EQUIP 2019

August 10 at Champion Forest Baptist Church in Houston

Red Register Button  EQUIP registration is now open!

What is EQUIP?                                                                                                               

Every church wants more leaders. Every church wants to see their current leaders develop into better leaders. That's where EQUIP comes in. EQUIP is a conference designed for the local church and offers leadership training in all aspects of ministry. In fact, EQUIP offers 20+ areas of ministry training. Whether you are a pastor, children's minister, deacon or lay leader, EQUIP has something to help you become a better leader in your church.

The new sessions for 2019 will be on this site in just a few weeks. We are putting the finishing touches on them. To get an idea of what this event looks like we have provided last year's sessions as a sample. We will have nearly all of the same categories as before with new leaders and updated content for 2019.

Download the 2018 EQUIP book for a look at what sessions were offered this past EQUIP or scroll down to find the list of sessions in a host of categories to see what topics are explored. Or watch EQUIP 2018 sessions recorded now available online.

For a look at what was offered last year: DOWNLOAD OUR EQUIP 2018 BOOK 


Keynote Speaker for 2019                                                                                                                    

Steve Parr - EQUIP Hexagon

Steve Parr

In thirty-five plus years of ministry Dr. Steve Parr has assisted thousands of churches in strengthening their ministries by motivating and training leaders through seminars, conferences, preaching, and personal consultations. The Georgia Baptist Mission Board utilizes his skills not only in assisting local churches but in leading the missionary staff as the Vice-President of Staff Coordination and Development. One of his current assignments is leadership of an initiative to inspire Georgia churches to be more purposeful in reaching the next generation. Steve is also an author and preacher and is married to Carolyn and has three adult children, Leah, Lauren, and Larissa, two sons-in-law, and three grandchildren.


2018 breakout sessions per ministry area offered -  2019 Coming Soon                                          

Preschool/Children Children's Music Preteen Student/Collegiate Adult Home Groups Single Adult Adult Sunday School

Men Women Discipleship Family Communication & Technology WorshipAsian Equipping Churches

Evangelism SENT Missions/ESL Leadership Library Pastoral En Español  Black Equipping Churches

Date & Location

Date: August 10, 2019

Time: 8:45am-3pm          

Champion Forest Baptist Church

15555 Stuebner-Airline Rd
Houston, TX 77069


$10 with Pre-Registration on or before August 5

$15 after August 5 and at the door

Childcare is not provided.


  8:00am  Registration Opens   
  8:45am EQUIP General Session                10:00am Breakout Session #1
11:00am  Breakout Session #2
12:00pm  Lunch
  1:00pm  Breakout Session #3
  2:00pm  Breakout Session #4

EQUIP Training

Have you missed previous sessions or have a hard time deciding what sessions to go to? Visit sbtexas.com/equiptraining to see previous EQUIP sessions and other online resources.


One of the best ways to connect with us is through social media. We frequently share training, resources, and networking opportunities with our churches.


Meet The Team


Mark Yoakum 
(817) 552-2500

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