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2018 Annual Meeting
Accelerating Scripture Engagement in the Church
When: December 5-6, 2018
Where: Holiday Inn Capitol, Washington DC


Wednesday, December 5: Holiday Inn Capitol

Event Check-In            4:00-5:00
Holiday Inn Capitol LobbyRegistration Table
Welcome Reception     5:00-6:00
Foyer outside Ballroom
Dinner                            6:00-7:00
Capitol Ballroom
Digging into the Word  7:00-8:00
Rev. Dr. Matthew Watley, Executive Pastor, Reid Temple, A.M.E.
Thursday, December 6: Holiday Inn Capitol
Capitol Ballroom

Coffee & Breakfast       8:00-8:30
Capitol Ballroom
Session #1                    8:30-9:30
Rev. Dr. Matthew Watley, Executive Pastor, Reid Temple, A.M.E.
Break                             9:30-9:45
Scripture Engagement                 9:45-10:45
Research Update
Dr. Arnie Cole, CEO, Back to the Bible

Break                            10:45-11:00

Seth Pollinger, PH.D., Director of Museum Curatorial                                      

Lunch                            11:15-12:15

MoB Tour                       12:15-2:00
Museum of the Bible: 400 4th St SW, Washington, DC

Session #3                    2:15-3:15

Capitol Ballroom 
Break                              3:15-3:30
Award of Excellence     2:30-3:00
Session #4                     3:00-4:00         

Prayer and Sendoff        4:00-4:15
Mark Forshaw, Chairman

Hotel Accommodations are being held at the Holiday Inn Capitol (550 C Street, SW Washington, DC 20024) for The Forum of Bible Agencies for check-in beginning Wednesday, December 5, 2018, check-out Friday, December 7, 2018. Rate is $199 per night. This rate does not include DC sales tax, currently 14.95%. You may begin booking reservations directly on line by clicking on the weblink below. You may also make reservations by calling 1 877-572-6951 and referencing booking code FB2.  Credit card information is needed at time of reservation.  Individual cancellation policy is 72 hours prior to date of arrival to avoid one night's room plus tax cancellation charge on credit card provided. Please call 1-877-572-6951 and reference your confirmation number. Please obtain a cancellation number when cancelling a reservation. Deadline date to make reservation is Monday, November 5, 2019. Reservation requests received after the deadline date will be subject to availability and prevailing rate. Please use below link to reserve:

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