CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM - On-site Registration Opens

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Opening Reception (Invited Guests Only)

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Sneaker Ball - Special Artists and Ministry Leader Presentations

Thursday, February 27, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM - Fit Leaders Marvin Britt

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - On-site Registration

9:00 AM - Intercessory Prayer - JoLanda Harris

9:30 AM -10:30 AM - Opening Session

Psalmist: Tanya Baker with Gospel Heritage Worship Team 

Keynote Speaker: Bishop Clint Brown  

 

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM - Breakout Sessions

Artist Session One: The Rise of Streaming & The Mystery of Monetization

Focus: What is streaming? How has streaming has affected consumption of music? How to make money from streaming?

 

Artist Session Two: Gospel Heritage Masterclass 

Focus: Writing for Worship & Discovering the Importance of Biblically Based Songs 

Instructor: Todd Dulaney

Worship Session One: Developing a Team Worth Following 

Focus: Developing a vison for your worship ministry, Learning the 3Rs of Leadership: Reach, Raise up and Release,Engaging Creative Personalities in the Modern Worship Experience 

Instructor: Tanya Baker, The Potters House Dallas, TX

Worship Session Two: Volunteers into Leaders 

Focus:Developing qualities of a Good Leader, What to look for in selecting volunteers, Developing the art of delegation

Instructor: Minister Earl Bynum, Mt. Lebanon Church, VA

 

Pastors & Leaders Session One: Affectively Covering the Gifts Assigned to You – Taking a Deep Dive into the Concept of Ministry Submission

Instructor: Pastor Miah White, West End Mt Carmel Full Gospel Baptist Church 

Musicians Session One: The Minstrels Responsibility to the Local House of Worship

Focus: Develop a clear understanding of the musician’s responsibility & assignment in the local worship service.  

Instructor: Meachum Clarke, Bethel Baptist Institutional Church, Jacksonville, FL​

 

Special Session – Prayer 
Instructor: Jolanda Harris 

Beyond preaching about the importance of cultivating a healthy prayer life, we must inspire a love of prayer in the next generation. In this session we will discuss innovative ways to do so.

Instructor: Jolanda Harris 

Note: The Artists & Worship Sessions will repeat so registrants will have the opportunity to attend multiple.  

 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Breakout Sessions

Artist Session One: The Rise of Streaming & The Mystery of Monetization

Focus: What is streaming? How has streaming has affected consumption of music? How to make money from streaming?

 

Artist Session Two: Gospel Heritage Masterclass 

Focus: Writing for Worship & Discovering the Importance of Biblically Based Songs 

Instructor: Todd Dulaney

Worship Session One: Developing a Team Worth Following 

Focus: Developing a vison for your worship ministry, Learning the 3Rs of Leadership: Reach, Raise up and Release,Engaging Creative Personalities in the Modern Worship Experience 

Instructor: Tanya Baker, The Potters House Dallas, TX

Worship Session Two: Volunteers into Leaders 

Focus:Developing qualities of a Good Leader, What to look for in selecting volunteers, Developing the art of delegation

Instructor: Minister Earl Bynum, Mt. Lebanon Church, VA

 

Pastors & Leaders Session Two: The Prophetic Worshipper 

Focus: Learning to Hear the Voice of God in Worship, Learning to Effectively Relay His message to the worshippers. 

Instructor: Prophet Luther McKinstry, Worship Center, Atlanta, GA 



Musicians Session Two:  Performance vs. Service 

Focus: Understanding the important balance of Preparation & Execution while maintaining a servants’ heart. 

Instructor: Meachum Clarke, Bethel Baptist Institutional Church, Jacksonville, FL

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM - Lunch Break (Food available on site) 

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM - Listen Up Lunch (Limited) – $25.00

Registrants will have the opportunity to have industry leaders listen to their music anonymous and give feedback during lunch.  Music should be submitted via mp3 once fee is paid.

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM - General SessionCreating a Powerful Worship Experience from the Pulpit to the Door  

Focus: Developing innovative ways to integrate various ministry teams into the creation of a powerful worship experience

Moderator: Pastor Marquise Boone 

Panel: Kelontae Gavin, Pastor Ruth Ann Wynter, Michael Lacy, 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - General Session - Gospel Heritage MasterClass: Donald Lawrence 

In-depth interview exploring the current and future state of Gospel Music with Gospel Heritage Founder Dr. Teresa Hairston

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Evening General Session (Open to the Public)

Understanding the Atmosphere of Worship – Sean Bigby “Right Direction” 

Musical Guests: Benedict College Choir, Kelontae Gavin & Todd Dulaney 

Edwin Hawkins Legacy Award – Donald Lawrence 

Keynote Speaker: Evangelist Latrice Ryan 

Friday, February 28, 2020

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM - Fit Leaders - Marvin Britt

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM - On-site Registration

9:00 AM - Intercessory Prayer - JoLanda Harris

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM - General Session                                                                                                              

 Keynote Speaker: VaShawn Mitchell 

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM - Breakout Sessions III

Artist Session Three: Brand Management 101 

Focus: Learning the fundamentals of developing and managing your personal brand as an artist.

Moderator: Evan Brown 

Panel: Jojo Pada, Ignition PR & Khalif Townes, Townes Agency

 

Artist Session Four: Gospel Heritage Masterclass: Jekalyn Carr

Focus: Developing the heart for multi-generational ministry, Managing successful transitions in ministry

Worship Session Three: Why Choirs Matter in Worship 

Focus: Understanding the critical role of choirs in the modern worship service. Inspiring an extraordinary service mindset in the local choir 

Instructor: Myron Butler 

Worship Session Four - Creating a Truly Diverse Worship Experience? 

Focus: Inspiring and executing worship experiences that connect across demographic lines

Instructor: Bishop Ron Godbee, The River Church 

Pastors & Leaders Session Three: How to Get Away With Murder

Focus: Handling ministry challenges without “catching a case”

Pastor AD Davis, All Nations Worship Assembly- Huntsville, Huntsville, Huntsville, AL

 

Musicians Session Three: Remembering The Sacred Songs of the Church 

Focus: Discover the rich heritage of the sacred hymns of the church 

Session will include hands-on instruction 

Instructor: Pastor John Paul McGee, Hope Fellowship Church, Daytona Florida 

​​Note: The Artists & Worship Sessions will repeat so registrants will have the opportunity to attend multiple.  

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Breakout Sessions IV

Artist Session Three: Brand Management 101 

Focus: Learning the fundamentals of developing and managing your personal brand as an artist.

Moderator: Evan Brown 

Panel: Jojo Pada, Ignition PR & Khalif Townes, Townes Agency

 

Artist Session Four: Gospel Heritage Masterclass: Jekalyn Carr

Focus: Developing the heart for multi-generational ministry, Managing successful transitions in ministry

Worship Session Three: Why Choirs Matter in Worship 

Focus: Understanding the critical role of choirs in the modern worship service. Inspiring an extraordinary service mindset in the local choir 

Instructor: Myron Butler 

Worship Session Four - Creating a Truly Diverse Worship Experience? 

Focus: Inspiring and executing worship experiences that connect across demographic lines

Instructor: Bishop Ron Godbee, The River Church 

Pastors & Leaders Session Four - Publish Your Passion

Learn the fundamentals of the successful publishing process, Learn the benefits of self-publishing

Instructor: Dr. Teresa Hairston 

Musicians Session Four: Remembering The Sacred Songs of the Church (Part 2)

Focus: Discover the rich heritage of the sacred hymns of the church 

Session will include hands-on instruction 

Instructor: Pastor John Paul McGee, Hope Fellowship Church, Daytona Florida 

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM - Lunch Break (Food available onsite)

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - General Session - Gospel Heritage Masterclass: Erica Campbell 

Focus: More Than Pretty – Doing the Soul Work that uncovers True Beauty 

 

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Evening Session (Open to Public)                                                                                                           

Understanding the Importance of Worship – Pastor Moultrie 

Musical Guests: Kathy Taylor, Melvin Crispell “Sunday Best Winner 2019” & Jekalyn Carr 

Teresa Hairston Founders Award Recipient: Erica Campbell 

Keynote Speaker: Bishop Noel Jones

Saturday, February 29, 2020

We are pleased to announce our partnership with Harambe Festival & Benedict College to host a Gospel Stage from 12 noon to 4 pm live on the campus of Benedict College.  For more information on how you, your praise team, choir or group can be apart please contact Katherine Jeanine at katherinej@vashawnmitchellent.com   

College Choir Fest

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - VMan Entertainment Presents: Gospel Heritage Festival

Raise a Praise Artists & Praise Team Showcase

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Artist Conversation - Rise Up hosted by VaShawn Mitchell

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - V MAN Entertainment presents: College Choir Fest 

Q&A for College Choirs 
6-10 Choirs will be given 10 min to present & be taped for TV

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Concert: The Collab Stage Concert 

*Tickets for The Collab not included in general registration 

You don't want to miss this life changing experience!

 

Gospel Heritage | 2020 Pennsylvania Ave NW Ste. 157 | Washington, DC 20006 | (240) 233-4350 | g hinfo@gospelheritage.org

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