Single parents often come to the church after the disaster of divorce or break-up of a meaningful relationship. What they need are mature Christians - not other immature single parents - to come alongside them and see them through the dark side of their journey and into the light.
Muslims are an increasing presences on our university campuses and in our communities. Are we reaching them with the message of Christ? We'll share ideas about how to begin reaching Muslims and ways to motivate other Christians along the way. Come and get tips on how to share the hope that we have.
This workshop will give you creative ideas about playing keyboard effectively in the worship setting.
Experience how each child has unique intelligences for learning Bible truths best. Discover ways to help all kinds of learners connect to God and Scripture! You'll get new ways to use interactive devotions, snacks, crafts, and games to help children grow in their relationship with Jesus.
National studies show that church attendance is stuck or in decline. Are you looking for some fresh new ways to reach the unchurched, the de-churched and the spiritually mature Christian all at the same time? In this workshop we will: explore together how to create opportunities where Spiritual Conversations happen naturally, learn new ways to engage people from all walks of life to experience God in unexpected ways, and equip you with new methods to be truly missional
Jesus prayed to the Father to make us one just as He and the Father are one. Unity is the missing ingredient in the Body of Christ. There is a necessity for the Church to become unified in Christ. Learn how to develop a passion for unity by networking and building on our commonalities and laying aside our differences for the furtherance of the Gospel.
This workshop will give practical ideas for including students with autism in the church program over the lifespan. Starting with inclusion in a Bible school class as a child, in a teen program, and in a regular class for adults.
This workshop will give you creative ideas about playing bass guitar effectively in the worship setting (bring your bass guitar), for intermediate to advanced players.
This workshop will be theoretical and practical. Discussion will include the importance of spirituality and scripture, the need for collaboration and the role of followers, and actions you need to take to become a more effective leader.
Malachi 4:6 tells us about turning the hearts of the fathers to their children and the hearts of the children to their fathers. It's time for fathers to learn how to turn their hearts. This can result in spiritual breakthrough for our 21st Century culture.
Is your weekend programming transformational? Is there room in it for kids to respond to and encounter God? Come look at some new ways your weekend program can create space for kids to interact and encounter God in their lives.
What would a family ministry model look like that embodied the heart of Deuteronomy 6 with the family and incorporated the principles of Ephesians 4 within the church? We will look at an approach to family ministry where the church inspires, supports, and equips parents in their God-given role and allows the home to be the center of spiritual formation.