Arts, Recreation & Worship The Schedule
Parkville, MO 64152
16965 NW 45 Highway
Heartland Presbyterian Center
Tired of the same old ideas? Need to Sunday
re-fill your cup of energy and creativity? 4-6 PM Register & Move In
Want to step out and become the ministry 6 PM Dinner
leader you always wanted to be? Then join 7 PM Gathering and Activities
8 PM Worship
us for four days of fellowship, learning and
sharing. You are sure to go home with Monday
more ideas than you can use in a year, and 8 AM Breakfast
Movin’ & Groovin’- group building
a long list of friends you can call on to help
and bonding activities you will enjoy
and will be able to “bring home.”
10 AM Session A
Who is HARW for? 12 Noon Lunch
1 PM Free Time/Interest Group Time - space
Anyone involved in ministry will find
for folks to talk more about shared
welcome and refreshing resources to enrich interests.
their ministry. At HARW you will find 2 PM Session B
pastors, Directors of Children’s Education, 5:30 PM Dinner
Youth Directors, Music Leaders, Camp Staff 7 PM Interactive Group Learning Experience
and lay people interested in creativity in 8 PM Worship
8 AM Breakfast
Movin’ & Groovin’
Why should I come? 10 AM Session C
You will get creative new ideas to bring 12 Noon Lunch
back to your ministry. Whether you are an 1 PM Free Time/Interest Group Time
artist who wants to know more about 2 PM Session D
recreation, or a youth director who needs 5:30 PM Dinner Arts, Recreation, & Worship
7 PM Interactive Group Learning Experience
to know how to include technology in 8 PM Worship October 14-17, 2007
ministry - there is something at HARW for
you! Come with an open mind ready to
learn and go home with more ideas than
8 AM Breakfast
9 AM Session E (PLACE meeting)
you can use in a year. 11 AM Closing Worship Rejoice in the Lord always.
12 Noon Lunch
1 PM Departure And again I say: REJOICE!
You are not alone!
One of the wonderful by-products of Phil 4:4
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bringing people passionate about ministry
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is the friendship that develop. Come and
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Workshop Descriptions Preserving the Experience – Scrapbooking Driving your ministry on the Information Superhighway
OK, so you had a great time, took some great pictures and want to Do you want to Supercharge your ministry with an Internet Website?
Creative Arts – Journey Inward
Open new windows to your soul by using art as a spiritual resource.
share the experience with as many people as possible….but how?
Scrapbooking binders make a great way to share your experience
Do you want to move your ministry onto the Information Superhighway?
Does the thought of creating your own website fill you with fear and
Explore your contemplative side as we create personal expressions of with folks back home. Come to learn. Bring pictures and supplies if trepidation? Don’t let it get the best of you! You don’t need to be a Name ! ! ! ! !
our spirituality – artistic ability not required. We will explore how to you have them or just come to learn! Debbie Raines is registrar at computer wiz to create an effective web presence for your ministry. ! First ! ! ! Last
share artistic exploration with your congregation. Sarah Butler, Heartland Presbyterian Center, Parkville, MO. We’ll show you the tools you need, the basics of web creation, and the Address ! ! ! !
Pastor of 1st Presbyterian Church in Pleasanton, KS, is a writer and shortcuts and pitfalls of taking your ministry into the cyber-world.
painter. Making Faith Fun Patrick Yancey is former Director of Senior High Youth Ministries at City ! ! State ! Zip !!
Creative Arts – Journey Outward Faith experiences are not just for Sunday mornings. Each day, every Westminster Presbyterian Church in Topeka, KS. Telephone ( ) ! !
It’s more than banners. Liturgical art can build community and open activity, and even familiar routines bring new opportunities to praise Email ! ! ! ! !
new windows to the soul – and it can be experienced by everyone! and worship God. Learn how to make worship a part of the everyday Music for the Non-Musical
lives of your congregation. Amy Viets is the Director of Children’s Children love to bang a drum, shake a tambourine, and blow a flute. Church ! ! ! !
Learn how to share art as a spiritual resource with your congregation –
Ministry at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Overland Park, Music also reinforces learning and adds to the experience of your Roommate Request ! ! !
artistic ability not required. Sarah Butler, Pastor of 1st Presbyterian
Church in Pleasanton, KS, is a writer and painter. Kansas, and author of Making Faith Fun. ministry. Don’t let the fact that you are tone-deaf or are born with two
left feet stop you! We’ll teach you simple ways to incorporate music into Program Fee
Be a Clown Telling Your Spiritual Stories your ministry. Dale Bolyard is Director of Music at Pine Ridge
Have a thing for make-up? Always wanted a big, red nose? Hair that The heart of faith is filled with stories. From the Bible to personal Presbyterian Church, Kansas City, MO. Full Program!! $225! $!
stands out in a crowd? Want a way to help children, youth and adults accounts, stories have the power to heal in a way no other form of (Based on triple occupancy - includes meals and program)
serve in a fun and challenging way? Why not try Clowning? Bobo communication can match. This class will provide practical and fun Getting right to the point with PowerPoint Commuter! ! $110! $!
(Alex) will offer information, guidelines and areas to help your ministry ways to tell your spiritual stories. Whether it is an enlightening Multi-media adds depth to our messages and creativity to our learning. (Includes program and lunches & dinners)
soar to the Big Top in worship, visitation, evangelism and more. Bring moment, a personal struggle, or a simple experience that deepened In this session we will teach you the when and how to create useful and Evening Program! $50! $!
clothes to clown in, a sense of humor and your inner child. Alex your relationship with God. Michael Humphrey is a Feature Writer at meaningful PowerPoint presentations to augment your ministry (Includes program ONLY from 7-9 PM)
Wales is the Pastor of 1st Presbyterian Church, Warrensburg, MO. the Kansas City Star Magazine, Kansas City, MO. experiences. Patrick Yancey is former Director of Senior High Youth APCE Discount! -$50! $!
Ministries at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Topeka, KS. Total! ! ! ! $!
Outdoor Backpacking Spiritual Photography
Love to camp and ready to take the next step? This workshop God's wonders abound around us. Whether it is the beauty of a *Scholarships Available
explores the basics of overnight backpacking, maps, tents, and meals. sunset or the joy reflected in a child's face, we can see the mark of Workshop Schedules Method of Payment
Topics include family and group camping. We’ll bring all the supplies if God throughout the day. Capturing those images and using them as CHECK ! VISA/MASTERCARD
you bring the enthusiasm! We’ll meet outside and take a short hike physical worship pieces is an art in itself! Bring a camera and learn
together, so please dress accordingly. Matt Vaughan is the Director the basics of digital photography, and how to use your shots in Session A Session D ! -! -! -! /
of Youth Ministries at Village Presbyterian Church, Prairie Village, KS. worship. Landon Whitsitt is an avid photographer and Pastor of 1st Monday 10 AM-Noon Tuesday 2-4 PM
Presbyterian Church in Liberty, MO. ! Credit Card Number! ! Expires
Challenge Course Experience 1 - Making Faith Fun 16 - Workshop Rotation on a
Challenge yourself by tackling the challenge course at Heartland! See 2 - Inward – Creative Art Budget ! ! ! ! !
how meeting challenges accomplished through teamwork and Workshop Rotation on a Budget 3 - Website 101 17 - Power Point 101 Signature
camaraderie can enhance your ministry. Alexis Bechtold is the Eager to start using the rotational model of children’s ministry but not 4 - Telling Your Spiritual 18 - Telling your Spiritual
Activities Director at Heartland Presbyterian Center, Parkville, MO. sure if you have the resources to pull it off? Do you currently have a Story Story Workshop Choices
rotational ministry and want to augment it without breaking your 5 - GPS 19 - Backpacking
GPS – Finding Your Way! A! B! C! D! E
budget? Join us as we learn to creatively transform classrooms into 20 - Popcorn Theology
Come experience the fun and team building this new technology wondrous worship and educational spaces. Kris Adler is Director of Session B
offers! We’ll learn the basics of using a GPS device and enjoy time in Christian Education at Central Presbyterian Church in Omaha, NE. Monday 2-4 PM Session E
teams finding the “way-points” on the Heartland GPS Course! Alexis 6 - Making Faith Fun Wednesday 10 AM - Noon
Bechtold is the Activities Director at Heartland Presbyterian Center, Bringing Worship along on Your Mission Trip 7 - Mission Trips 21 - Popcorn Theology
Parkville, MO. So you’ve planned the perfect mission trip for your ministry. You’ve 8 - Photography 22 - Music for the
9 - Clowning Non-Musical Send Registration and Minimum of $50
Team Course Skills booked the site, bought the supplies, found the chaperones – heck
you even remembered to put air in the tires and fill the gas tank! Did 10 - Challenge Course 23 - PLACE Meeting deposit to: Programs; 16965 NW 45
We all work hard to bring people together, to get them to welcome 24 - Workshop Rotation on a
each other, and encourage them to form a community. We can also all you remember to include spaces for worship and faith development Highway; Parkville, MO 64152
as well as outreach on your trip? We’ll discuss the “why’s” behind Session C Budget
use fresh new ideas and skills in forming a team. We’ll play laugh and 25 -Challenge Course Toll Free: 888-422-6752
learn! Brian Frick is the Program Director at Heartland Presbyterian your trip and help you find meaningful ways to incorporate worship Tuesday 10 AM - Noon
and faith development on your trip and ways to share the experience 11 - Music for the SAVE TIME -
Center, Parkville, MO.
when you return home. Carla Hilton is Director of Children’s Ministry Non-Musical REGISTER ONLINE
Popcorn Theology at Pine Ridge Presbyterian Church, Kansas City, MO and Paula 12 - Outward
Movies speak to us emotionally and they can also speak to us Isgrig is Director of Children’s Ministry at 2nd Presbyterian Church, – Creative Art WWW.HEARTLANDCENTER.ORG
theologically. Learn basics of integrating film clips into video Kansas City, MO. 13 - Scrapbooking
presentations for youth and adult teachings and sermon. 14 - Creative Photography Shuttles Available at no cost from
presentations that speak volumes in pictures. Mich Phillips is 15 - Team Building Skills Kansas City International Airport
Director of Youth Ministries at Parkville Presbyterian Church, Parkville,