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James White

James White

PASTOR JAMES WHITE IS THE SENIOR PASTOR OF CHRIST OUR KING COMMUNITY CHURCH IN RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA. HE SERVES AS SENIOR VP OF LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT for the ymca triangle area and is a contributing author to multiple publications, including How to reach african youth and the african american devotional bible. he has been married for 26 wonderful years to cynthia, and they have three children - christa, alexis and justin.

 

Pastor James White speaking at Impact 2006 National Conference.

 
 
Kevin Ezell

Kevin Ezell

 
 
 
Shelley Allen 

Shelley Allen 

DR. KEVIN EZELL SERVES AS THE PRESIDENT OF THE NORTH AMERICAN MISSION BOARD, PROVIDING STRATEGIC VISION, DIRECTION, AND LEADERSHIP AS NAMB WORKS TO REACH NORTH AMERICA THROUGH EVANGELISM AND CHURCH PLANTING. KEVIN EARNED HIS BACHELOR’S DEGREE FROM UNION UNIVERSITY IN JACKSON, TENNESSEE. HE RECEIVED A MASTERS OF DIVINITY FROM SOUTHWESTERN BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN FORT WORTH, TEXAS, AND A DOCTORATE OF MINISTRY FROM THE SOUTHERN BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY. KEVIN MOST RECENTLY SERVED AS SENIOR PASTOR OF HIGHVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH IN LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY FOR 14 YEARS. HE AND HIS WIFE, LYNETTE, HAVE SIX CHILDREN, ANNA, SHELLY, TAYLOR, JOHN MICHAEL, LIBBY, AND MICAH LYN. 

 

SHELLEY ALLEN IS A SINGLE PARENT AND EDUCATOR WITH A HEART FOR MINISTRY. SHELLEY SERVES ON THE CHURCH MULTIPLICATION TEAM AT THE BCM/D AND ASSISTS CHURCH PLANTERS IN MARYLAND, DELAWARE, AND WASHINGTON D.C. WITH CHURCH PLANTING ASSESSMENT. SHE IS ALSO A PART-TIME PROFESSOR OF COMMUNICATION STUDIES AT ANNE ARUNDEL COMMUNITY COLLEGE. HER GREATEST JOY IS PARENTING HER SWEET THREE-YEAR-OLD SON, JOSIAH.

SHELLEY WAS A PASTOR'S WIFE FOR SEVERAL YEARS AT GRACE BIBLE CHURCH IN LAS CRUCES, NM, AND LED THE CHILDREN'S AND WOMEN'S MINISTRIES UNTIL HER HUSBAND, JOSH, WAS KILLED IN A CAR ACCIDENT IN 2014. SHELLEY HAS WITNESSED THE FAITHFULNESS OF GOD IN INCREDIBLE WAYS SINCE SHE RETURNED TO MARYLAND AND BEGAN REBUILDING HER LIFE. SHE RECENTLY GRADUATED WITH HER MASTER'S DEGREE IN STRATEGIC COMMUNICATION FROM LIBERTY UNIVERSITY. SHE RESIDES IN THE PASADENA AREA, AND ENJOYS TEACHING SUNDAY SCHOOL IN THE CHILDREN'S MINISTRY AT FREEDOM CHURCH. 

 

Women's Panel: 

Our lunchtime panel will focus on the experiences of women in the church. Our speakers will include:

Amber Adams Connect Group Leader, The Church at Severn Run 

Amber Adams

Connect Group Leader, The Church at Severn Run 

Colleen Smith Founder and Director of GEM: East Baltimore

Colleen Smith

Founder and Director of GEM: East Baltimore

Ekemini Uwan M. Div, author and Westminster Theological Seminary alumna

Ekemini Uwan

M. Div, author and Westminster Theological Seminary alumna