Harvesting HopePlease RSVP by September 19, 2016
Where: First Presbyterian Church
175 Lake Hollingsworth Dr.
Lakeland, FL 33801
Silent Auction: 5:30pm
Start Time: 6:30pm
RSVP by September 19th, 2016
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions.
Reminder: Dinner is complimentary. An invitation to financially support Anchor House Ministries will be extended during this event to assist with the life-changing work of our ministry. All guests must register and check in upon arrival.
Get To Know The Speaker
M. Wayne Blackburn
A native of Winter Haven, Wayne Blackburn is the pastor of Victory Church, one of Florida’s most progressive churches. Victory Church began in 1989 and has more than 5,000 people who call it their church home. The church has completed its fifth building program, one of which was the Sanctuary seating more than 3,000. Pastor Blackburn has led the church with a heart for missions for the last twenty-seven years.
Blackburn serves as the PEN-FL District Executive Treasurer, the District World Missions Director, is an Executive Presbyter for the PEN-FL District and a General Presbyter for the General Council of the Assemblies of God International. He is a member of the Assemblies of God Financial Services Board, on the Executive Committee for the Assemblies of God Foundation, serves on the EMERGE Ministries Board, and is a Chaplain for the Polk County Sheriff’s Department. He was also named Alumnus of the Year at Southeastern University and serves on their Board. He formerly served on the Polk County Children’s Task Force, the board of VISTE and the board of HUG. He was the District Executive Secretary, Christian Education and Development Director for the Peninsular Florida District Council of the Assemblies of God. He also formerly served as a member of the Division of Foreign Missions Board.
He and his wife, Sharon, have celebrated forty-eight years of marriage and are blessed with three adult children, nine grandchildren, and one great-grandson. Blackburn is known for his excitement, motivational and administrative skills, and as a visionary. His prime statement is “Win one more soul to Christ.”