2017 Iron Sharpens Iron National Men's Conference - Virginia Beach, VA

Join with 1000+ men for worship, Keynote Speakers, 15 different Seminars for men, Resource Exhibits and more. For all men 13 years and up.

When: October 14th, 2017 | Save The Date ISI PDF Flyer
Where: London Bridge Baptist Church - 2460 Potters Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454

2017 Keynote and Breakout Session Speakers To Be Determined. Below is information from our 2016 Virginia Beach Iron Sharpens Iron Conference.


Sean McDowell - http://seanmcdowell.org/author/bio

Dr. Sean McDowell is a gifted communicator with a passion for equipping the church, and in particular young people, to make the case for the Christian faith. He connects with audiences in a tangible way through humor and stories while imparting hard evidence and logical support for viewing all areas of life through a Biblical worldview. Sean is an Assistant Professor in the Christian Apologetics program at Biola University. And he is the Resident Scholar for Summit California.

Bill Paige - https://greaterny.younglife.org/Pages/Bill-Paige.aspx

Bill Paige is a gifted, passionate speaker whose broad appeal is anchored in a depth of life experience that includes 20 years of police and detective work in and around the New York City metropolitan area. In addition, Bill served for 14 years as the associate chaplain at Children's Village, working with emotionally disturbed boys in the city, as well as 15+ years of senior leadership in Young Life. Bill serves currently as a Special Assistant to the President in Young Life.


SEASONS OF MEN - Some of the seminar breakout sessions listed below are targeted to one or more of the following age groups:
Emerging Men (age 13-19)   Pioneering Men (age 20-29)   Full Throttle Men (age 30-55)   Seasoned Men (age 55+)


Your Past, Your Psychology, Your Physiology: Understanding the Things that Make Us or Break Us
Michael Crawford • Freedom Church Baltimore (All Men)

Get Off the Couch and Live
Steve Reynolds • Bod4God (All Men)

How to Transform Sinful Thoughts into God-Pleasing Patterns of Life
Steve Etner • The Pure Man Ministry (All Men)

No Man Left Behind
Ike Newignham • Gathering of Men (All Men)

Men, Reach Out, Don't Rust Out
David Garrett • Men Just Show Up (Seasoned Men)

Corporate Discipleship
Miguel Davila • Hampton Roads Fellowship (Full Throttle/Seasoned Men)

Live Full, Die Empty – Men Who Leave a Mark on Life
Dr. Gerard Ruff • Cornerstone Worship Center (All Men)

The Lazarus Marriage - Redeeming the Years
Keith Tully, Regional Representative • FamilyLife • Little Rock, Arkansas

Becoming a Man of the Word
David S Keller • American Bible Society (Full Throttle Men)


A Man's Ultimate Team - Investing in Your Marriage
Jeff Kemp • Family Life (All Men)

Stepping Up To Build Men
Jeff Kemp • Family Life (All Men)

The PROVEN Path to A Strong Foundation
Nick Liberto • Proven Men (All Men)

Individual Discipleship
Tony Shepherd • Hampton Roads Fellowship (Pioneering/ Full Throttle Men)

Dealing With Anger When You Have Every Reason to Be Angry
William Tyree • First Baptist Berkeley - Norfolk (For All Men)

Creatively Engaging Men in God's Word
Andy Zawacki • GoTandem (Pioneering/ Full Throttle Men)

Born to Lead
Steve Sabol • Knights of the 21st Century (Full Throttle Men)

The Man You Are - The Man You Will Be
David Garrett • Men Just Show Up Ministries (Emerging Men/Pioneering Men)

2016 Breakout Sessions w/Descriptions (PDF)


7:30 AM – Registration and Exhibit Area opens
8:15 AM – Sanctuary Opens
8:30 AM – Conference Begins with Morning Main Session
10:15 AM – Morning Break – Refreshments, Exhibits Open
10:45 AM – Morning Seminar – Choice of Eight Seminars
12:00 PM – Lunch Break – Exhibits Open | Tailgate or Box Lunch Flyer

Schedule Cont.

1:00 PM – Mid-Day Main Session
1:30 PM – Short Break – Exhibits Open, Choose Seminars
2:00 PM – Afternoon Seminar – Choice of 8 New Seminars
3:15 PM – Afternoon Break – Refreshments, Exhibits Open
3:30 PM – Afternoon Main Session
4:55 PM – Conference Ends

Prices for Iron Sharpens Iron

Online registration will incur a service charge not included in the prices listed below.

Early Registration, Group of 10 or More Rate – Call GoM for group rates - 757-599-4008
Early Registration, Individual before Oct 4th – $53 per man
Standard Registration Oct 4th thru Oct 14th – $59 per man
Admission at the Door: $69 per man
Young Men, 13 – 22 (Anytime) – $29 per man
Optional Lunch Box – $8 per man

Conference Downloads

All Linked Forms Below in PDF Format:

  • 2017 Registration Form - Coming Soon
  • 2017 Church Packet Cover Letter - Coming Soon
  • 2017 Church Packet Request Form - Coming Soon
  • 2017 Breakout Sessions w/Descriptions - Coming Soon
  • Church Sign-Up Sheet - Coming Soon
  • 2017 Conference Schedule - Coming Soon
  • Sample Text For Bulletins - Coming Soon
  • 2017 ISI Flyer
  • 2017 Tailgate - Box Lunch Flyer - Coming Soon
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