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This event was cancelled due to COVID-19.
We are looking forward to our 2021 Men's Gathering!

Men! We invite you to join us July 25th for our annual Standing Strong Men’s Gathering! This year we have some amazing speakers lined up (to be announced later)! They will be talking with us about Courage over Compromise! Too many times, we fall into the patterns of this world, but the Lord calls to be courageous and follow HIS lead.

“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God” Romans 12:2

$50.00 General Admission // 10% discount for groups of 5 // 20% discount for groups of 10


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Josh McDowell

Christian Apologist, Evangelist, Writer

A trailblazer for truth and relationships, Josh McDowell has been at the forefront of cultural trends and ground-breaking ministry for over five decades.

Josh shares the essentials of the Christian faith in everyday language so that youth, families, churches, leaders and individuals of all ages are prepared for the life of faith and the work of the ministry. This includes leveraging resources based on years of experiences, new technologies and strategic partnerships.

Since 1960, Josh has delivered more than 27,000 talks to over 25,000,000 people in 125 countries.  He has written or co-author of 148 books, including More Than a Carpenter and New Evidence That Demands a Verdict, recognized by World Magazine as one of the top 40 books of the twentieth century. Josh’s books have been translated into 128 different languages.

Josh and his wife, Dottie, are quick to acknowledge that after their love for the Lord, family is their greatest joy and top priority.  They have been married 46 years and have four wonderful children and ten beloved grandchildren.

Josh McDowell’s Ministry is Cru Ministry.

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Dr. Ron Archer

author, executive, NFL consultant, advisor

Dr. Ron Archer is a Best Selling Author, A Business Executive, NFL Consultant, Military Leadership Consultant, Corporate Leadership Trainer, Presidential Advisor, TV Pundit, Envoy to Latin America, Africa, Europe and Korea. He is also the leader of a Global Human Rights Movement throughout Africa and Latin America. Awarded the Martin Luther King Leadership Award for his work developing the hearts, hands and habits of third world leaders to transform their nations from chaos to collaboration.  Countries like Korea, Singapore, Kenya, Colombia and India credit him for his work in their countries to build improved schools, clinics, and business models and governments reforms. He is truly a Human Success Story.  Born prematurely to a 16 year single mother in the ghetto of Cleveland, Ohio with a learning disability, stuttering disorder, and molested  it is remarkable that he rose from the outhouse of life to the white house to advise several U.S. Presidents, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Prime Ministers, World Leaders and NFL Teams. When you hear his compelling life story from his personal and professional journey from shame to pain to power, from wounds to wisdom from failure to fortune, from the outhouse to the White House, it will inspire every person in your organization to move from being a complainer to climber! When you listen to what he had to overcome to get where he is today, it will bring tears to your heart and joy to your soul and faith to your team. 

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WHAT // Standing Strong Men’s Gathering by Soldiers for Faith

WHEN // July 25th 

doors open at 8am, program starts at 9am 

WHERE // Ocean City Tabernacle

550 Wesley Avenue

Ocean City, NJ 08226


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Terri Hill Legacy Award

The Terry Hill Legacy Award was created in loving memory of the legacy our dear friend Coach Terry Hill left behind. It is designed to recognize and acknowledge an individual with a servants heart. This award will be presented at the 2020 Standing Strong Men’s Gathering. 

8:00AM: Doors Open / Check-In / Continental Breakfast 

9:00AM: Session 1

11:00AM: Breakout Sessions

12:00PM: Lunch

1:00PM: Session 2

2:00PM: Break 

2:30PM: Session 3