Hand of God 2016

God’s Hand in Royal Palm…

2015 ANNUAL DINNER/MEETING GUEST INTERVIEWS                God’s Hand through Royal Palm – 2015

FBC, Naples:  Hayes Wicker, lead pastor; Todd Stearns, worship;  Steve Hayes, counseling; Larry Rigley, senior adults;  David George, Hispanic ministry; (Bob Shubring, Protected Harbor)

New Pastors:  Gary Merkel, Interim specialist; Timothy Pigg FBC, Immokalee;  Gray Harwell. Olga BC; David Pleasant, CityGate (FBC, Ft. Myers);    In 2016:  Mitch Bradshaw, Lee Blvd. BC, Lehigh;  Chris Butler, North Naples BC;  Mardo Jimenez, Estates BC, Naples;  David Gold, Crossroads BC, Ft. Myers;    Open pulpits:  McGregor BC, Ft. Myers; Caloosa BC, LaBelle; Copeland BC, Copeland.

Pastors’ Networks:  Rony Prophete & Daniel Garcon- Haitian Pastors’ Network;  Hector Gomez & Dax Urbina- Hispanic Pastors’ Network;  Kevin Taylor- Student Pastors’ Network

Church Planting:  Kevin Bradley, New Life Church, Bonita-Sponsor church;  Kevin Fletcher, Connect Church, N. Naples- New church;  Nolen Rollins, Legacy Church, Estero- 3 Church Plants and GPS Life Journey

Best Practices:  Jim Wigton, FBC, Cape Coral- Sat. nights services;  Phil Simcosky, East Naples BC- Community partnering;  Ron Smith, Connection Church, Cape Coral-Relocation & Build-outs;  Shawn Critser, Beach BC, FM Beach- Retreat & Food panty ministry and SonCoast Coffee.

Partner Ministries:  Jim Wendorf, Faithful Life Publishing; Les Morgan, Royal Palm Counseling;  Tony Kerns, Life Touch Directories; Paul Hatfield, Biblical Stewardship

Children’s Ministries:  Kathy Miller & Melanie Musick, Lifeline Family Center, Cape Coral;  Rita Massey, McGregor BC, SW Florida Children’s Network/Chosen Conferences;  Amy Wiggins, Florida Baptist Children’s Home; Paola Quintero, SW Florida

Florida Baptist Convention:  Wayne Briant, S.W. Regional Catalyst; Mike Rhine, FB Financial Services;  Cindy Bradley & Carol Clark, Florida Baptist Women’s Ministry/Missions