I will be speaking at the National Conference on Preaching 2014 in Atlanta, Wednesday, May 14, 2014. I am scheduled to speak during the evening service that begins at 7 pm. Your prayers are appreciated. And if you are in the Atlanta area, consider this an invitation to attend. Thanks.

Date: May 15, 2014
Time: 07:00-09:00 p.m.
Event: Speaking @ The National Conference on Preaching 2014 | Atlanta
Sponsor: Preaching Magazine
Venue: Crosse Point Church
678-812-4500
Location: 1800 Satellite Boulevard
Atlanta, Georgia 30097
United States

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