Capitalizing on their years of experience, current and former Southeast elders Matt Chalfant and Jack Coffee in conjunction with retired senior minister Bob Russell discuss the secrets of leading a dynamic, growing church while maintaining harmony and unity.

Retreat topics will include managing elder boards, elder selection, church discipline, elder/staff relationships, the role of the chairman, the personal responsibility of an elder and other subjects that can transform your board into a unified, visionary group modeled on Biblical principles.

About the elders:

Jack Coffee – retired UPS executive, elder for 25 years, Building Committee chairman for three separate building programs.

Matt Chalfant – entrepreneur, commercial real estate investor, former Youth Sponsor, former chairman of the elders.


For those of you interested in having an Elders Leadership Seminar, you may contact Bob Russell by clicking HERE,


Bob Russell Ministries

P.O. Box 43933
Louisville, KY 40253