4 Key Note Speakers

15+ Breakouts

7 Deep Dive Workshops

Exclusive Kendrick Brothers Movie Screening

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MAIN SESSION SPEAKERS

Mac Lake

Mac Lake

Founder, The Multiply Group

Mac is the founder of The Multiply Group. The Multiply Group helps other networks and denominations in their church planting efforts. Mac is an author, blogger, and speaker who desires to grow leaders in the local church. He has served as a pastor, church planter, and student pastor in the local church.

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Alex Kendrick

Alex Kendrick

Writer & Director, Kendrick Brothers

After serving in church ministry for 20 years, Alex now writes, speaks, and produces Christian films with his brothers Stephen and Shannon. He has spoken to churches, universities, conferences, and businesses all across America and in other countries. He has been featured on FOX News, CNN, ABC World News Tonight, CBS Evening News, Time Magazine, and many other media outlets.

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Mel Blackaby

Mel Blackaby

Senior Pastor, First Baptist, Jonesboro, GA

It was in the pioneer mission field of Canada that the Lord shaped Mel’s life for ministry.  While he is an author and conference speaker, his first love remains with ministry in the local church. First Baptist Jonesboro is literally impacting the world as it preaches in seven languages every Sunday, is heavily invested in church planting and world missions, as well being committed to reaching and training the next generation of leaders.

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MORE SPEAKERS & PRESENTERS

Panel Speakers

Workshop & Breakout Presenters

Trends & Culture Presenters

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Features and Highlights

Academic Leaders Forum – 10 am

Join professors and students from around the country as they gather to learn from one another.  Topics and presenters will be added prior to the event.

Afternoon Highlights

  • Worship & Main Session – 5 Questions for Tuning Up Your Disciplemaking Strategy
  • Tuning Up Your Disciplemaking Ministry as the Pastor – Special Track for Pastors
  • Tuning Up Your Groups Ministry
  • Tuning Up Your Kids Ministry
  • Tuning Up Your Student Ministry
  • D-Life Boot Camp Experience
  • Sustainable Discipleship Experience
  • Women as Disciplemaking Change Agents
  • Academic Presentations: Student Projects and Topics

Evening Highlights

  • Tuning Up Your Heart for Discipleship – Alex Kendrick
  • Special Video Feature: To Be Announced
  • Special Presentations: To Be Announced 

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Morning Highlights

  • Worship
  • Main Session – Check Engine: Warning Signs of a Struggling Church Disciplemaking Strategy
  • Panel Discussion: Elements of a Healthy Disciplemaking Strategy
  • Multiple Breakouts
  • Academic Presentations: Featuring Student Projects & Papers

Afternoon Highlights

  • Main Session – Fueling Your Church Disciplemaking Strategy
  • Panel Discussion: Integrating Evangelism Into Your Church Disciplemaking Strategy
  • Trends & Culture Talks: 10 Minute Challenging Talks Focused on Current Trends and Culture Issues
  • Multiple Breakouts (Repeated)
  • Academic Presentations: Featuring Student Projects & Papers
  • Main Session – Keeping Your Disciplemaking Strategy Tuned Up

Evening Highlights

  • Networking with Fellow Disciplemakers: Join a Group for Dinner (On Your Own)

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Student Paper/Project Submissions

The purpose is to provide academic and professional support for and encouragement to students pursuing degrees focused on the work of Christian Education and DiscipleMaking. The Due Date for Paper Proposal Submission is 02/23/2024. You will receive review committee notification on or before 03/8/2024.

HOTELS

The following hotels have provided special rates for DLN. But you might discover other options using your own discount travel service.

Dates Available are April 7-11, 2024.

All hotels are approximately 10-20 minutes from First Baptist, Jonesboro, GA

Some hotels reservation web banners may say “Baptist Assocation of Christian Educators 2024 Conference”

Drury Inn & Suites Atlanta Morrow

6520 South Lee Street Morrow, GA 30260

$132.00 per night

Last Day to Book: March 18, 2024

Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720. Refer to group number 10074480.

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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Atl Airport NE-Hapeville

235 N Central Ave, Hapeville, GA 30354

$125.00 per night

Last Day to Book: March 25, 2024

Call 404-844-2501. REFERENCE: Disciple Leaders Network; GROUP CODE:  BAC

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Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Atlanta I-75 South

2192 Mount Zion Parkway, Morrow, GA 30260

$129.00 (Queen); $119.00 (King)

Last Day to Book: March 25, 2024

Call: 770.603.3232.

REFERENCE: Disciple Leaders Network 2024 Conference.

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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Atlanta Stockbridge

170 Country Club Drive, Stockbridge, GA 30281

$127.00 – 137.00 per night

Last Day to Book: March 25, 2024

New Hotel

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Fairfield Inn & Suites Atlanta Stockbridge

825 Highway 138 West, Stockbridge, GA 30281

$169.00 (queen); $179.00 (king)

Last Day to Book: March 18, 2024

New Hotel

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