About The Mantle

Moses and Joshua. Elijah and Elisha. Paul and Timothy.

In order for the next generation of Christian leaders to carry on the legacy of the previous generation, we must draw close and learn from each other. This conference will connect influential young Christian leaders with impactful ministry veterans for helpful dialogue and relevant instruction to prepare both generations for lasting Kingdom impact!

WHERE

The Heights Church (FBCDH)
7234 Lansdale Street
District Heights, MD
20747

WHEN

Friday to Saturday
September 28-29, 2018


Elijah & Elisha Conversations

At each General Session throughout the weekend, you will experience Mantle Conference-exclusive interviews between spiritual fathers and spiritual sons. These candid conversations will give you a glimpse into the years of experience and wealth of expertise of some of the most impactful ministry leaders of our time.


The Elijah Distinction


o Each year, as we gather to grow amongst generations, we honor a trailblazer and a model for a lifetime of ministry excellence. This year, we honor the dynamic duo of Archbishop Alfred A. Owens and Co-Pastor Susie Owens as our Elijah Distinction Honorees. Bishop Owens, Senior Pastor of Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church will preach our Friday night opening session. Co-Pastor Owens will lead our Saturday morning General Session.


Register Today!

In order to keep an intimate environment, space for this conference is extremely limited. Register now to secure your place at the table! The Mantle Conference will start in

Conference Schedule

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  • Day 1

    September 28, 2018

  • Day 2

    September 29, 2018

  • 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    At each General Session throughout the weekend, you will experience Mantle Conference-exclusive interviews between spiritual fathers and spiritual sons. These candid conversations will give you a glimpse into the years of experience and wealth of expertise of some of the most impactful ministry leaders of our time. Dr. Maurice Watson interviewed by Dr. Bobby Manning
    General Sessions

  • 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    This year, as we gather to grow amongst generations, we will honor a trailblazer and a model for a lifetime of ministry excellence. Archbishop Alfred A. Owens, Senior Pastor of Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church and our Elijah Distinction Honoree, will preach our Friday night opening session. On this night, we will take the opportunity to celebrate his stellar legacy, and to enjoy his stellar preaching gift.
    General Sessions

  • .9:00 am - 10:15 am
    At each General Session throughout the weekend, you will experience Mantle Conference-exclusive interviews between spiritual fathers and mothers and spiritual sons and daughters. These candid conversations will give you a glimpse into the years of experience and wealth of expertise of some of the most impactful ministry leaders of our time. Dr. Susie C. Owens interviewed by Minister Kristel Woodhouse
    General Sessions

  • 10:30 am - 11:45 am
    This informative session will cover the nuts and bolts of how to handle compensation packages, properly registering your preaching/teaching ministry, navigating ministry taxation, social security laws, housing allowances, preparing for retirement, and leaving a financial legacy.
    Workshops

  • 10:30 am - 11:45 am
    After running the majority of the marathon of ministry, how do I prepare myself to finish strong? How do I use the wisdom and skill that I’ve developed over decades of faithful service in the twilight years of my ministry? This session will encourage seasoned leaders that the most fruitful days of ministry are still in front of you!
    Workshops

  • 10:30 am - 11:45 am
    God has called you into ministry AND into marriage. How do these two fit together? This session will teach you how to maximize each of your unique gifts and supporting each other in ministry while managing a thriving marriage.
    Workshops

  • 10:30 am - 11:45 am
    What is a spiritual parent? How do I get one? What do I do with my Spiritual Father wounds? Every minister needs a spiritual parent. This session will discuss how to identify a spiritual parent, how to submit and serve under that spiritual parent, and how to get the most out of this vital, biblical relationship.
    Workshops

  • 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
    Have you been thrust into a leadership position at a young age? How do you gain respect while giving respect? How do you identify your prime movers and build necessary allegiances? This session will encourage and instruct young ministry leaders on best practices in achieving leadership positions at a young age, and how to steward this great responsibility.
    Workshops

  • 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
    God has uniquely gifted and called women to serve the local body of Christ. However, such a call comes with its own unique challenges. If you are a lady who God has called to carry the mantle of Christian leadership, this workshop is for you!
    General Sessions

  • 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
    o Are you having difficulty understanding people from different generations? Are you growing frustrated trying to work with people older or younger than you? In this session we will discuss the backgrounds, core values, and vital benefits of each generation, equipping leaders to value each other and maximize multi-generational relationships. Whether you are a Builder, Boomer, Gen X, Millennial, or iGen, this session is vital for your leadership health.
    Workshops

  • 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
    Most blow-outs begin with slow leaks. This session will discuss essential patterns from Scripture that will help you plug those slow leaks and prevent small issues become disastrous. Discuss some down to earth, field-tested, gospel-centered, biblically-based insights to empower you to finish well.
    Workshops

  • 2:45 pm
    Workshops

  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    The closing session will be a brief panel of young, impactful Christian leaders giving brief thoughts about the future of Christian ministry, the need for young leaders in the current ministry landscape, and the need for a healthy connection with our elders in order to fully realize the potential of God’s call on their lives.
    General Sessions

Our Speakers

Location

First Baptist Church of District Heights
7234 Lansdale Street
District Heights, MD
20747

September 1-2, 2017
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