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					                                                                                                                                                                                                      A Personal Invitation

                                                                This Whole Heart event is offered in partnership with Agape Family Schools,
                                                                 Loveland, CO (agapefamilyschools.org), serving Northern CO homeschoolers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             W       e hope you will join us
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     for this special home
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             education workshop. Since
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             1994, we have had the privi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             lege to come alongside fami-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             lies like yours to encourage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and equip them as Christian
                                                                                                                                              A Christian Home Education Workshop                                            parents. This new version of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             a trusted workshop intro-
                                                                                                                                                  With wholehearted authors and speakers                                     duces a new generation of
                                                                                                                                                                                           homeschool families to the WholeHearted Learning model that
                                                                                                                                                  Clay & Sally Clarkson                    we have used and taught in our 20+ years of homeschooling.
                                                                                                                                                                                           It is fully explained and explored in the new Third Edition of
                                                                                                                                                                                           our book, Educating the WholeHearted Child, coming this fall.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Early in our own homeschooling journey, it became clear
                                                                                                                                                                                           to us that our children naturally loved reading and being read
                                                                                                                                                                                           to, talking about their insights and ideas, learning through
                                                                                                                                                                                           real life, and having time to explore and learn on their own. In
                                                                                                                                                                                           contrast, textbooks and formal curricula were often artificial,
                                                                                                                                                                                           lifeless, and tedious. WholeHearted Learning is about liberating
                                                                                                                                                                                           the learning journey in your home, and setting your children
                                                                                                                                                                                           free to learn the way God designed them to learn. Once you
                                                                                                                                                                                           understand the model’s easily-remembered five focused areas
                                                                                                                                                                                           of study, you will be able to implement them in your
                                                                                                                                                                                           homeschooling to liberate learning in your own home. Home
                                                                                                                                                                                           education will never be the same!
                                                                                                                                                                                                Our prayer is that you will leave this workshop equipped
                                                                                                                                                                                           and encouraged to return to your home with a new vision and
                                                                                                                                                                                           direction as a homeschooling parent, but even more as a Chris-
                                                                                                                                                   Discover the joy and freedom            tian parent. You can’t separate them! Come discover for
                                                                                                                                                          of homeschooling                 yourself the freedom and joy in Christ that can be yours as a
                                                                                                                                                                                           Christian homeschooling family.
                                                                                                                                                      the WholeHearted way.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Wholeheartedly in Christ,
                                                                                                                                                       It’s about discipleship.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Clay & Sally Clarkson
                                                                                                                                                        It’s about real books.
                     P.O. Box 3445 (1840 Deer Creek Rd, #212)

                                                                                                                                                                                           P.S. We are excited to return to northern Colorado, where
                                                                                                                                                          It’s about real life.            our relationship officially began at Campus Crusade for
                                                                                                                                                      It’s about your family.              Christ staff training in August 1975 (we celebrate our 28th
                                                                         to follow God wholeheartedly.

                                                                                                                                                                                           anniversary August 30). It feels like a homecoming!
                                                                         Strengthening your family

                                                                                                                                                      Loveland, CO
Whole Heart Ministries

                                                                                                                                                                                           About the Speakers: Clay and Sally Clarkson started Whole
                                                                                                                                                                                           Heart Ministries in 1994 with a heart and vision to
                                                                                                                                                   August 28-29, 2009                      encourage and equip Christian parents to raise wholehearted
                     Monument, CO 80132

                                                                                                                                                                                           children for God. Clay, a graduate of Denver Seminary,
                                                                                                                                                                                           directs WHM. His books include Our 24 Family Ways,
                                                                                                                                                 Fireside Café at Group Publishing         Heartfelt Discipline, and Educating the WholeHearted Child.
                                                                                                                                              1515 Cascade Ave., Loveland, CO 80538        Sally is a speaker and teacher, and author of Seasons of a
                                                                                                                                                                                           Mother’s Heart, Mission of Motherhood, Ministry of
                                                                                                                                                                                           Motherhood, and The Mom Walk. She has encouraged
                                                                                                                                                            An Events Ministry of          thousands of families and Christian and homeschooling
                                                                                                                                                                                           mothers throughout the US, and around the world. Clay and
                                                                                                                                                   Whole Heart Ministries                  Sally have four wholehearted children, ages 14 to 25, all
                                                                                                                                                        Keeping Faith in the Family        educated at home. The Clarksons live in Monument.
                 What to Expect                                                 Workshop Schedule                                                       How to Register
                   E    ducating the WholeHearted Child
                        Workshop will introduce you to the
                   WholeHearted Learning model, a natural,
                                                                                           Friday Evening
                                                                                      Registration, booktables
                                                                                                                                                Register today one of two easy ways:
                                                                                                                                                                  1. ONLINE
                                                                   7:00—8:15pm        Clay Clarkson, Home—Shepherding Your
                   commonsense approach to home education
                                                                                      Child’s Heart to Long for God (LifePATH)                   Register online: www.wholeheart.org
                   based on biblical concepts of home, family,
                   and discipleship. Since 1994, this workshop     8:30—9:30pm        Sally Clarkson, Home—Shaping Your                                            2. PHONE
                                                                                      Child’s Heart to Live for God (LifeGIFTS)
                   has offered practical help and spiritual                                                                                            Call toll free: 888-488-4466
                   encouragement to countless families just
                   like yours in the US and around the world.                                                                           We recommend registering online with a credit or debit card.
                   Here’s what you can expect:                     8:00—8:50am        Registration, booktables
                                                                                                                                        It is easy and secure, and it helps our ministry. If you would
                                                                   9:00—9:50am        Clay Clarkson, Learning—Strengthening
                   §  Explanation! Whether you are new to                                                                               rather register by phone, please call Monday—Thursday,
                                                                                      Your Child’s Mind to Learn for God
                   homeschooling, or a veteran looking for a                                                                            9:00AM—3:00PM (MT). If we are not available when you call,
                                                                   10:00—10:50pm Sally Clarkson, Learning—Building Mental               leave a message and we will return your call promptly.
                   better way to homeschool, you will learn
                                                                                      Muscles for WholeHearted Learning
                   how to implement the proven principles of
                   WholeHearted Learning in your home.             11:00—11:50pm Sally Clarkson, Learning—Twelve True                    Registration Fees                  Individual       Couple
                                                                                      Pillars of WholeHearted Learning
§   Motivation! Find new passion and vision for your role as a
                                                                   12:00—1:00pm       Lunch break, booktables                            EARLY Registration
    Christian homeschooling parent. Get excited again about                                                                                                                   $35.00         $45.00
                                                                   1:00—1:30pm        Clay & Sally Clarkson, Q&A, book reviews           By AUGUST 7
    what the Holy Spirit can do for you and your children in
    your home. He’s the real Teacher!                              1:30—2:50pm        Sally Clarkson, Methods—Five Focused               REGULAR Registration
                                                                                      Study Areas of WholeHearted Learning                                                    $45.00         $55.00
§   Innovation! You’ll learn how real books and real life can                                                                            After AUGUST 7
    help to transform home learning from a tedious                 3:00—3:45pm        Clay & Sally Clarkson, Living—Learning to
    instructional procedure into a dynamic relational process.                        Be at Home with Christ                             SATURDAY Lunch (optional)
                                                                                                                                                                              $8.50          $17.00
    God has designed your child to want to learn.                  3:45—4:30pm        Booktable                                          Order/pay NLT AUG 21

§   Inspiration! Renew your mind with biblical insights about        Schedule and message selection subject to change without notice.
    nurture, discipleship, and education at home, and be                                                                                REGISTRATION POLICIES: Your registration includes one
    challenged to an enlarged vision for homeschooling as a                                                                             workshop notebook for each registered attendee. Single-
    discipleship ministry.                                                     Workshop Information                                     parent mothers may register anytime by phone for $20.00
                                                                                                                                        (this rate is not available online). Lunch is an additional cost.
§   Participation! Enjoy a day of casual interaction with other
                                                                                                                                        Registration cancellation refund: 100% by August 7; 50%
    homeschooling families, visiting between sessions and          Location:    Fireside Café at Group Publishing
                                                                                                                                        after August 7; no refunds after August 21. Meal purchase
    discussing ideas over lunch. Being with others like you will                1515 Cascade Ave., Loveland, CO 80538
                                                                                                                                        refund: 100% by August 21; no refunds after August 21
    affirm your desires and decisions.                                          www.firesidecafeloveland.com
                                                                                                                                        Registrations may be transferred at no additional cost. If
§   Publications! Whole Heart Ministries published products,                    NOTE: For information about the workshop, call          you have a special need or request, please contact us. Group
    other books written by the Clarksons, and a careful                         the Whole Heart offices at 719-488-4466.                rates are not available for this event.
    selection of other quality homeschooling and parenting                      Fireside Café does not have event information.
                                                                                                                                        SATURDAY LUNCH: Group’s Fireside Café will provide a
    books will be available for purchase.                          Directions: Fireside Café at Group Publishing is located in          quality lunch of a Signature Panini or stuffed wrap sandwich
                                                                               Loveland, CO, 7.5 miles west of I-25 on Highway          (turkey, ham, roast beef, or veggie), salad, chips, cookie, and
                  What Others Have Said                                        34. Exit I-25 at mile marker 257B; go west on E.         beverage for a very reasonable $8.50. We encourage all
                                                                               Eisenhower Blvd. 7.5 miles to Cascade; go right.
}   Your talks were just what I needed to hear. Not just the
                                                                                                                                        attendees to pre-purchase the Fireside Café lunch and to eat
                                                                                                                                        at the facility to foster fellowship and discussion. You must
    homeschooling aspect, but the nurturing of the precious        Meals:       Saturday lunch is available from Group’s Fireside
                                                                                Café for an additional cost of $8.50/person             order and pay for your lunch in advance, NLT August 21.
    children God has given in His image. ~Jennifer
                                                                                (must order in advance). The Café will be open
}   You have challenged me to take a good, hard look at our
                                                                                                                                                     Whole Heart Ministries
                                                                                Saturday morning at 8:00am for purchasing
    whole philosophy of homeschooling. ~ Debbie                                 Starbucks coffees and drinks, and pastries.                   P.O. Box 3445, Monument, CO 80132
                                                                                                                                             719-488-4466 § admin@wholeheart.org
}   Your conferences have given me a glimpse of what               Housing:     Limited rooms are available at the nearby La
    homeschooling can be, and a vision on those hard days                       Quinta Inn & Suites (970-622-8600) for $80
    when I wonder if it’s really worth it. ~Cindy                               (regular) and $95 (large) per night (breakfast
                                                                                                                                        Whole Heart Ministries is a non-profit, 501c3 tax-exempt
                                                                                included). Check our website for other hotels.
}   Thank you for sharing the wisdom God has given you                                                                                  Christian home and parenting faith ministry. We affirm the
    through your homeschooling experience. ~Heather                Child Care: We are not able to offer child care. Nursing             statement of faith of the National Association of Evangelicals
                                                                               infants and lap babies are welcome in the                (www.nae.net). Event revenues accrue entirely to WHM and
}   Thank you for all the encouragement you give. Thank you                    sessions; a cry room/area will be available for          do not directly benefit any individual or group. Registration
    for giving from your hearts. ~Cynthia                                      noisy babies. Thank you for your understanding.          fees for this event are not tax-deductible.