Entries in Sold Out youth conference set for Aug. 17 (1)


Sold Out youth conference set for Aug. 17

RUSSELLVILLE – Youth from Russellville and surrounding areas are invited to attend the Sold Out conference set for Saturday, Aug. 17, at Fair Park Baptist Church, 615 S. Knoxville Ave., Russellville.

HamKirby Vardeman, pastor of LifeStone Church in Russellville, is the organizer of the event. The conference theme is Marvelous Grace. 

“Sold Out is back, and this year is better than before,” said Vardeman. “Our emphasis in this year’s conference is on the gospel of God’s grace. His grace saves us, sustains us and changes us. His grace is what helps us to be the Church that He saw us being as He died for us.”

MorganMore than 60 youth attended last year’s conference, but Vardeman said he expects more than double for this year’s event.

Speakers included at the conference are Brad Morgan, LifeStone Church student pastor, and Jay Ham, equipping pastor for missions, outreach and recreation at First Baptist Church, Russellville.

The Elliott Andrews Band of Crossett will be featured in worship, and the worship leader for the day is Paul Rideout, LifeStone Church worship pastor.

RideoutVardeman said the main session will be “a time of powerful worship focusing on God and His grace through instrument and song, along with teaching relevant to the student to glorify God and stir His people to act out in love for Him.” 

AndrewsAlso included during the day will be several breakout sessions “in which students can more closely focus on the teaching and openly discus how what they have learned can change how they live,” Vardeman added.

A mission emphasis will give students the opportunity to hear about the various people groups around the world and how each can participate in reaching their city, state, country and world through Jesus as well. 

For more information or to register, visit http://soldoutconference.com or call Vardeman at 479-567-8850.

Sold Out Conference schedule:

8:00 – Registration

9:00 – Welcome

9:30 – Main Session

10:45 – Breakdown Groups

11:15 – Lunch

12:00 – Mission Emphasis

12:30 – Main Session

1:45 – Breakdown Groups

2:15 – Experience of Prayer

2:45 – Main Session

4:00 – Release