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Dear Brother's and Sister's,

In partnering with local Senior Minister Stacy Jones of MacDonald Ave Church of Christ,  we are pleased to invite you to this year's West Coast Preachers and Leader's Forum 2023. This growth and development forum will be held at the BayNorth Church of Christ on February 19–23. This year’s theme is "Rooted. Relevant. Responsive.” An in-depth study of the books of 1 Peter, Luke, Galatians, Hebrews, 1 Timothy, 1 Corinthians, Colossians, and Ephesians.


This year we are offering two registration options: (In person $129; Virtual $99). If you are planning to attend virtually, you will receive a 50% discount if you register by January 24th using the code WCPLF. If you plan to attend in person, Sunday - Wednesday,  lunch and dinner are included in the registration as well as Thursday’s lunch. Thursday night is our banquet dinner (banquet dinner cost:$75). Lodging accommodations have been graciously reserved at the rate of $129/night at the Hilton Garden Inn at 2200 Gateway Court. There you will receive complimentary breakfast and transportation to and from the hotel to BayNorth!  Again, please register!


Thursday, February 23, 2023, we plan to have the Forum’s second inaugural Hall of Fame induction ceremony where the steering committee will induct a short list of those who have impacted the growth & development of souls in the Kingdom!.


The week will encompass workshops and ministry ideation sessions as follows:


  • Storytime (A glimpse of the behind-the-scenes of seasoned ministers)

  • Presenters

  • Evening Sermons 

  • Panel Discussions

  • Breakout sessions topics:

    • Preaching/Teaching Classic Content in a Contemporary Context (Rooted)

    • Addressing the Times Without Compromising the Word (Rooted)

    • Post Pandemic: How Do We Get People Back in the Pews? (Relevant)

    • Christ & Culture: Reaching the UnChurched and Impacting Your Community (Relevant)

    • Social impact 5G (Responsive)

    • Finding New Ways to Serve (Responsive)


The 2023 West Coast Preachers and Leaders Forum will bring together those within the body, ministers throughout the west coast, and those looking to enhance their knowledge of the Lord’s work that’s to be done while encouraging success through leadership. 


Your attendance can only complete this memorable and spiritual program that we have prepared. So show up, show out, and enjoy the fellowship. We strongly encourage you to make arrangements to attend as soon as possible. Who should come? You!  as well as those who aspire to be Kingdom Builders! This forum is for preachers, leaders, teachers, and members! A full ladies' day program is also planned. We hope to be blessed by your presence and give you the most memorable fellowship for years to come.  


We are expecting a great turnout, and we highly recommend you secure the hotel booking now and register. Please go to to register online or download and send directly to


ALL advertisements for our souvenir booklet are due on January 24th.  Please go to to make your purchase.


Bro. Jones and I plan to reach out to potential presenters who can commit to the unity platform we have designed for the entire week. If selected to be a presenter, you will need to send a clear headshot photo and bio to


In Him,

Senior Minister Sam Morris

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