conferences

Orange Conference 2020 Quotes – nickblevins.com – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Here are some of my favorite points and quotes from the 2020 Orange Conference. Kristen Ivy The grace you give yourself changes everything Become all things to all people Paul was suggesting we need to understand people first It’s hard to give people hope before knowing why they need hope Understand their perspective Simon Sinek How are we going to adapt our model to these new times? There’s an opportunity if we are willing to change Change actually highlights what…

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Do You Need a BREAK from Ministry? – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

So, just HOW excited would you be to get AWAY from your job for a week? You can only IMAGINE… no e-mail, no texts, no meetings, no phone calls, no to-do lists, no boss dropping in with some new task… how excited would you me? Maybe as excited as this guy on Yosemite Summit at the top of Sentinel Dome! Yosemite Summit is a week long sabbatical retreat for men in the heart of Yosemite National Park. This is not…

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Disability ministry training will be far more accessible in the 2020s – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Together Conference, Mount Paran Church, Atlanta, Georgia, March 9, 2019 This post in the third in a series examining ten disability ministry trends to watch in the coming decade. Today Dr. Grcevich will look ahead to how pastors and ministry leaders will acquire the knowledge, training and support in the next ten years to care for and include children and adults with all types of disabilities. 90% of U.S. pastors and church leaders should be able to access live, high…

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Making disability ministry training available to every church – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

Our Key Ministry team is wading into a very busy time of the year for ministry training. Last weekend, Sandra had the privilege of presenting at the Engage Conference in Fayetteville Arkansas, presented by our friends at 99Balloons. Both Sandra and myself were in Atlanta this past weekend for the Together Special Needs Ministry Conference, hosted by Mount Paran Church. I’ll be in Houston from the 22nd to the 24th of this month for a private church training event, and…

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Youthworkers, Join us for a Morning with Mark DeVries – Foundations of Sustainable Youth Ministry – Youth Ministry Christian Article

Foundations of Sustainable Youth Ministry Mark DeVries Mark has trained youth workers across the United States and Canada, as well as in Russia, Uganda, South Africa, Ecuador, Trinidad, Nicaragua, and Northern Ireland, working with a wide variety of denominations. He has taught courses or been a guest lecturer at a number of colleges and seminaries. Mark is the author of a number of books, including Sustainable Youth Ministry (IVP, 2008). Mark serves as the chairman of the board for the Center for…

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Win 2 Tickets to the D6 Conference! #D62019 – Youth Ministry Christian Article

I’m stoked to announce that I will be speaking at the D6 Conference in Orlando, Florida this September and I want you to join me! I am giving away 2 FREE TICKETS to the Conference (Valued at $700!) to two lucky people.  Enter NOW here for your chance to win these tickets. The D6 Conference is the one family ministry conference designed to help your ministry team get on the same page to minister to the families in your community. We invite…

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