2018 Wyoming Southern Baptist Mission Network ANNUAL MEETING

Wyoming Southern Baptist Mission Network

Thirty-Fifth Annual Meeting

Mountain View Baptist Church
4250 Poison Spider
Mills WY  82644
November 1-2, 2018

Theme: Set The Tone

 “Let endurance have its full effect, so that you may be mature and complete, lacking nothing.”  James 1:4 (CSB)  


Opening Session

Thursday Afternoon, November 1

John Constantine, Presiding

2:00   Call to Order-Adoption of Agenda

  • Scripture and Prayer
  • Seating of Messengers – Credentials Committee
  • Welcome by Host Church – Buddy Hanson

2:15   Praise & Worship

2:20   Introduction of New State Missionary

2:40   Praise & Worship – MVBC Praise Team

2:55   Annual Sermon – Nathaniel Purvis

3:30   Break – Welcome Reception for New State Missionary


Thursday Afternoon Session, continued

John Larramendy, Presiding

4:00   Scripture and Prayer

4:05   LifeWay Christian Resources – Grant Anderson

4:15   Committee Reports

  • Committee on Committees
  • Nominating Committee – Craig Waters
  • Resolutions Committee – Resolutions Committee

4:30  WSBMN Executive Board Report – Ed Tharp

  • Budget (introduction) – Ed Tharp
  • Constitution & Bylaws Change (report on revision) – Ed Tharp
  • Miscellaneous Business (introduction)

4:45  GuideStone Report – Brian Roome

4:55  State Missionary Report – Lynn Nikkel

5:05  Dismiss

Dinner Retirement Reception for the Nikkel’s in Fellowship Hall


Thursday Evening Session

Dean Whitaker, Presiding

7:00   Scripture and Prayer

7:05   Praise and Worship

7:20   BCM Report – Ed Tharp

7:30   Election of President

7:35   SBC Executive Committee Report – Bill Townes

7:45  LIFT Offering

7:50  Special Music

7:50   President’s Report and Message – John Constantine


Executive Board Organizational Meeting Following Session


Friday Morning, November 2

John Constantine, Presiding

8:45   Scripture and Prayer

8:55   Praise and Worship

9:15   Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission Report

9:20   Regional Missionary Reports

  • Fred Creason
  • Dale Bascue
  • David Schroeder

9:50   Election of 1st and 2nd Vice Presidents

9:55   Election of Recording and Assistant Recording Secretaries

10:00  Seminary Report

10:20  Introduction of New Ministers

10:30  Break


Friday Morning Session, continued

John Larramendy, Presiding

11:00  Scripture and Prayer

11:05  Church Planting Strategies Report – Don Whalen & Zach Edwards

11:30  North American Mission Board Report

11:40  International Mission Board Report – Elias & Patricia Montalvo

11:50  Mt. Top Baptist Assembly Report – Lynda Roark

12:05  Benediction


Friday Afternoon Session

Dean Whitaker, Presiding

2:00   Scripture and Prayer

2:05    Praise and Worship

2:20    Testimonials

2:30    Discussion and adoption of 2019 Budget

2:45    Miscellaneous Business (must be submitted in writing by end of Thursday)

3:00    WMU Report

3:10  Committee Reports

  • Resolutions Committee (adoption)
  • Time, Place and Preacher Committee

3:25    Special Music

3:30    State Missionary Message

4:10    Recognition of Officers (switched order)

  • Other Recognitions

4:30    Dismiss with Recognition of new State Missionary with Prayer and Commitment


Convention Hotels

RAMKOTA HOTEL                                              LAQUINTA INN
800 North Poplar 307-266-6000                           400 West “F” Street 307-265-1200
$75/room/night                                                     $65/room/night

Ask for WSBMN Block & Rate, Make reservations by October 18th


Other Meetings:

November 1st, 9:00am-Noon, at Mountain View Baptist Church
Messages from God’s Word
Worship & Fellowship

November 2nd, 9:00am-Noon, at Evansville Baptist Church  459 3rd Street, Evansville
IMB & NAMB Missions
Worship, Inspiration & Fellowship
WMU Meeting

* Childcare for both meetings at Mountain View Baptist, starting at 8:00am
All-Seminary Breakfast
November 2nd, 7:00am, at the Ramkota Hotel Ballrooms
Seminary Speakers from Gateway Seminary & New Orleans Seminary
Network provided, no cost