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Date(s) - Monday 4/22/2019 - Tuesday 4/23/2019

Judson Baptist Church


A two day conference designed to help with legal and accounting areas in churches, associations, and non-profit entities. This conference would be of interest to anyone who works with finances; such as, treasurers, financial secretaries, business administrators, ministers of administration or education, administrative assistants, office managers, business managers, financial committees, budget committees, director of missions, and pastors.


Please note: NO REFUNDS after April 1, 2019


Monday, April 22

Registration and Display area open

Lunch and Display area

Welcome and Introductions – Bill Gruenewald

Roc Collins

Walking break and visit Display Area

Richard Hammar

Break in Gathering Room and Visit Display area — Sponsored by GuideStone, Gary Rickman, Tennessee Representative

Breakout Session #1
Contributions – Deborah Taylor
Taking care of yourself – Tony Rankin
Legacy Giving – Bill Gruenewald and/or Chris Kelly
How to keep my church safe and secure – Mark LeMay
Keeping Children Safe at Church – Vicki Hulsey and William Maxwell

Short Break

Break Out Session #2
Tax Issues – Deborah
How to keep my church safe and secure – Mark LeMay
Trends in Church Facilities – Mark Proctor
Keeping Children Safe at Church – Vicki Hulsey and William Maxwell

Enjoy Nashville

Make sure to visit Display Area before you leave!

Tuesday, April 23

Display Area Open

Welcome – Jeff Mims

The Four Buckets of Church Facility Budgeting-Effective Strategies for Facilities Management – Tim Cool

Break in Display Area

Benefit Trends and Strategies for Today – Greg Love and Scott Charbonneau

Lunch and display area – Sponsored by the Tennessee Baptist Foundation, Bill Gruenewald, President

Breakout Session #3
Best Practices for Choosing the Right ChMS & Other Software for your church — Elliot Wood
Church Administrators role in Partnership Missions – Kim Margrave & William Maxwell
Personalities – Leon Drennan
Human Resources – Marlene Cole
Guidestone Panel Discussion – Q&A follow up to the keynote presentation – Scott Charbonneau, Greg Love and David Kaplan


Speakers Include:

  • Richard Hammar – Attorney, CPA, Author, Speaker
  • Roc Collins – Strategic Objectives Director, TBMB
  • Guidestone Financial Resources
  • Tim Cool – Cool Solutions Group

Breakout Leaders:

  • Roc Collins – Strategic Objectives Director, TBMB
  • Bill Gruenewald – President-Treasurer, TN Baptist Foundation
  • Tony Rankin – Clinical Therapist
  • Deborah Taylor – CPA
  • William Maxwell – Business Administrator, TBMB
  • Richard Hammar – Attorney, CPA, Author/Speaker
  • Kim Margrave – Volunteer Missions Specialist, TBMB
  • Mark LeMay – Facilities / Risk Management, TBMB
  • Jeff Mims – Pastor, Judson Baptist Church
  • Tim Cool – Chief Solutions Officer, Cool Solutions Group
  • Elliott Wood – Enable Ministry Partners
  • Leon Drennan
  • Mark Proctor – Associate Administrator, TBMB
  • Marlene Cole – Area Vice-President, HR and Compensation consulting, Gallagher Benefit Service
  • Vicki Hulsey – Childhood Specialist, TBMB
  • Scott Charbonneau – Managing Director Insurance Plans, GuideStone
  • Greg Love – Senior Manager Retirement Solutions, GuideStone
  • David Kaplan – Tennessee Relationship Manager Insurance Plans, GuideStone

Contact Steve Holt (sholt@tnbaptist.org) for further information.

During this event, the Tennessee Baptist Mission Board (or its agents or designees) will be photographing. You may be photographed. By your attendance, you are granting your permission to be photographed for commercial purposes and agree to the following: (1) being photographed by any means; (2) commercial or any other use of your likeness without compensation; (3) specifically waiving all rights of privacy during the photographing; (4) releasing the Tennessee Baptist Mission Board, its agents, designees, officers and employees from any liability for loss, damage, or compensation for the commercial or other use of your likeness; and (5) compliance with all rules and regulations of the Tennessee Baptist Mission Board for this event.