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BASS

A Conference for Northern California Churches
March 4-6, 2021
Hosted at Redwood Chapel
19300 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA

BASS Convention Presenter: Mel Brown

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Mel Brown

Senior Pastor
Edgewood Baptist Church
Rock Island, IL
(309)762-0211
docmel@mchsi.com
www.edgewoodbaptist.net

Doctorate in Counseling - Northern Illinois University Author - "Minister's Instruction Manual" Instructor - Moody Bible Institute, Quad Cities Extention 1980-1995 Director of the Moody Quad Cities Extension 1991-1995 Senior Pastor - Edgewood Baptist Church, Rock Island, Il 1968-2012 Recipient of 19 Academic and Professional Awards Speaker AWANA Conferences 1981-1991




2013 Workshops

Pastors: Five Essential Things About Ministry I Never Learned In School

3/8/2013

Recent surveys of those in psatoral ministry indicate half of all pastors are discouraged about their ministries and up to 90% of pastors report they feel they were poorly prepared for the problems they face in their ministries. This workshop will address their needs.


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Pastors: Dealing With Difficult People in Ministry

3/8/2013

Twenty-two percent of pastors will be fired during their ministry and most pastors who are forced to leave a church do so because of two or three difficult-to-deal-with people in their congregation. This workshop will deal with the kinds of difficult people pastors often deal with and how to better handle the problems they create. THIS WORKSHOP WILL REPEAT ON SATURDAY @ 2:15.


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Pastors: Why Pastor's Marriages Falter: Causes and Cures

3/9/2013

A large number of pastors will leave their ministries after a few years, many because of family pressures and problems. This workshop will address the major causes of marital problems, their prevention and their correction.


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Pastors: Dealing with Difficult People in Ministry

3/9/2013

Twenty-two percent of pastors will be fired during their ministry and most pastors who are forced to leave a church do so because of two or three difficult-to-deal-with people in their congregation. This workshop will deal with the kinds of difficult people pastors often deal with and how to better handle the problems they create.


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