Next Level Leadership Luncheons

Pastors are invited to this free series of strategic leadership luncheons.

This will be a time of encouragement and to offer networking and equipping opportunities.

Please plan now to attend this FREE luncheon.

Russ Barksdale

“Leading Your Church Through Strategy Changes”

September 6th  –  11:30am-1:30pm

Riverside Church, 2401 Alcott, Denver, CO 80211

Russ grew up in Oklahoma, graduating from OU in 1973 with a degree in Petroleum Land Management.  He worked for Shell Oil and then an independent company until 1981. That year he married his wife, Sue, a graduate of and cheerleader at the University of Houston. That same year, God called them to career ministry and they headed to Albuquerque, N.M., where they started their family. They moved to Mississippi for 10 years while Russ pursued and completed his Masters of Divinity and Ph.D. They have been at Rush Creek since 1994 and wouldn’t be anywhere else.

They have 3 children and 5 grandchildren, with two on the way!  Russ likes to play golf, read on the topics of history and leadership, and travel.

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2018 Annual Meeting

October 15-16, Monday and Tuesday

First Baptist Church-Black Forest

10915 Black Forest Road

Colorado Springs, CO

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