LifeWay Research Executive to Keynote Church Leaders Conference

SynergorDr. Ed Stetzer, executive director of LifeWay Research and a well-known author and conference leader, is the keynote speaker for Synergoi: Church Leaders Conference set for Saturday, January 30 at Palm Beach Atlantic University. The one-day conference for pastors and church leaders provides opportunities for professional and spiritual development.
Stetzer will look at the state of the culture and how the church might engage emerging cultural realities. Combining statistics, theology, a call to mission and a sense of humor, Stetzer will challenge and encourage church leaders to be faithful and fruitful in times like these.

In addition to Stetzer, Palm Beach Atlantic University School of Ministry faculty will present additional workshops. For more information on Synergoi, which means fellow workers in Greek, call (561) 803-2623. The event gets under way at 9 a.m. and takes place on the Palm Beach Atlantic University campus in West Palm Beach. Cost of registration is $15 or two tickets for $20 and includes lunch. After Dec. 1, registration is $25 or two tickets for $30. Online registration is open at The event is sponsored by the University’s Master of Divinity (M.Div.) program.

Ed Stetzer has planted, revitalized, and pastored churches, trained pastors and church planters on six continents, holds two masters degrees and two doctorates, and has written dozens of articles and books. He is a contributing editor for Christianity Today, a columnist for Outreach Magazine, and is frequently cited or interviewed in news outlets such as USA Today and CNN. He is the executive editor of The Gospel Project, a curriculum used by more than 400,000 individuals each week. Stetzer is also executive editor of Facts & Trends Magazine, a Christian leadership magazine with a circulation of more than 70,000 readers. Stetzer serves as visiting professor of research and missiology at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and visiting research professor at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, and has taught at many other colleges and seminaries. He also serves as lead pastor of Grace Church in Hendersonville, Tennessee, a congregation he planted in 2011.

Palm Beach Atlantic University is a private, independent university offering undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in West Palm Beach, Orlando, Wellington and online. The University is dedicated to the integration of Christian principles to prepare students for learning, leadership and service. Visit

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