2023 AMGP Annual Meeting Schedule

July 31 - August 2

Association of Ministry Guidance Professionals

Wayland Baptist University, San Antonio, Texas


Monday, July 21, 2023

8:00 AM    Board of Directors' Breakfast

9:00 AM    Board of Directors Meeting

Noon         Board of Directors Lunch and Committee Meetings

2:30 PM    Board of Directors Meeting (cont.)

4:30 PM    Break



Annual Meeting Program

Monday, July 21, 2023

6:00 PM    Dinner - Harmon's Barbeque 

Tuesday, August 1

8:00 AM    Breakfast 

8:30 AM    Welcome, Worship, and Bible Study

Steve Stookey, PhD, Dean, School of Christian Studies

Wayland Baptist University, Plainview

9:15 AM    Presentation and Discussion I

Building a Cathedral: Laying a Foundation for Ministry Students

William Carrell, PhD, Director of Ministry Guidance

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton

10:30 AM  Break

10:45 AM  Presentation and Discussion II

Rodolfo Felices Luna, PhD, Associate Professor of Sacred Scriptures

Oblate School of Theology, San Antonio

Noon         Light Lunch

1:00 PM    Directors Workshop I

Key Components of a Ministry Guidance Program

Jan Daehnert, DMin, Director of Ministry Guidance

Dallas Baptist University, Dallas

2:00 PM    Directors Workshop II

Key Elements of an Internship/Field Education Experience,

Especially in a Post-Covid Ministry Culture

Mandy McMichael, PhD, Associate Director and

J. David Slover Assistant Professor of Ministry Guidance

Baylor University, Waco

3:30 PM    Site Visit to La Casa de Maria y Marta

On Loving the Foreigner

Dennis Horton, PhD, Director of Ministry Guidance

Baylor University, Waco

6:00 PM    Dinner at Casa Rio Mexican Restaurant on the Riverwalk

Lewis W. Newman Award Presentation to Kirby Clark

Omer Hancock, Chair, Newman Award Committee


Wednesday, August 2

8:00 AM    Breakfast

8:45 AM    Presentation and Discussion III

Three Ways to Avoid Burn Out in the Midst of Ministry

Chaplain (Colonel) Donnette Boyd, Command Chaplain, USAF

Air Education and Training Command, Randolph Air Force Base

10:00 AM  Break

10:30 AM  AMGP Annual Business Meeting

12:00 PM  Lunch

Shearer Hills Baptist Church (near San Antonio International Airport)

1:00 PM    Adjourn