Q: What is Global Partners Weekend?

A: Global Partners Weekend (GPW), hosted by The Timothy Initiative (TTI), is a gathering of pastors, business leaders and people passionate about investing in God’s Kingdom. Attendees will spend a few days with international leaders being inspired, informed and engaged in what God is doing around the world. Opportunities for prayer and financial partnership are presented. 

Q: What is The Timothy Initiative?

A: TTI is a church planting ministry that is active in 30+ countries. Since our founding in 2007, God has used TTI to plant more than 120,000 churches and see over 2.4 million* new disciples made. Click here to be taken to TTI’s website. 

*Estimate based on historical average of 20 new disciples per church

Q: Who should attend?

  • Pastors who want to help their churches partner to plant churches around the world
  • Business leaders interested in seeing a significant eternal ROI from their giving
  • People who care about global missions 
  • Those who want to increase their passion for making disciples of all nations  

Q: Why did I get invited?

A: TTI is a highly relational ministry. Someone in your relational world thought GPW would be something you would love to attend. Come learn how God can plant a church through TTI for less than $500. Come pray and see if God has a part for you to play in this unfolding story. Come fellowship with like-minded people who want to help make disciples of all nations.  

Q: What is the closest airport?

A: The closest airports to the Wyndham Grand Clearwater are the St. Petersburg – Clearwater Airport (PIE), located 9.74 miles away and the Tampa International Airport (TPA) located  17.98 miles away.

Q: How do I get to the resort?

A: There are various options for transportation to the resort. Rental cars and taxis are available just outside the terminal. Car sharing services such as Uber or Lyft will cost approximately $30 from PIE airport which is about a 15 minute drive or $65 from the TPA airport which is about a 30 minute drive.

Resort Address:

Wyndham Grand Beach Resort

100 Coronado Dr

Clearwater, FL 33767

(727) 281-9500

Q: When does Global Partners Weekend begin and end?

A: Registration for Global Partners Weekend is from 2:00 – 6:00 pm on Thursday November 7th with Dinner and the Main Session beginning at 6:00 pm. It ends on Sunday, November 10th by 10:00 am.

Q: I cannot attend the whole weekend. Can I just come for a day?

A: Yes! We would love to have you join us, whether it be for a day or the whole weekend. Please note in your registration information which meals you will attend. 

Q: Will I have any free time?

A: Yes. The main sessions are in the morning and the evening. Optional workshops are available Friday and Saturday mornings. Feel free to spend time enjoying the hotel, its amenities, and the local attractions. Check out our “Resort Activities” tab for suggestions.

Q: What is the weather like in Clearwater in November?

A: November is a wonderful time to visit Florida. The temperature in Clearwater is on average 78 degrees during the day and can drop to about 58 degrees in the evening.

Q: What kind of clothes should I bring?

A: Dress for the Global Partners Weekend is smart casual. If you would like to dress up one evening, Saturday would be most appropriate.
The hotel can get chilly, so be sure to pack a sweater!

Q: What is the cost of attending Global Partners Weekend?

A: Guest accommodations within the event dates, morning, and evening meals are complimentary. Other expenses will be applied to the guest’s bill.