The 2024 Missions Conference will take place February 7th – 11th. The conference theme this year is “Every Tribe, Every Nation” to celebrate missions at home and abroad. The conference will feature the following missionaries:

  • Matt Allison – Serge
  • Betty Carter – Daymark Counseling
  • Bradley and Sara Cordell – Mission to the World (Ukraine)
  • James and Lisa Dougherty – Overseas Missionary Fellowship
  • Jack Hausen – Shepherd’s Fold
  • Stephen Merwin – Reformed University Fellowship (UAB International Ministry)
  • Ed Thompson – LOGOI-Miami

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, February 7 – Small Group Evening Meal (Various Times)

This is an opportunity for community groups or families to share a meal with one of our missionaries, hear about their work, and pray for them.


Thursday, February 8 – Individual/Family Lunch or Coffee (Various Times)

Church members are invited to sign up for a time to meet with one of our missionaries over lunch or coffee.


Thursday, February 8 – Community Group Gatherings (Various Times)

Missionaries will meet with small groups in the afternoon or evening to share about their work and ask for prayer.


Friday, February 9 – Fellowship Dinner at AVPC Followed by a Youth-Led Worship Service (5:30 PM)

Missionaries join the whole church body for a meal in the Fellowship Hall. After dinner, the youth will lead a worship service where several missionaries will have the opportunity to share a brief testimony.


Saturday, February 10 – Prayer Breakfast (8:30 AM)

Missionaries and the AVPC church body will gather together for a morning meal and a time of prayer for their work in the mission field.


Saturday, February 10 – Fellowship Dinner and Panel Discussion (5:30 PM)

Missionaries join the whole church body for a meal in the Fellowship Hall. After dinner, the missionaries will answer on questions concerning their work on a discussion panel.


Sunday, February 11 – Morning Worship (8:30 AM and 11:00 AM)

Each Sunday Morning Worship Service will feature missionary testimonies and guest preacher Ed Thompson. Missionaries will also be visiting each of our Sunday School classes to share about their work.



Revelation 5:9 – And they sang a new song, saying, “Worthy are you to take the scroll and to open its seals, for you were slain, and by your blood you ransomed people for God from every tribe and language and people and nation.”