General Assembly

Ministers' Meeting & General Assembly

April 20-21, 2023

First Church of God, Jefferson, MO

"Helping Small Churches Thrive"
Guest Speaker: Karl Vaters

Karl Vaters

Registration this year is 1/2 of the regular price!

This year, we are hoping to have as many people as possible join us for our Spring Ministers Meeting and General Assembly! The Governance Board, in wanted to encourage your participation, has provided for a reduced registration this year. Your registration includes a ticket to the banquet.

 $36.50 per Registration
$20.50 Spouse Registration

Banquet only: $12.50
Register Online
Hotel Information
GA Schedule

You may be familiar with his work, the author of several books such as Small Church Essentials, Field-tested Principles for Leading a Healthy Congregation of Under 250, 100 Days to a Healthier Church and The Church Recovery Guide, How Your Congregation Can Adapt and Thrive After a Crisis. His primary focus is to resource and encourage the small church pastor.

Let's learn and grow together - so make plans to attend NOW! We will be offering this resourcing opportunity at an exceptionally low cost to encourage as many as possible to attend!

Here's where your can learn more about Karl Vaters. Helping Small Churches Thrive

Hotel Information

Capital Inn Best Western Plus
1937 Christy Dr, Jefferson City, (573) 635-4175
King $129.00 Double $129.00
Book Reservation here or call. Mention FCOG - General Assembly group room block. Reservation for the Capital Inn must be made by March 31, 2023 11:59PM. After this time, subject to regular hotel rate and hotel room availability.
Quality Inn & Suites
1716 Jefferson St, Jefferson City, (573) 634-4040
$87.00 King
Holiday Inn & Suites
1590 Jefferson St, Jefferson City, (573) 658-9077
King $159.00 Double $149.00
Travelodge by Wyndham
1710 Jefferson St, Jefferson City, (573) 415-0241
King $95.49 Double $92.49 (Senior Discounts will be given)

2023 Missouri Ministries Meeting & GA Agenda

Thursday April 20, 2023
11:30am - 1:00pm Check-In and Late Registration
1:00pm - 4:30 - Karl Vaters - Helping Small Churches Thrive Part 1
5:00 - Dinner on your own
7:00pm - Evening Worship Service - Rev Brandon Hunter

Friday April 21, 2023
8:30 - Prayer time
9:00 - 11:30 - Karl Vaters Helping Small Churches Thrive Part 2
2:00 - 3:30 Missouri Ministries Business Meeting
5:00 pm - Missouri Ministries Banquet at FCOG Fellowship Hall,
supported by the Weslyan Financial Foundation
7:00pm - Evening Worship and Ordination Service - Rev Dennis Lester
8:30pm - Credentials Reception sponsored by Servant Solutions