Men’s Fall Conference

Temptations Men Face: Power, Pleasure, and Possessions

November 11, 2017
Upper Room / 9 am – 2 pm

 Join us as Todd Smedley, Senior Pastor, and Robert Norris, Teaching Pastor challenge and equip us to face temptations common to all men, as we learn from the failures of the characters in the time of King David and discover the redemption that flows from the True King of David.

Cost is $12 which covers donuts, coffee, and lunch. Register online or in the lower level of Halverson Hall before, between, and after Sunday morning worship services. Email  Tom Dolch for more information or call 301-564-0247.


9 am / Coffee and Donuts

10 am / Session 1
“Prestige: Saul’s Success Slips from His Hands”
1 Samuel 18:6-18

10:45 am Break

11:15 am / Session 2
“Pleasure: David and Bathsheba”
II Samuel 11:1-12:25

Noon / Lunch

1 pm / Session 3
“Pride: Absalom’s Insatiable Quest for Glory”
II Samuel 15-19

Cost: $12.  Register online or in the lower level of Halverson Hall before, between, and after Sunday morning worship services on October 15, 22, 29 and November 5.  For more information or to register personally, call Tom Dolch at 301-564-0247.

Previous Conferences:

2016: Studies from the Life of Joseph, “Resilient Men in Tough Times.”

This conference was led by Dr. Smedley and Dr. Norris on November 12, 2016.  Messages entitled When Brothers Turn on You, When Fortunes Turn, and The God Behind Life’s Turns were taught.  Those unable to attend the conference may contact Dr. Norris for handouts and outlines.

2014: Finding, Knowing and Doing the Will of God

Dr. Norris taught on issues concerning men’s relationship and responsibilities to Jesus Christ, to His Church, to their families and to the world around them.  The conference was split into three sessions

2013: Creating Discerning Christian Men

From John’s first letter, Rob examined the nature of Christian discernment.  Notes from each session can be found below.


For more information relating to any of our Men’s Ministry, please contact  Dr. Rob Norris.