Kelvin J. Cochran at the age of 7 he became a Christian, and he dreamed that one day he would be a firefighter. He became a firefighter with the Shreveport Fire Department in 1981. In 2008 he was appointed Fire Chief for the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department under Mayor Shirley Franklin. In August 2009 he was appointed by President Barack Obama to head the United States Fire Administration in the Department of Homeland Security.  In June 2010 he was recruited back to serve as Fire Chief under Mayor Kasim Reed and served until January 2015. Kelvin made national headlines when he was suspended for 30 days without pay in late November 2014 over a self-published book he had written called, Who Told You That You Were Naked? in which Cochran deals with a Biblical view of marriage and briefly mentions homosexuality; In January, he was terminated.


Dwight Keith - "How to live a supernatural life in these dark times” - We can live a God directed life and successfully fight the evil that is eating up the world around us through the power of God’s Holy Spirit!

Larry Veal - "Grow Weary in Doing Good, I Don't Think So." This workshop is designed to bring encouragement, hope and faith to those who are in the field laboring for Christ. Goal is to introduce and accentuate on tools to use that will enable one to keep going in the midst of trials, guilt, and feelings of defeat.    Galatians 6:9

From Atlanta and Other Areas West and Midwest

Take I-20 East towards Augusta. Take Exit 114 (Madison/Eatonton exit) and turn right (south) onto Highway 441/129. Travel about 12 miles until you see a large, rectangular, stone sign on the right which says, "University of Georgia, Cooperative Extension Service, Rock Eagle 4-H Center." Turn right and drive about 2.5 miles until you see a smaller version of this stone sign. Turn right. Drive down the hill to the guard house (at the stop sign). Follow the white and black signs to your destination.


 

 

Dr. Mark Rutland is back as the Key-Note Speaker for the 38th Annual Georgia Men’s Advance. Since the beginning, Mark has been the most asked for speaker all 38 years, and always has a message that the Lord has directed him to give. Please come and bring your male family members and friends. We all but guarantee a life changing or life enhancement experience!

Holy Smoke Hangout is for our male youth and young adults. Music, games, testimonies, and group fun is at the Pavilion on the Lake.

Bring your friends, your instruments, and be ready for a great time of meeting new friends and lots of fun at the lake.

Speakers

Chad Craig - "Jesus made disciples. Jesus called us to follow Him to become disciples. Jesus commanded His followers to make disciples. So, how are we to follow, how are we to make, how do we mature and what teachings are we to observe?"

Gary Vanover - Repentance and Deliverance - There is a tremendous need for all of us to learn the importance of repentance, and to be delivered from demonic forces who continue to tear at our Christian fabric.  Don't miss this session!

             One Weekend Only - September 15-17, 2017

Break-Out Sessions

Rob Randall is a third-generation evangelist ...converted at age 6 ...called to preach at age 10. He has conducted over 700 crusades and evangelistic campaigns across America and around the world. Rob was affiliated with World Evangelism Foundation, preaching crusades in Sri Lanka, Korea and Brazil...partnered with Ambassador International Ministries to preach crusades in Jamaica. Rob has been at the forefront of the spiritual battle and draws on his personal encounters in the crucible of experience to delineate specific issues confronting Christians today. 

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Individual Photography Sessions   |     $200

Group/Family Photography Sessions    |     $400

Family Photography Slideshows    |     $100

 

Editorial Contact

Joel Crumpton - DOING THE WORKS OF JESUS - Learn to share the Gospel wherever you go with confidence and boldness in the demonstration of the Spirit and of power. Learn how God will use you to see miracles of healing right out in public. Discover how the baptism in the Holy Spirit equips you to go into the world as a representative of Jesus Christ, ready and willing to minister to others.

Sandy Anderson - There’s a Champion in You! -  Champions are made, not born. Many people go through life feeling little about themselves. They’re stuck in their past. The good news is that your mistake didn’t cancel out your destiny. It doesn’t matter where you’ve been, what matters is where you are going. Friend, there’s a champion in you!  Choose to be a champion today! 

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