In its active promotion of growth, the Southern Union engages in a variety of training for pastors, church leaders, and the laity, including:

  • Church Growth Seminars
  • Elder’s Certification Training
  • Lay Pastoral Assistant Training
  • Pastors’ Training
  • Revivals and Decision Meetings
  • Share Him Bootcamp Training for Lay Evangelists
  • Southern Adventist University (SAU) Field Schools

2015 Church Growth/Evangelism Training Schedule
January 3                Church Growth Myrtle Beach NC
January 7-10           3ABN Pillars Phoenix AZ
January 16-18         ShareHim Boot Camp Huntsville AL
January 24              Church Growth Florence AL 
February 7              EC#1 Atlanta GA SAC
February 14-21       Parables New Bern NC
February 27, 28      EC#1 Nashville TN SCC/KYC
March 7-14             Parables Myrtle Beach NC
March 20, 21          EC#2 Ft. Lauderdale FL SEC/FLC
March 27-29           EC#1 Nosoca Pines SC CC/SAC
April 4-11               Parables Auburn/Opelika AL
April 17, 18            EC#3 Lay Preaching SCC/KTC/GSC Memphis
April 22-24             Jewish Meeting NY, NY 
May 1, 2                 EC#2 Visitation Montgomery AL GSC/SCC 
May 8, 9                 EC #4 Personal Evangelism Kernersville NC CC/SAC
May15-June13       SUSAU Field School Myrtle Beach NC CC/SAC
June 28-July 1        NAD Ministral Austin TX 
July 2-11                General Conference San Antonio TX 
July 14-Aug.9        Vacation
August 11-15         ASI/NAD Jewish Advisory Spokane WA
August 21-22         Evangelism Summit Memphis TN KTC/SCC 
August 28-29         Evangelism Summit KY KTC/SCC
September 5-12      Parables Decherd TN
Sept. 19-Oct 10      Revelation’s Hope Sarasota FL
October 16-17        ShareHim Boot Camp Calhoun GA GCC office
October 24             EC#1 Elder Duties Knoxville TN GCC/SCC
October 30-31        EC #2 Visitation Hattiesburg MS SCC/GSC 
November 6-7        EC #2 Visitation Fayetteville NC CC/SAC
November 13-14    EC #1 Elder Duties KTC/SCC Indian Creek
November 16-19    SU Dept. Meeting Destin FL 
November 20-21    EC # Louisville KY SCC/KTC
Nov. 30-Dec.3       Southern Union Evangelism Council Daytona Beach, Florida
December 6-9        PELC Huntsville AL
December 12-19    Parables Murfreesboro TN