Join us for our Business Leadership Summit, October 18-19, 2024!

Theme: Walking Worthy into the Future

The Business Leadership Summit is intended for Christian leaders that own their own business or manage at least five employees. Faith has designed this event to be an encouragement to Christian business leaders, to create an avenue of networking with like-minded professionals, to help leaders sharpen skills in various aspects of business, and to help attendees grow spiritually through better understanding of Biblical concepts of operating a business.


Conference Rates
$200 per person if registered by September 20, 2024
$250 per couple if registered by September 20, 2024
After September 20, price increases to $225 per individual and $275 per couple.
Registration Deadline: October 4, 2024


Michael Blackstone

Thompson and
Blackstone, Inc.

  • Read full bio here.
Ed Cone

Founder and President
CF Captial

  • Read full bio here
Dr. Marty Herron

Executive Vice President
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary

  • Read full bio here.

Jeremy Leffring

Managing Member and Co-Owner

  • Read full bio here
Nathan Mestler

President and CFO
International Baptist College
and Seminary

  • Read full bio here
Chris Pearson

Purina Animal

Read full bio here.

Roland Thompson

Thompson and
Blackstone, Inc.

  • Read full bio here
Dr. Jim Tillotson

Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary

  • Read full bio here.

Terry Wild, Moderator

Terry has experienced leadership in both business and academia. For 25 years he was involved in automotive marketing in Michigan, servicing companies like Volkswagen, Volvo GM Heavy Truck, and predominantly Ford Motor Company.  He completed his marketing career as vice president in one of the largest marketing communications firms in the country. For more information, read his full bio here.

“What is different about this summit from other business training is the foundation for God’s Word for training and understanding, and being led by Godly examples. This unique aspect is what will keep me coming back to the summit.”

–Business Leadership Summit Attendee


Friday, October 18

5:30 PM | Reception
6:00 PM | Dinner
7:00 PM | General Session: Dr. Jim Tillotson
8:00 PM | Fellowship and dessert in Student Center


Saturday, October 19

8:00 AM | Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM | General Session: Nathan Mestler
9:45 AM |  Break
10:00 AM |  Breakout Sessions

  • TBD
  • Jeremy Leffring

11:10 AM |  Breakout Sessions

  • Michael Blackstone
  • Chris Pearson

12:10 PM | Lunch
1:00 PM |  General Session: Roland Thompson
2:00 PM |  Break
2:15 PM |  General Session: Ed Cone
3:25 PM |  General Session  Dr. Marty Herron


Looking for a place to stay?

Faith Baptist Bible College has special rates with local hotels. Mention that you are a guest of Faith Baptist Bible College when you make your reservation.


For more information, contact Bri Harrier.