BASS

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BASS

A Conference for Northern California Churches
March 4-6, 2021
Hosted at Redwood Chapel
19300 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA

BASS Convention Presenter: Chuck Bomar

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Chuck Bomar
Chuck Bomar

Pastor of Vision and Teaching
Colossae Church
Tigard, Or
ari@colossaechurch.org
chuckbomar.com

Chuck Bomar planted and is Lead Pastor of Colossae Church in Portland, Oregon. He is also founder of two other organizations: CollegeLeader (www.CollegeLeader.org) and iampeople (www.iampeople.org). He is author of over a dozen small group resources and six books with the most recent being the highly anticipated work titled, Better Off Without Jesus: Embracing the Promise of the Holy Spirit. Other titles are: Worlds Apart: Understanding the Mindset and Values of 18-25 Year Olds (Zondervan, 2011), College Ministry From Scratch (Zondervan, 2010), College Ministry 101 (Zondervan, 2009), 99 Thoughts for College-Age People (Group, 2009), and co-author with Reggie Joiner and Abbie Smith of The Slow Fade: Why You Matter in the Story of Twentysomethings (David C. Cook, 2010). When he is not traveling the country speaking at conferences or consulting with church or denominational leaders, he is home with his family, the place he loves to be more than any other. Chuck and his wife, Barbara, have three beautiful daughters: Karis, Hope and Sayla.





2016 Workshops

College: Money, Spiritual Authority, Homosexuality and Other Taboo Topics You Don’t Want To Talk About

3/4/2016

This workshop provides principles for talking about these subjects with our congregations and specifically with younger generations. The small things really matter in this.


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College: Two Views of Discipleship

3/4/2016

This workshop explores two views of Matthew 28:18-20 and why one is proving much more fruitful among younger generations. A closer study of the text reveals much.

2015 Workshops

College: Losing Your Religion: A Key to Reaching Younger Generations

3/6/2015

If there is one thing that will repel younger generations it's behavior management. Our tension is that, in many ways, we don't know any different. The truth is many of us have embraced a behavior management system we just so happen to call "Christianity." This seminar provides distinctions every believer needs to make if we are to further the gospel...and especially to younger generations. This workshop will repeat on Saturday @ 11:15 p.m. in D2.

College: Non-Mentor Mentorship

3/6/2015

When we talk about the word "mentorship" (or, discipleship) we all bring a different set of connotations to it. This seminar gets to the bottom of how different generations define this, and what mentorship needs to look like for younger generations.

College: Worlds Apart: Bridging the Gap Between Generations

3/6/2015

This seminar explores the distinguishing values between generations that seem to cause the most tension in relationships and provides principles for bridging the generational gap.

College: Losing Your Religion: A Key to Reaching Younger Generations

3/7/2015

If there is one thing that will repel younger generations it's behavior management. Our tension is that, in many ways, we don't know any different. The truth is many of us have embraced a behavior management system we just so happen to call "Christianity." This seminar provides distinctions every believer needs to make if we are to further the gospel...and especially to younger generations. This workshop repeats on Friday @ 9:00 a.m. in D2.

College: Biggest Mistakes Made When Starting a College Ministry

3/7/2015

There are common misconceptions on where to start a ministry, especially a ministry for millennials, therefore requiring a different paradigm. This seminar discusses nine of the biggest mistakes people make when starting a college ministry from scratch.

2014 Workshops

College: Generational Distinctions

3/7/2014

This seminar explores the distinguishing values between generations that seem to cause the most tension in relationships and provides principles for bridging the generational gap.

We will explore tensions in the workplace, home and church.


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College: Non-mentor Mentorship

3/7/2014

When we talk about the word "mentorship" (or, discipleship) we all bring a different set of connotations to it. This seminar gets to the bottom of how different generations define this, and what mentorship needs to look like for younger generations.


Download mp3 file

College: Losing Your Religion: A Key to Reaching Younger Generations

3/7/2014

If there is one thing that will repel younger generations it's behavior management. Our tension is that, in many ways, we don't know any different. The truth is many of us have embraced a behavior management system we just so happen to call "Christianity." This seminar provides distinctions every believer needs to make if we are to further the gospel...and especially to younger generations.


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College: Better Off Without Jesus

3/7/2014

For most of us, deciphering God's voice in our lives seems ambiguous, at best. Through his personal struggle to discern God's voice in midst of trial, Chuck Bomar brings much needed practical understanding to why we are better off without Jesus physically by our side and takes readers on a confidence building journey of recognizing how and when the Holy Spirit is speaking to them.


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