Frank and Pauline Patterson Spring Colloquy 2020

Discipleship 21 Centuries Later: How Are We Doing?

The featured speaker for Frank and Pauline Patterson Spring Colloquy 2020 is Dr. Daryl Eldridge.

May 18-19, 2020

Dr. Eldridge will be speaking on Discipleship in the 21st century which will be divided into three sessions:

  • Session 1:  Discipleship Today – Adventures in Missing the Point
  • Session 2:  Discipleship Future – Where Do We Go From Here?
  • Session 3:  Reimagining – Doing Discipleship Differently
Discipleship 21 Centuries Later: How Are We Doing?

Dr. Eldridge

Dr. Daryl Eldridge

Religious Education/Ministry Leadership, Rockbridge Seminary

Dr. Daryl Eldridge has served as president of Rockbridge Seminary since 2003. Previously, he was dean of the School of Educational Ministries at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Drury University, a Master of Arts in Religious Education from Southwestern Seminary, and a Doctor of Philosophy, also from Southwestern Seminary.

Eldridge’s book, The Teaching Ministry of the Church, has served as a foundational resource in the field of educational ministries since its publication in 1995. In addition to his numerous contributions to books in the field of religious education, he has written extensively on the subjects of church growth and discipleship for Lifeway. He also served as associate editor Baker Academic’s Evangelical Dictionary of Christian Education.

In addition to his experiences in the academy, Eldridge has served as a minister of education and spiritual development in seven churches in Texas and Missouri.

Evangelical Dictionary of Christian Education
The Teaching Ministry of the Church

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Colloquy will be different. Leveraging Zoom, we will still be able to meet via an Online Webinar and be blessed by Dr. Daryl Eldridge. We’ve arranged for lectures, breakout sessions, and more.

Colloquy Schedule

Monday, May 18th

1:45 - 2:15pm Welcome and Opening Worship
2:15 - 3:15pm Discipleship Today – Adventures in Missing the Point
3:15 - 3:45pm Break
3:45 - 4:30pm Q&A with Dr. Eldridge
5:00 - 6:00pm Family Circle: Share, Care, and Prayer

Tuesday, May 19th

9:45 - 10:15am Welcome and Morning Worship
10:15 - 11:15am Discipleship Future – Where Do We Go From Here?
11:15 - 11:45am Q&A with Dr. Eldridge
12:00 - 1:45pm Lunch Break
1:45 - 2:00pm Announcements and Introductions for Session Three
2:15 - 3:15pm Reimagining – Doing Discipleship Differently - Panel Discussion
3:15 - 3:30pm Break
3:30 - 4:00pm Q&A with Panel Members
4:00 - 4:15pm Prayer and Closing Worship