Conclave Conference To Bring 900 Ministers And Youth Leaders Here Jan. 31-Feb. 2

Thursday, January 24, 2013

The Conclave conference is expected to bring 900 ministers and youth leaders to the Chattanooga Convention Center Jan. 31-Feb. 2.  

Conclave is a training conference for youth ministers, their spouses, lay leaders who work with youth and high school students who are leaders in their youth groups.  

It is sponsored by the combined efforts of the State Baptist Conventions of Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee.

The conference is not open to the public. 

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