PLANO, Texas — Prestonwood Baptist Church will host “Church Security in the 21st Century,” a security seminar at its Plano Campus Tuesday, Dec. 5.
The seminar, co-sponsored by the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, will equip church leaders, volunteers and security personnel to prevent and respond to security threats. More than 650 people, representing 210 churches from across the country, have signed up for the security training.
Media are invited to attend the training seminar, but must RSVP by contacting Berta Delgado-Young, who is the media contact on-site. She can be reached via email email@example.com or phone (972) 820-5181.
- What: Church Security in the 21st Century, sponsored by Prestonwood Baptist Church and Southern Baptists of Texas Convention
- When: Tuesday, Dec. 5, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
- Where: Prestonwood Baptist Church, Student Ministry Building, 6801 W. Park Blvd., Plano, TX 75093
Media Schedule and Interview Opportunities:
- 9:15 a.m. — Interview with Prestonwood Executive Pastor Mike Buster
- 9:30-9:55 a.m. — Interviews with attendees
- 10 a.m. —Seminar begins; welcome from Dr. Jack Graham, Pastor of Prestonwood Baptist Church, and Dr. Tony Wolfe, Director of Pastor/Church Relations with Southern Baptists of Texas Convention
- 10:15-11 a.m. — Church Security Overview with Mike Gurley, retired from Dallas Police Department after 37 years, serves as a security consultant
- 11:00-11:10 a.m. – Break; Interviews with attendees as needed
- Media departs
Arrival and Technical Information:
- Please enter through the Sports & Fitness Center entrance (facing Park Boulevard, between the main entrance to the church and baseball field).
- You will be greeted at the door and escorted to the press area in the Student Ministry Building.
- An audio mult box will be provided in the Student Ministry Building.
Dr. Jack Graham is the pastor of Prestonwood Baptist Church, one of the largest and fastest growing churches in America. He is also a noted author, and his PowerPoint Ministriesbroadcasts are available in 92 countries and are heard daily in more than 740 cities. He has served as president of the Southern Baptist Convention and the honorary chairman of the 2015 National Day of Prayer.