Conference inspires ministry leaders to “catch the boomer wave”
by Leah Allen — September 12, 2014
More than 250 individuals from churches across the country “caught the boomer wave” at the second annual National Boomer Ministry Conference on Sept. 4-5 at First Baptist Church in Dallas.
Hosted by Texas Baptists Bible Study/ Discipleship Team, the conference shed light on the need for better ministry amongst the baby boomer generation.
Conference leaders pointed out baby boomers, born in the years 1946 to 1964, are now turning 65 at the rate of 10,000 per day, and will continue to for the next 18 years.
Keynote speaker Amy Hanson spoke on various subjects such as the changing landscape of adult ministry, how to begin a…
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