
Kingsport, TN 37660


 
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Contact

Al Baker
Reformed Evangelistic Fellowship

info@pefministry.org

Cost

$200.00 per person 
Includes food, lodging and literature. $50 is required at time of registration. Final payment is due by August 8th.

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Schedule

 

Thursday, April 2 

3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Registration

6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Supper

6:45 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Lecture One

8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Revival Prayer

 

Friday, April 3

7 a.m. to 8 a.m. Revival Prayer

8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Breakfast

8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. Lecture Two

10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Lecture Three

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lecture Four

12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch

1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Evangelism at the Bristol Motor Speedway

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Debriefing and Revival Prayer

 

Saturday, April 4

7 a.m. to 8 a.m. Revival Prayer

8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Breakfast

8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. Lecture Five

10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Lecture Six

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lecture Seven

12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch

1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Evangelism at the Bristol Motor Speedway

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Debriefing and Revival Prayer

 

Sunday, April 5

7 a.m. to 8 a.m. Revival Prayer

8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. Breakfast

8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. Lecture Eight

10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Lecture Nine

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Lecture Ten

12:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch

1 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Evangelism at the Bristol Motor Speedway

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Debriefing and Revival Prayer

Raising up the next generation of Evangelists.

The Three Main Objectives of this conference are:

1. To raise up the next generation of evangelists like Samuel Davies.

2. To train, equip, and deploy evangelists to serve the local church.

3. To provide encouragement and fellowship for evangelists, not only while at the conference but also in the months following the conference.

Every generation of the church of Jesus is in need of evangelists. Our generation is no different. Where shall we find them? We must send young men into the pressure cooker of obedience and see what God produces. Samuel Davies, the eighteenth Presbyterian evangelist of Hanover, Virginia, died at the age of thirty-seven, but God used him powerfully in evangelistic preaching throughout the Richmond, Virginia region, planting at least thirteen churches in the process.[1]


We are looking for young men who have a desire to be bold with the gospel of grace, who will come to Bristol, Tennessee during the Nascar races of April 4-5. If you are a pastor, missionary, street preacher, lay evangelist, or a man with a growing passion to proclaim Christ, then this is for you. Older men are also very welcome to attend. Moses was eighty when he began his ministry. We are not wanting to discourage any man from attending, though our priority is to raise up the next generation of Evangelists. Just as we do not learn to swim in the desert, we likewise cannot become effective evangelists in the classroom alone. We must go into the field. What better way to learn than by listening to qualified men speak to the issue, and then send out their students to practice. The Bristol Motor Speedway will have 160,000 people present. After lengthy times each morning of prayer and instruction from God's word, we will then go to the racetrack and practice preaching in the open air, engage in one on one personal evangelism, and gospel tract distribution. You will be challenged and inspired as you see God work powerfully through you.

The conference will start on Thursday, April 2 and go through Sunday, April 5 a few ,inutes before the race. Participants are free to leave Saturday afternoon or they can stay until Sunday morning, if they wish. Those who stay are
welcome to worship that Sunday with the nearby Eastern Heights Presbyterian Church if they wish.

Click here to learn more about PEF's Samuel Davies School of Evangelism.

Topics

Bill Adams: Practical Perserverance

Al Baker: Preach the Word

 John Barber: Evangelistic Preaching in the Kingdom of God

 

  Speakers

  Bill Adams

Bill Adams was raised in the church, Baptist and Methodist, and has never in his life not known of or considered God in his life. In 1988 upon graduation from Belmont University’s Masters in Business program the Lord called Bill to follow Him. That began a 30 year journey of following Jesus Christ and growing in the grace and knowledge of Him.

In 1995 the Lord called Bill to begin to go into the highways and hedges to preach the Word and in 2000 Bill became a full-time evangelist.

In the early years Bill preached at seemingly every concert, sporting event, parade and festival in Atlanta and simultaneously the Lord led him to travel to major sporting events like the Super Bowl, Final Four and Olympics to preach.

In 2007 Sports Fan Outreach [SFOI] was born as an effort to bring more Saints with him to preach at these sporting events and now through the SFOI George Whitefield program Bill is seeking men who believed they are called into full-time evangelism to join him to saturate the Western World with the Gospel.

Over the years millions of souls throughout the Western World have heard the Word through Bill’s preaching and the great delight of his life is knowing and preaching Jesus Christ crucified.

Bill is a confessing evangelical Anglican based on the 1662 Book of Common Prayer of the Church of England, he is a commissioned evangelist of the Diocese of the Central States of the Reformed Episcopal Church which is part of the Anglican Church of North America and is presently enrolled in the Masters of Theology program at Union School of Theology headquartered in Oxford, England.

You can read Bill’s personal theological thoughts here: Bill Adams’ Theological Writings: Views from an Evangelist.

Find Bill on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/sportsfanoutreach

 


 Al Baker

Al Baker is ordained in the Presbyterian Church in America and has been in the gospel ministry for over thirty-five years. A 1974 graduate of the University of Alabama, he received his Master of Divinity degree from Reformed Theological Seminary, Jackson, Mississippi in 1981. He received Doctorate of Divinity in Evangelism and World Missions in August 2017 from Whitefield Theological Seminary, Lakeland, Florida. Al's ministry base of operation is Birmingham, Alabama, serving as an Evangelist with Presbyterian Evangelistic Fellowship. Al is the author of four books—Evangelistic Preaching in the 21st CenturySeeking a Revival CultureRevival Prayer, and Essays on Revival. Prior to his present ministry, Al was the organizing pastor of Christ Community Presbyterian Church, West Hartford, Connecticut, serving there for nine years; and before that he was the pastor for ten years of Golden Isles Presbyterian Church, St. Simons Island, Georgia. Al has long been actively involved in foreign missions to Central and South America, Africa, India, Great Britain, Europe, Japan, and Indonesia, also traveling extensively around the United States preaching in churches and in the streets. Al and Wini have been married since 1975 and have three grown sons, three daughter-in-laws, and twelve grandchildren.

John Barber 

Dr. John J. Barber is currently Professor of Theology and Culture at Whitefield Theological Seminary in Lakeland, Florida. His role at the seminary permits him to travel as a teaching missionary in East and Central Africa, Italy, and the Middle East. Beginning in the ministry as an itinerant street preacher and tent evangelist, he has also served with Cru and as a PCA pastor. He is the author of numerous articles on Christianity and culture, as well as several books on the topic, including Earth Restored and The Road from Eden: Studies in Christianity and Culture. His most recent title is on the theology of John Frame, entitled, One Kingdom: The Practical Theology of John M. Frame.

 

[1] Below is an article written by Rev. Al Baker about Samuel Davies and the importance of raising up a generation of evangelists modeled after him.

Who was Samuel Davies? Born in November, 1723 in New Castle County, Delaware to godly Welsh parents, Samuel gained his education under the tutelage of the Revered Samuel Blair at Faggs Manor, Pennsylvania. He was only eighteen years old when the full power of the Great Awakening through the preaching of Jonathan Edwards, George Whitefield, and William and Gilbert Tennent was sweeping through Pennsylvania, Delarware, New York, and New England. Davies suffered his entire life with the ravages of tuberculosis and consequently believed he would live only a short life. He therefore rejected the call to pastoral ministry, but he was willing to serve as an evangelist. Davies was ordained by the New Side Presbyterians in 1747 and was called to Hanover, Virginia, the Richmond area. The state religion at the time was Anglican and Davies convinced the Governor of Virginia to allow him as a Presbyterian to preach there. Davies had seven different preaching stations in six counties, traveling weekly by horseback to each one. He was a powerful, eloquent, Spirit anointed, Calvinistic preacher. Patrick Henry, the great orator and major architect of the American Revolution, often heard Davies preach and said that he was the most eloquent man he had ever heard. Through Davies' evangelistic efforts, as many as thirteen Presbyterian churches were planted in the Hanover region. After Jonathan Edwards' death, Davies was called to replace Edwards as the President of the College of New Jersey (Princeton) in 1759. He continued there for two years until he finally succumbed to tuberculosis in 1761 at the age of thirty-seven. Davies was deeply committed to the Westminster Confession of Faith but he also was New Side, meaning he supported the Great Awakening as an authentic movement of the Holy Spirit.