Join us on March 22-23 for our Church Summit

If your church is ready to gain practical steps to help revitalize, replant, or even recover then we invite you to join us! We are excited to bring you impactful keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and integral insight into helping your church thrive in 2024! This gathering is for churches of all sizes, whether you are in open country or inside the city limits. Register below to save your seat for this event in Willis, TX.

Keynote Speakers

Mark Clifton

Mark Clifton is the Senior Director of Replanting at the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. Mark has served as a pastor, church planter, church revitalizer, mission strategist, coach, and mentor to young leaders. He has planted and replanted numerous churches. His experience includes serving as the lead mission strategist for the Kansas/Nebraska Southern Baptist Convention, serving as a church planter in Montreal, Quebec, as a Southern Baptist National Church Planting Missionary for eastern Canada, and leading Southern Baptist church planting projects west of the Mississippi. Mark has been planting, replanting, and providing strategic mission leadership since 1978. Mark, the author of the Reclaiming Glory, co-author of Rubicons of Revitalization, and podcaster on the weekly Revitalize and Replant podcast, is a graduate of William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri, and Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri. Mark is a visiting professor of Church Ministry at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Mark and his wife Jill live in Basehor, Kansas, and have two sons, two daughters-in-law, and four grandsons.

Kyle Bueermann serves as a Rural Specialist for the North American Mission Board’s Replant Team. Kyle has served as a pastor in New Mexico, and as youth & music minister in West TX. He has been involved in Southern Baptist life throughout his ministry and has served on various committees at the local association, state convention, and national level. Kyle is a graduate of Wayland Baptist University (B.A.) and Rockbridge Seminary (M.Div. and D.Min.). He is the author of They Devoted Themselves and co-authored Replanting Rural Churches with Matt Henslee.

Kyle and his wife Michelle live in Lubbock, TX with their two teenage kids, Noah and Hailey.

Kyle Bueermann

Breakout Focuses



  • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

    Registration & Check In

  • 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

    Large Group Session A with ‘Mark Clifton’

  • 2:15 pm – 2:30 pm


  • 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

    Breakout Session #1

  • 3:30 pm – 3:45 pm


  • 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

    Large Group Session B with ‘Kyle Bueermann’

  • 4:45 pm – 6:30 pm

    Dinner (on your own)

  • 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

    Bonus. Practitioner’s Roundtable (Hear from a panel of active practitioners who are engaged in, successfully achieved, or focused on revitalization.)


  • 8:00 am – 8:30 am

    Registration & Check In

  • 8:30 am – 9:30 am

    Large Group Session C with ‘Kyle Bueermann’

  • 9:30 am – 9:45 am


  • 9:45 am – 10:45 am

    Breakout Session #2

  • 10:45 am – 11:00 am


  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    Breakout Session #3

  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    Large Group Session D
    with ‘Mark Clifton’

Registration Costs


Each for up to 3 participants from the same church or entity


For up to 9 participants from the same church or entity


For 10 or more participants from the same church or entity

Registration at the Door

(limited lunches available)

Each for up to 3 participants from the same church or entity


For up to 9 participants from the same church or entity


For 10 or more participants from the same church or entity


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