Pastors’ Conference

A time to be fully present and refreshed, we hope you’ll join us at this year’s Pastors’ Conference as we hear from dynamic speakers, engage in impactful worship and leave feeling refueled and compelled to continue the good work that God has tasked us with. Click here to view this year's schedule. 

Date: October 24, 2022

Location: First Baptist Church in Hot Springs
2350 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901

Pastors' Conference Lunch (registration is required)

Childcare will be provided for all convention gatherings and must be reserved in advance. Click here to fill out our childcare form.

Featured Speakers

John McCallum

John McCallum has served as Pastor of First Baptist Church, Hot Springs, Arkansas, since 1995. In his 41 years of lead pastoring, he has served two churches. He has been married to Dayna for 45 years and they enjoy their two children and seven grandchildren. He also enjoys reading, writing, and teaching.





Kim Bridges

Kim Bridges, has been married 41 years and has 3 daughters, 11 grandchildren, been in the ministry 42 years and have pastored Marmaduke FBC the last 29 + years. Blessed to have been able to serve my home church these many years—God has been gracious for allowing me that privilege.





Roderick Rogers

Roderick Rogers was born in Camden, Arkansas and grew up in Fordyce, Arkansas.  Married to Lena Rogers for the past 15 years and they have one thirteen-year-old daughter, Kinley Rogers.  He pastors Surrender Church in Fordyce.  I graduated from School of the Scripture in Dallas Texas with a Bachelors and Masters in Biblical Studies.





Ronnie Deal

Ronnie Deal became Senior Pastor of FBC Greenwood in 1999.  He served as a Youth Pastor for 14 years in charlotte, NC after finishing his seminary degree at SWBTS.  He and his wife, Rae, have been married for 39 years and have 4 children.  Ronnie has served as a board member of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention and a trustee for Gateway Seminary.