Missions Conference

September 16th to 18th

Gordon Taylor & Steve Woodman will be with us for this missions emphasis weekend!

Schedule of Events


  • 6:00 PM – Fellowship Dinner
  • 7:00 PM – Gordon Taylor on “The Global Mission”
  • 7:20 PM – Steve Woodman on “The Local Responsibility”


  • 11:00 AM – Workshop Session – Gordon Taylor on “The Promotion of Missions in the Local Church”
  • 12:15 PM – Catered Lunch
  • 1:00 PM – Workshop Session – Steve Woodman on “Foreign Missions and the Local Church”


  • 9:45 AM – Gordon Taylor on “Reports about the Foreign Fields”
  • 11:00 AM – Steve Woodman on “The Call of Scripture”
  • 1:45 PM – Gordon Taylor on “Reports from the Foreign Field”
  • 6:00 PM – Steve Woodman, preaching at the Reformed Baptist Church of Scranton

About the Speakers

Gordon Taylor

Gordon Taylor served in pastoral ministry for more than 40 years. He was pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Greene, IA from 1969 to 1975 and pastor of Sycamore Baptist Church near East Moline, IL from 1975 to 2008. While at Sycamore he led the church through a Reformation, which culminated in adopting the London Baptist Confession in 1987. In 2008 Gordon was appointed as the coordinator of ARBCA. Gordon is married to Rayna, and they have four children and fifteen grandchildren.

Steve Woodman

Steve Woodman grew up in Marathon, Ontario, Canada, on the north shore of Lake Superior. Steve is a graduate of Spurgeon Baptist Bible College in Mulberry, FL. Prior to his time in pastoral ministry Steve served the Lord for nine years as a Christian school teacher at Heritage Christian School in Owensboro, KY. Steve has been in pastoral ministry for fifteen years and currently serves as pastor of Arbor Church in Dayton, Ohio, where he has ministered since 2005. Steve has been married to Melissa since 1993, and they have four children.