Worship Facilities Conference and Expo (WFX) is expanding its focus on smaller congregations for the WFX Fall in Houston, TX. The conference takes place November 5-7, 2008 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston.
Within the 55 sessions scheduled, there are now classes specifically focused on the needs of smaller churches. Covering topics from smaller church growth to financing a project and sound system basics, these classes provide the information a small church is looking for, on a scale that works for a smaller facility and budget.
Specific Classes for Smaller Churches Include:
Positioning Your Church for Growth
Presenter: Terry Bates, Founder/Executive Director, BGW | Vibrant and Senior Pastor, Faith Church, Oklahoma City, OK
Media Ministries in the Smaller Church
Presenters: Glenn Collinge, Technical Director, The Atlanta Vineyard and Sales Manager, FSR Inc.; Dennis Choy, Technical and Production Pastor, North Coast Church; Kent Morris, President, Cornerstone Media
*Basics of Lighting Design 101
Presenter: David Buerer, Product Manager, Leviton Mfg. Co., Inc.
*Sound System Basics for the Smaller Church
Presenter: Bob Langlois, Senior Technical Support Representative, Meyer Sound
*Tight Credit Markets: How to Get Your Project Financed
Presenter: Scott Rolfs, Managing Director, Ziegler Capital Markets
In addition to these specific classes for smaller churches, WFX features classes for all size churches and budgets across its four tracks in the Conference Program:
Facilities Planning, Design & Renovation Track
A/V & Lighting Track
Facilities Operations and Energy Management Track
Digital Church Strategies Track
WFX Houston also features 400 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services, dozens of special events, exhibitor-offered trainings and three unique keynote presentations.
For more information about WFX, visit www.wfxweb.com or call 800-598-6031.