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April 17-18, 2015 in Woodway, TX

They said to each other, “Wasn’t it like a fire burning in us when he talked to us on the road and explained the Scriptures to us?” Luke 24:32 GNT 

Have we lost our enthusiasm for the things of God?  How long has it been since your heart really burned with passion for Him?  This is an invitation to meet God.  Through worship, the Word, small group conferences, hands-on ministry, meeting missionaries and fellowship with one another, experience the splendor and magnificence of God Himself. Take a break and join us to rekindle the fire in your heart.

EVENT LOCATION

The WMU of Texas Annual Meeting and Missions Celebration will be held at the beautiful First Baptist Church in Woodway.

First Baptist Church of Woodway [Directions]
101 Ritchie Rd.
Woodway, Texas 76712

FEATURED GUESTS

Zoricelis Davila✹Zoricelis Davila, Author, Bilingual Psychotherapist

Rosenthal✹Louis Rosenthal, Senior Pastor, The McKinney First Baptist Church

Soares✹Lierte Soares, Jr. , Pastor, New England Mission Church

 

 

SCHEDULE

FRIDAY ✹ APRIL 17
10:00 a.m. Registration and The Village Open
1:00 p.m. Opening General Session
2:45 p.m. Workshops
3:50 p.m. Workshops
7:00 p.m. General Session
8:30 p.m. Acteens AfterGlow

SATURDAY ✹ APRIL 18

8:30 a.m. Workshops
9:35 a.m. Workshops
10:45 a.m. Closing General Session

An offering for the WorldTouch Endowment (general ministries) and the Touch Tomorrow Today Endowment (shared with national WMU) will be taken at the event.

Workshops

As WMU of Texas we commit to passionately tell His story, creatively empowering leaders, and obediently engaging the world. The workshop options are geared to help you do these three things.

✹Catching Fire: Igniting Our Faith in God
✹Secrets to Surrender
✹Clothed with Power
✹Finding Peace with Things You Can’t Change
✹Discovering Your Worth in Unexpected Places
✹Upside Down Results
✹Jeans on Mission (Fun Hands on Lab)
✹Missionary Conferences

Special Options Designed for:

✹Retired Missionaries
✹Spanish Speaking Attendees
✹Missionary Parents
✹Christian Women’s and Men’s Job Corps

MINISTRY PROJECT PARTICIPATION

Sub-Saharan Africa is more heavily affected by HIV/AIDS than any other part of the world. Baptist Global Response (BGR) has found that sharing a five—gallon “bucket of love” may be the most effective way to open the door to share the love of Christ with people who are at death’s door. Visit https://gobgr.org/projects/project_detail/hospice-kits for details. A detailed shopping list is available and nothing more or less should be included for the sake of custom regulations and the need for uniformity. One kit costs around $85.

A step-by-step guide for assembling the kit is available so that all items will fit properly in the 5-gallon bucket. Our goal is 50 buckets. Please let us know you are bringing a bucket by calling 888-968-6389.

 

ACTEENS AFTERGLOW

Please invite your Acteens and Acteens Leaders to Annual Meeting. We are offering a suggested Acteens Track and Afterglow just for Acteens!

Learn More… 

LODGING INFORMATION

Please note WMU has courtesy holds at the following hotel locations:

Fairfield Inn & Suites Waco South
5805 North Woodway Drive, Woodway, TX 76712
254-776-7821

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Waco South
Legend Lake Pkwy, Waco TX 76712
1-855-201-7819

La Quinta Inn and Suites
6003 Woodway Drive, Waco, TX 76712
254-772-0200
SPECIAL 15% OFF* Call 800-SLEEPLQ and ask for the TEXAS BAPTISTS discount or Visit LQ.com and use promotion code BGCT.

Homewood Suites Waco
5620 Legend Lake Parkway, Waco, TX 76712
254-644-4663

Motel 6 Waco – Woodway
7007 Woodway Drive, Woodway, Texas 76712
254-751-7400

REGISTRATION

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Everyone is welcome to attend.  Registration fee is $20.00 per person. Register online by April 10th, 2015 to receive a free gift at the event.

CHILDCARE>>> Please note that if you need child care (babies -pk) you must register before April 10th. We will not be accepting at-door registrations for child care per church request.

For assistance in registering, please call 888-968-6389.

*According to WMU of Texas policy, registration fees are non-refundable.