Newpointe’s Dwight Mason named second keynote speaker at Malone University-OCEA’s Equip2serve Ministry Conference October 25
July 2, 2014 | Release # 6935
Will join Bishop Joey Johnson in leading new conference
Malone University and the Ohio Christian Education Association (OCEA) are uniting to host the Equip2serve Ministry Conference Saturday, October 25, in the Johnson Center for Worship and the Fine Arts, located on the campus at 2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W. in Canton, Ohio. Second keynote speaker will be Dwight Mason, lead pastor of Newpointe Community Church. It was announced last month that Bishop Joey Johnson of House of the Lord will be speaking at the conference as well. The conference is designed for persons in leadership positions within the church, but is open to all.
Dwight Mason has served as lead pastor of NewPointe Community Church since 1985. The church had existed for decades and had settled into an average of 75 attendees. Today, NewPointe is a thriving and growing group of more than 4,000 people across multiple locations in Northeast Ohio.
Under Dwight's leadership, NewPointe has acted upon the belief that the local church is the hope of the world, and that through relevant application of Scripture, authentic leadership, and intentional relationship-building the world will be changed for Christ. Dwight grew up in Canton, Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio Christian University. He has been married to Patty since 1989, has four children, and lives in Sugarcreek, Ohio.
Conference fee is $40 and includes a boxed lunch and all conference materials. To register or for more information, contact Doug Gregory at 330-471-8643 or visit www.malone.edu/equip2serve.
Malone University, a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church, awards both undergraduate and graduate degrees in more than 100 academic programs. Malone has been recognized by the prestigious Templeton Foundation as a leader in character development, as one of Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces by the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the Midwest under the category Regional Universities according to U.S.News & World Report's America's Best Colleges 2014, has been awarded the designation Military Friendly School by Victory Media, and is named to AffordableCollegesOnline (ACO)’s Best Lifetime Return on Investment list for the State of Ohio.
Suzanne Thomas, APR
Director of University Relations
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