The Breakdown

The 2021 conference will be August 28, 2021 at Southside Baptist Church in Lufkin, TX.

Welcome – 8:45
Session 1 – 9:00
Session 2 – 10:00
Session 3 – 11:00

New in 2021 – Senior Adult Luncheon following IMPACT!
Free for all seniors attending IMPACT 2021
Make your reservation when you register.

Breakout Leaders

These are some of the leaders for our 2021 conference at Southside Baptist Church in Lufkin.

David AdamsDirector of Discipleship for Texas Baptists (BGCT)

David is Director of Discipleship for Texas Baptists (BGCT) and previously served for 23 years in Texas churches as Minister of Education/Administration.

David AdamsDirector of Discipleship for Texas Baptists (BGCT)

David is Director of Discipleship for Texas Baptists (BGCT) and previously served for 23 years in Texas churches as Minister of Education/Administration.

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Jonathan L. SmithDirector of Church Health Strategy for Texas Baptists

Dr. Jonathan L. Smith is the statewide director of Church Health Strategy for Texas Baptists. A thirty veteran of preaching and pastoring, his calling is to equip pastors and lay leaders to grow God's Kingdom.

Jonathan L. SmithDirector of Church Health Strategy for Texas Baptists

Dr. Jonathan L. Smith is the statewide director of Church Health Strategy for Texas Baptists. A thirty veteran of preaching and pastoring, his calling is to equip pastors and lay leaders to grow God's Kingdom.

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Cory LiebrumTexas Baptists Youth and Family Specialist

Cory recently began serving Texas Baptists (BGCT) as Youth & Family Ministry Specialist after serving the local church for over 20 years as a youth & family minister.

Cory LiebrumTexas Baptists Youth and Family Specialist

Cory recently began serving Texas Baptists (BGCT) as Youth & Family Ministry Specialist after serving the local church for over 20 years as a youth & family minister.

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Jennifer HowingtonChildhood Ministry Specialist for Texas Baptists

Prior to serving at the BGCT, I was a Preschool/Children's Minister for nearly a decade and received a Masters of Arts degree in Children's Ministry from Dallas Baptist University.

Jennifer HowingtonChildhood Ministry Specialist for Texas Baptists

Prior to serving at the BGCT, I was a Preschool/Children's Minister for nearly a decade and received a Masters of Arts degree in Children's Ministry from Dallas Baptist University.

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Victor L. RodriguezEvangelism Assoc. for Hispanic Ministries/Discipleship Specialist

Victor Rodriguez trabaja como Director de Evangelismo Hispano de Tejas.

Victor L. RodriguezEvangelism Assoc. for Hispanic Ministries/Discipleship Specialist

Victor Rodriguez trabaja como Director de Evangelismo Hispano de Tejas.

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Laura Smith, LPC-S, BCNCrossover Counseling

Laura has been the wife of a minister for 38+ years and a Licensed Professional Counselor and owner of Crossover Counselor for 25 years. She and her husband, Bobby, have 3 adult children and 2 grandsons. Bobby currently serves as Pastor of Holly Springs Baptist Church in the Nacogdoches/Garrison community.

Laura Smith, LPC-S, BCNCrossover Counseling

Laura has been the wife of a minister for 38+ years and a Licensed Professional Counselor and owner of Crossover Counselor for 25 years. She and her husband, Bobby, have 3 adult children and 2 grandsons. Bobby currently serves as Pastor of Holly Springs Baptist Church in the Nacogdoches/Garrison community.

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Charlie JonesMember at FBC Hallsville

Member at FBC Hallsville serving as Treasurer since 1981

Charlie JonesMember at FBC Hallsville

Member at FBC Hallsville serving as Treasurer since 1981

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Bill JonesExecutive Director of Missions - Neches River Baptist Association
Bill JonesExecutive Director of Missions - Neches River Baptist Association
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Billy BarnesSenior Adult Minister

I have been married 48 years, served as Senior Adult Minister for 20 years, have 2 children and 4 grandchildren, and love speaking about getting Seniors involved in ministry.

Billy BarnesSenior Adult Minister

I have been married 48 years, served as Senior Adult Minister for 20 years, have 2 children and 4 grandchildren, and love speaking about getting Seniors involved in ministry.

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Nathaniel KuhnsSBTC, Student Ministry

Student Associate at the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention with over 12 years of student ministry experience ranging in all sizes of churches

Nathaniel KuhnsSBTC, Student Ministry

Student Associate at the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention with over 12 years of student ministry experience ranging in all sizes of churches

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Kelley HalsdorfFBC, Forney

Kelley Halsdorf is the Women’s Ministry Director at First Baptist Forney where she has served for 14 years.

Kelley HalsdorfFBC, Forney

Kelley Halsdorf is the Women’s Ministry Director at First Baptist Forney where she has served for 14 years.

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Charles DraperSpring Baptist Church, Spring, TX

Since 2017, I have served at Spring Baptist Church, Spring TX, as the Assoc. Pastor of Families & Discipleship and have 21 years of Education ministry experience in 3 Texas churches overseeing Sunday School/Life Group, Discipleship & Family Ministry.

Charles DraperSpring Baptist Church, Spring, TX

Since 2017, I have served at Spring Baptist Church, Spring TX, as the Assoc. Pastor of Families & Discipleship and have 21 years of Education ministry experience in 3 Texas churches overseeing Sunday School/Life Group, Discipleship & Family Ministry.

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Lanette JamesFirst Baptist Church, Farmersville, Tx

Lanette James has been serving as a Kid’s Minister in Southern Baptist Churches for 28 years. She currently serves at First Baptist Church of Farmersville, Tx. She graduated with an MRE from Southwestern Baptist Seminary and has a heart and a passion for kids and their families to know and follow Jesus!

Lanette JamesFirst Baptist Church, Farmersville, Tx

Lanette James has been serving as a Kid’s Minister in Southern Baptist Churches for 28 years. She currently serves at First Baptist Church of Farmersville, Tx. She graduated with an MRE from Southwestern Baptist Seminary and has a heart and a passion for kids and their families to know and follow Jesus!

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Charles RoberdsHarmony Hill Baptist, Lufkin

I serve at Harmony Hill Baptist Church in the Techarts department, where all things communication and production related to the church are created and managed.

Charles RoberdsHarmony Hill Baptist, Lufkin

I serve at Harmony Hill Baptist Church in the Techarts department, where all things communication and production related to the church are created and managed.

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Sharon Ngai CortimiliaInglewood Baptist Church, Grand Prairie

"Sharon serves as the Minister to Children and Preschool at Inglewood Baptist Church in Grand Prairie, Texas and is a graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary where she received her Masters of Divinity with a concentration in Children's Ministry.
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Sharon Ngai CortimiliaInglewood Baptist Church, Grand Prairie

"Sharon serves as the Minister to Children and Preschool at Inglewood Baptist Church in Grand Prairie, Texas and is a graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary where she received her Masters of Divinity with a concentration in Children's Ministry.
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Steve BrazzelDOM, Unity Baptist Association

Steve has been at UBA since 2018. He has led over 50 mission trips around the world.

Steve BrazzelDOM, Unity Baptist Association

Steve has been at UBA since 2018. He has led over 50 mission trips around the world.

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CONTACT

Unity Baptist Association
www.unityba.org
bnunn@unityba.org
936.634.3734

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