Pastor's Conference

  • February 24, 2023 to February 25, 2023|2:30pm – 12:00pm
  • Coordinator: Jarrod Lamberth
  • Email:

First Baptist Church of Gonzales and Parkview Baptist Church of Baton Rouge are excited to welcome Dr. Jim Shaddix for our 2023 Pastors' Conference, "Christ Our Wisdom." The conference is for men who serve as pastors or church staff, and will be held at First Baptist Church of Gonzales on February 24th & 25th, 2023. Cost is $50. There is also an optional fellowship on Friday morning at Top Golf in Baton Rouge for an additional cost.

About Jim Shaddix:

Jim Shaddix serves as Professor of Preaching at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC. He also serves as a Senior Fellow for the Center for Preaching and Pastoral Leadership, which exists to resource pastors in local churches. Jim has pastored churches in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana and Colorado, and also served as Dean of the Chapel and Professor of Preaching at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in New Orleans, LA.

Dr. Shaddix is the author of The Passion Driven Sermon , Decisional Preaching, and co-author of Power in the Pulpit, and Progress in the Pulpit, both with Jerry Vines, 2 Peter and Jude with Danny Akin, and Psalms 51-100  with David Platt and Matt Mason, both in the Christ-Centered Exposition commentary series. Jim and his wife, Debra, focus much of their attention on discipling and mentoring young leaders and spouses. They have three grown children and nine grandchildren.


Friday, February 24, 2023

2:30- Registration, Bookstore open, refreshments
3:00- Session #1
4:00- Session #2
5:00-6:30- Dinner on site
6:45- Session #3
8:00- Session #4- Panel Discussion
Dismiss at 9:00-9:15

Saturday, February 25, 2023

  8:30- Breakfast
  9:00- Session #5
10:15- Session #6 - Panel Discussion
11:15- Session #7 (concluding by Noon)


To register for the event, please click here.

Back to all Events

Latest Sermon

The Struggle We All Know, Part 1

Jan 29

Next Upcoming Event

Feb 2

News & Announcements

Life Action Energize

Sep 24