Beside Still Waters is an elder workshop by elders for elders. Get to know other elders in the Oklahoma area while listening to our wonderful speakers. These speakers are all elders or former elders themselves and have a passion for encouraging and training elders. Below is a list of our speakers, their subjects and a schedule for the workshop:


Lessons on Growth

This is Why I Am An Elder - Steve Bailey

Guarding Unity Between the Elders - Max Pope

Growing Together: Preachers and Elders - Howard Norton

The Heart of Leadership - Dr. L. Ken Jones


8:30-9 AM - Registration (coffee and donuts provided)

9:05-9:35 AM - This is Why I Am An Elder lesson by Steve Bailey

9:40-10:25 AM - Guarding Unity Between the Elders lesson by Max Pope

10:40-11:25 AM - A Conversation with Max Pope and Mark Coleman about elder unity, training, and selection.

11:25 AM-12:10 PM - Lunch (provided)

12:10-12:55 PM - Growing Together: Preachers and Elders lesson by Howard Norton

1:10-1:55 PM - The Heart of Leadership lesson by Dr. L. Ken Jones

1:55-2:10 - Departing Thoughts

Date - September 14th 2019

Location -

Mannford Church of Christ

101 Farrow Dr. 

Mannford, OK 74044

The workshop has no cost and is for all those in leadership positions and those interested in being leaders in the future. If you would like to attend or have any questions about the workshop let us know by calling us at 918-865-4342 or emailing us at 

Listen to our most recent workshop's lessons here:

Phone: 918-865-4342

Address: 104 Farrow Drive 


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