DALLAS — Business officers from Southern Baptist churches and ministries are invited to attend the annual Southern Baptist Business Officers Conference, March 18-20, in Dallas, Texas. GuideStone Financial Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention once again plays host to the meeting, which offers opportunities to learn about legislative and healthcare reform updates, as well as networking opportunities.
The conference registration fee is $145, which includes all materials, a thumb drive containing all presentations, breakfast on Tuesday and Wednesday and lunch on Tuesday. To register, visit www.SBBOC.com and select “Annual Meeting”.
The conference runs from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday, March 18, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, and from 8 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 20.
“The SBBOC annual meeting brings together experts in employment law, benefits, retirement planning/investing and other areas churches and ministries want to know about, and places them in one conference,” said Susan May, secretary/treasurer of SBBOC and a GuideStone employee. “Each year, more than 100 business officers come for these workshops and timely updates.”
Speakers this year include Ben Arment, author of Church in the Making, Dan Busby, president of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA), Danny Miller, an attorney with Conner & Winters in Washington, D.C., Michael E. Batts, managing partner of Batts Morrison Wales & Lee, P.A., an Orlando-based CPA firm dedicated exclusively to serving nonprofit organizations, as well as Dan Novak, a leadership professor and consultant.
Among the most requested sessions, GuideStone’s Donna Lively will discuss healthcare reform and its continuing impact on churches and ministries.
SBBOC’s website includes specially negotiated rates at nearby hotels and a full schedule of conference sessions. GuideStone’s office building near the heart of downtown Dallas is convenient to both Dallas Love Field and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.
For more information about the conference, visit www.SBBOC.com or contact Susan May by email.