Vision 20/20 - June 26, 2017
2017 Vision 2020 is a one-day event on Monday, June 26, 2017, at LaPlata New Life Church, 9690 Shepherds Creek Place, La Plata, Maryland for all pastors and delegates. The conference will include breakout sessions and an inspiring rally that celebrates past victories and focuses on next steps to make more disciples for Christ. Registration will begin at 8:00 am with the first business session beginning at 9:00 am. Event speaker is Pastor Dana Stauffer of the Fruitland Emmanuel Wesleyan Church Campus, Zip Code 21826!
Breakout sessions include: Creating a Life-Giving Experience, Pastors Kenneth Wagner and the United Team from Dover United; How to Energize Your Church to Live & Breathe Oikos, Pastor Todd Crofford of Mechanicsville Real Life Church; The Importance of Creative Arts within the Church, Pastor Mark Tennefoss of Dover United; and Five Steps to Multiplication, Executive Pastor Tim Kirkpatrick from New Life LaPlata Church. Click here to read a full description of each breakout session and click here to register for a session. Session availability is on a first come basis.
You may purchase a boxed lunch for this one-day event by clicking here. There will be a 50- minute break for lunch so it is advised that attendees take advantage of the boxed lunch purchase. The box lunch is a pre-purchase option and will not be available after Monday, June 12, 2017.
Suggested housing for those wishing to arrive in the LaPlata area on Sunday evening before conference includes: Courtyard Marriott – Waldorf, 3145 Crain Highway, 855-516-1090; Hampton Inn – Waldorf, 3750 Crain Highway, 844-207-7292; and Hilton Garden Inn – Waldorf, 10385 O'Donnell Place, 844-693-1239. For those arriving on Sunday Evening, a night of worship will be held at the New Life LaPlata Church. More details coming soon.
Welcome to the Chesapeake District of The Wesleyan Church! The Chesapeake District encompasses the states of Maryland, Delaware, a northern portion of Virginia and the District of Columbia. Sixty Wesleyan churches are located within the borders of these states and on any given Sunday nearly 12,000 people will attend church at one of our locations. We exist to create and empower local churches to reach their communities for Jesus Christ. Our vision is to see 20,000 new disciples and 20,000 in primary worship by 2020.
The Wesleyan Church is an evangelical, Protestant denomination. Our churches offer the good news that faith in Jesus Christ makes possible a wonderful personal relationship with God, a holy life empowered by His Holy Spirit for service, and assurance of eternal life in heaven. Our ministries emphasize practical Bible teaching, uplifting worship, and special programs to meet a variety of life needs. Thank you for taking time to explore, to learn, and to pray about how you can be involved. You are invited to join this team!
The Chesapeake District comprises of churches in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware and Washington DC.