red dotAlumni Central
red dotStay Connected

red dotAbout
red dotGiving
red dotNews

red dotRequest a Transcript

red dot
Alumni Directory &

Email the AGTS Office of Institutional & Alumni Relations:

Previous Conferences: Earn Graduate Credit at the Leadership Roundtable: Ministry on the Edge: The Mission to Post-Christian America, with Brian McLaren

Power Point Presentations from this Leadership Roundtable


In Partnership with the Penn/Del District Council of the Assemblies of God and Valley Forge Christian College

November 18-19, 2002. Renaissance Hotel. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Download the Brochure, PDF File (4 MB)


Brian McLaren—Pastor, Cedar Ridge Community Church, Washington-Baltimore area.

Brian will "open your eyes" as to what it means to minister on the edge.

Byron Klaus—President of AGTS

Byron will "boldly go" where every Pentecostal needs to go to minister on the edge.

Earl Creps—Director of AGTS Doctor of Ministry

Earl will give you a "front row seat" view of what's happening on the edge of ministry.


  • 3:00 - 3:15 Welcome & Orientation
  • 3:15 - 4:45 "Ministry on the Edge, 1" w/ Q&A Discussion (McLaren)
  • 4:45 - 5:00 Break
  • 5:00 - 6:30 "Ministry on the Edge, 2" w/ Q&A Discussion (McLaren)
  • 6:30 - 7:30 Dinner
  • 7:30 - 9:00 "Ministry on the Edge: A Frontline Report" w/ Q&A Discussion (Creps)
  • 9:00 - 11:00 Informal Discussion & Snacks
  • 8:00-9:00 Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00-10:30 "Ministry on the Edge, 3" w/ Q&A Discussion (McLaren)
  • 10:30-10:45 Break
  • 10:45-12:00 "Ministry on the Edge Panel Discussion" (McLaren)
  • 12:00-1:00 Small Groups & Feedback Discussion
  • 1:00-2:00 Lunch
  • 2:00-3:00 "Ministry on the Edge: A Pentecostal Perspective" (Klaus)

To Register...

Register online for conference only.


Register online for conference and graduate credit. (Course Reservation Form)


Phone: (800) 467.2487 ext. 1044
Fax: (417) 268.1009
Mail: 1435 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, MO 65802

  • $150 (Early bird price by November 1)
  • $175 (After November 1) > Includes scheduled meals & snacks
  • Graduate Credit Option: Available @ $296/credit hour. (2 or 3 credit options) Conference registration fees are included.
  • Undergraduate Credit Option: With Valley Forge Christian College. Contact Dr. Donald Tucker, or 610.917.1474.
  • Non-Credit CEU Option: Attendees are eligible for one continuing education unit.

To earn graduate credit for this conference...

...fill out the Continuing Education course selection form.

Course Description: PTHE 640

Syllabus: Emerging Models of Ministry in the 21st Century. 2 credit syllabus; 3 credit syllabus

Instructor: Earl Creps

To earn undergraduate credit for this conference...

Through Valley Forge Christian College. Contact Dr. Donald Tucker, or 610.917.1474.

Non-Credit CEU Option: Attendees are eligible for one continuing education unit.

Hotel & Roundtable Site

  • Renaissance. Philadelphia Hotel (Airport) 500 Stevens Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19113
  • Group Rate: $115/night + taxes
    • Single/Double Occupancy
    • Rates apply from Sat. Nov. 16 to Tues. Nov. 19
  • For Reservations Call 1 (888) 887.7951 on or before November 1, 2002.
  • Identify the group name: Assemblies of God Theological Seminary
  • Shuttle service is available from and to the airport.

Updated: Wednesday, March 7, 2012 10:57 AM


1.800.467.AGTS • 1.800.467.2487 • Fax: 417.268.1001 • agts@agts.edu1435 N. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, Mo. 65802
Copyright © AGTS. All rights reserved. AGTS Website Policies: Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Linkage Disclaimer