NATIONAL BAPTIST YOUTH CAMP
Empowering Baptist Youths to Serve God’s Purpose in Their Generation
Dear Pastors, Youth Workers and Youth Leaders,
On behalf of the Malaysia Baptist Convention Youth Department I send my greetings to you and your church leaders. May the grace and peace of God be with you.
We are pleased to invite your church youths to join us for the National Baptist Youth Camp 2017. This year, the camp’s key emphasis will be on leadership and team building, with the vision of rising up a new generation of leaders who will influence and impact communities. As such, the theme for this year will be ACTS, centred on God’s call to all believers in Acts 1:8.
- A-ctivating Baptist youths to come together
- C-onnecting Baptist Youth Ministries
- T-raining Baptist youths to serve God’s purpose in their generation
- S-ending Baptist youths to be witnesses to all nations.
We will be inviting four prominent speakers in this camp to deliver impactful messages:
- Pastor Palan Ramasamy from Reservoir Garden Baptist Church, Penang
- Pastor Mark Tan from First Baptist Church, Subang
- Pastor Massimo from Gospel City Network
- Pastor Koh Tan Sian from Seremban Baptist Church
Gateways Sports Network (Penang) will be our main guest to assist in the sports and team building programs. Pr. Edward Lim will be giving talks on leadership to help youths and their leaders to become effective in leading their respective areas of ministry, be it in schools, neighbourhoods or the nation.
Ϯ Profile of Pr. Edward Lim
Pr. Edward Lim pioneered Gateway City Church in Penang Island beginning 2008. He was a Youth Pastor for more than 20 years before that and has a vision and passion for sports ministry since his younger days. Trained as a swimming instructor and coach, he has been involved in various kinds of sports and is also the founder of floorball in Penang. He has served as the Penang State Coach and Malaysia National Coach and is currently serving as the Head Coach for the Sabah State Floorball Team. He is also highly involved in the development of climbing sport in Penang. He is very passionate about growing and developing youth leaders as he is involved in conducting training sessions, teambuilding activities and camps yearly for the youth.
Topic of talks:
The focus of his talks/sessions will be on “developing a team that works.”
The focus of teambuilding sessions will be on leadership, working as a team and strategic planning.
The success of empowering Baptist youths will be greatly dependent on active participation from local churches. Therefore, we would like to call your attention in gathering the Baptist youths to this camp in order to build a brighter platform for the next generation.
Looking forward to your partnership for reaching the youths for Christ.
“But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” Acts 1:8
Pastor Ruth Kon
Canaan Baptist Church
Camp Director of NBYC 2017
Contact: +6016-410 7574