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					                             National Capital
                     Christian Education Conference
                          Tentative Workshop Schedule
    Workshops are subject to additions/deletions/modifications that are sometimes beyond our control.
As always, the Conference Booklet you receive upon arrival at the conference will be the most current listing.

                      * * * * The most recent changes since 1/16/11 are shown in RED.
                     There are NO NEW ADDITIONS, just changes in timeslots. * * * *

Personal Growth PG                  Ministry Training                MT           Outreach and Discipleship OD                                    Special Interest SI
         Includes                              Includes                                         Includes                                                 Includes
Adult                    A          Children/Youth                    CY          Evangelism                                                      Worship Arts
Men                      M          Family                             F          Outreach Ideas                                                  Other topics of interest
Women                    W          Adult                             A           Discipleship


                                  Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 1 -- 9:00 - 10:15 a.m.

                                                         Train your students to discern world views and to understand their impact on every aspect of our
     9:00 -                                              culture. We will analyze the impact of world views on our culture through interviews with those who
MT            Torn Between Two Worldviews                                                                                                                             Bill Jack
     10:15                                               hold opposing world views. This is a great opportunity to learn practical tools to reach non-Christians
                                                         and to confront the culture with the Truth.

              Mentoring That Makes a Difference:         Where do leaders come from? Every leader must train the next generation of leaders in order for the
MT   9:00 -                                                                                                                                                           Dr. Douglas
              Preparing the Next Generation of Leaders   ministry of the church to continue. This workshop will train you to mentor others using practical,
A    10:15                                                                                                                                                            Fombelle
              for the Church                             engaging methods that makes a spiritual difference in the lives of the next generation of leaders.


                                                         This is a detailed review and study of the 20 spiritual gifts (operational, functional, and perfecting) to
MT   9:00 -
              Understanding Your Spiritual Gifts         accelerate your growth and development as a Christian man and woman. An overview as well as                  Kevin W. Johnson
A    10:15
                                                         detailed study of 1 Corinthians 12:4-11, Romans 12:6-8, and Ephesians 4:11-2.


     9:00 -   Christian Educators’ Leadership            Join us as we learn what Christian educators should expect for themselves, their team and their
AD                                                                                                                                                                    Tracey C. Jones
     10:15    Expectations                               ministry in regards to fulfilling the privilege of Christ-like leadership.
                              Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 1 -- 9:00 - 10:15 a.m. (cont.)

                                                            Life coaching allows you to meet people where they are, walk through problem areas in their life and
MT   9:00 -                                                 reach biblical solutions. Whether meeting one-on-one, with a couple, or as a family, the key is coming
              Life Coaching: A Friendlier Way to Counsel                                                                                                                Bob Tome
CO   10:15                                                  alongside people and offering God's perspective, hope, change and practical steps to overcome life's
                                                            problems. Learn ideas and steps to successfully mentor people.

                                                            This popular workshop has been updated for 2011 to help volunteers and staff effectively be good
     9:00 -   Stress-Free Productivity: Time Leadership
MT                                                          stewards of their time to accomplish stress-free productivity. To abound beyond limits we must              David Black
     10:15    in Ministry
                                                            exercise personal leadership in our use of time! Great tips and handouts.

                                                            Understanding the child with ADD/ADHD and other disabilities in which children crave lots of
MT   9:00 -                                                 movement. How do we incorporate and adjust our programming for that movement while not be a                 Jackie Mills-
              This Child Won't Sit Still
CY   10:15                                                  distraction to others in the room but actually benefiting all participants? Learn practical classroom       Fernald
                                                            techniques/interventions to increase success in your children's ministry program.

                                                            We know that kids need winsome male role models, but how do we attract and keep vital male
MT   9:00 -   Recruiting and Managing Men in Children’s                                                                                                                 Gordon and
                                                            leaders in our ministries to children? Learn how to make your ministry a place where men will want
CY   10:15    Ministries                                                                                                                                                Becki West
                                                            to serve.


                                                            Come and learn how to promote and present a successful Vacation Bible School. Learn valuable
MT   9:00 -                                                                                                                                                             Francine
              How To Have A Great VBS                       strategies for selecting the right program, volunteers and goals. Learn all the information you need
CY   10:15                                                                                                                                                              Kashchy
                                                            for any church setting.


MT   9:00 -   Kids and the Bible: Passing On a Passion      Help kids develop a desire to read God’s Word, see the 'big picture' of the Bible and develop Bible
                                                                                                                                                                        John Tietsort
CY   10:15    for the Word                                  skills. Also, how to select a children’s Bible, too.


                                                            The family is God's design for the spiritual nurture and training of children. By assisting parents in
MT   9:00 -   Family Sunday School -- Growing Spiritually   nurturing their children spiritually in their daily home life, we are more fully contributing to the
                                                                                                                                                                        Kristy Bowers
F    10:15    As A Family                                   spiritual growth of the whole family. Plan a Sunday school class for parents to bring their children
                                                            with them!


MT   9:00 -                                                 This will be a participatory class where attendees will learn new, fun songs for use in Sunday School,
              Fun Christian Songs Your Children Will Love                                                                                                               Dale VonSeggen
CY   10:15                                                  children's worship, or midweek activities.



MT   9:00 -                                                 Practical tips and insights into the most effective, biblically sound ways to build your child's faith in   Richard
              Building Your Children's Faith in the Home
CY   10:15                                                  the midst of busy daily family life.                                                                        Patterson, Jr.


                                                            Review of a Gospel presentation mapping out the book of Romans plus some practical helps on
     9:00 -
OD            Traveling Down the Romans Road                assurance and discipleship. Includes hands-on practice and demonstration. (N.T. or Bible is helpful         Dr. Nancy Shields
     10:15
                                                            but not required)

                                                            During the last 40 years, the values of our American society have strayed away from biblical
     9:00 -                                                 standards, while the efforts by Christians to impact the society have been generally ineffective. This
OD            Impacting the Culture -- Changing the World                                                                                                               George W. Sarris
     10:15                                                  workshop looks at the causes of why this situation has occurred, and how Christians can successfully
                                                            impact the culture so that the world will be changed.
                             Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 1 -- 9:00 - 10:15 a.m. (cont.)

                                                           Many Christian workers who have good intentions rush out to witness to others without adequate
     9:00 -
OD            Preparing to Witness                         preparation and therefore, fail in their mission. This workshop focuses on the solid foundation           Jim Hogsett
     10:15
                                                           necessary for carrying the Gospel to others in the workplace and elsewhere.

                                                           Genealogy is important as evidenced by the numerous lists in the Bible! Discover the roots of the
PG   9:00 -   Keys for Understanding Your Identity from    major players in the Bible, their relationship to Israel, and their overall contribution to God’s plan.
                                                                                                                                                                     Cecilia Dennery
 A   10:15    a Biblical Perspective                       Additionally, you will discover YOUR biblical roots, (i.e. biblical identity) and how this knowledge
                                                           propels you to achieve God’s destiny for your life.

                                                           Are you a 20, 30, or 40 single and wondering if God has a mate for you? Our churches are full of
PG   9:00 -
              Desiring Marriage and Still Waiting          singles who desire marriage. Come discover some possible reasons why you may be single and how            Cynthia Crockett
 A   10:15
                                                           to seek God beyond the limits of your experiences.


PG   9:00 -                                                Why aren’t we abounding beyond limits? In this workshop, we will discuss why Christians struggle          Dr. Roberta
              Hindrances to Abounding Beyond Limits
 A   10:15                                                 with abounding beyond the God-ordained limits set forth from the foundation of the world.                 Bright


                                                           You know how frustrating it can be if your vehicle has been stuck in a rut: move forward, then slip
PG   9:00 -                                                back again. Sometimes, life is no different. We can get mired in ruts, ultimately robbing us of our
              Living Out Of The Rut                                                                                                                                  Rex Tignor
 A   10:15                                                 God-given potential and destiny. Let’s look at some helpful ways we can move out of ruts that
                                                           confine our potential and rob us of all that God has planned for our lives.


PG   9:00 -                                                Attendees will explore God’s perspective on singleness and how one can live a fulfilling and satisfying
              Becoming a Satisfied Single Adult                                                                                                                      Stevie Prather
 A   10:15                                                 life during this unique season of life.


PG                                                         God’s mandate of older women teaching younger women is more than just a suggestion from our
W    9:00 -   WOMAN to WOMAN: Pouring Into the Life        Lord - it’s a mandate. It’s a mandate because it’s so very necessary. Women need help and support
                                                                                                                                                                     Cindy Foor
     10:15    of Another                                   from other women who’ve “been there, done that.” This workshop includes practical, meaningful
OD                                                         ways for women to fulfill the instruction and commands of Titus 2.

                                                           According to an organization promoting entrepreneurship and education there are approximately 10
     9:00 -   Taking Your Entrepreneurial Idea to the      million Americans involved in starting a new business at any given time, many of whom are
SI                                                                                                                                                                   Dr. Joel Freeman
     10:15    Marketplace                                  Christians. Freeman will share the wisdom lessons learned from the ups and downs of his many
                                                           enterprises. Plus, he will show how your congregation can start an entrepreneur club.

                                                           This workshop helps to equip youth and adults with “easy to play” musical instruments that can be
     9:00 -   Musical Instruments that You Can Play in a
SI                                                         used to accompany times of praise in the home, Sunday school, Bible studies, home groups, vacation        Dean F. Schultz
     10:15    Day
                                                           Bible schools, church and marketplace.


     9:00 -   What is a Mime and its Affect on the         Participants will see a slide show of different mimes and groups, including exercises acting out
SI                                                                                                                                                                   Kabrena Severe
     10:15    Church?                                      situations/charades, a brief history of mime, the ministry of silence and the power of movement.
                                   Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 2 -- 10:30 to 11:45 a.m.

                                                            One in 91 children is now being diagnosed with autism or ASD. Are you ready as a children's ministry
MT   10:30 -                                                leader to include those children in your programming? In this workshop, you'll learn about autism, as        Jackie Mills-
               Understanding the World of Autism
CY   11:45                                                  well as some common characteristics, behaviors and tactic/strategies for engaging and teaching               Fernald
                                                            students on the autism spectrum

                                                            Marriage is nothing like the fairy tales we read as children. You will learn the eight biblical principles
     10:30 -
MT             The Marriage Secret: Beyond the Fairy Tale   she learned that helped reconcile her marriage and the hidden truth behind the marriage covenant.            Jewell R. Powell
     11:45
                                                            These principles can be used to build or enhance an existing marriage ministry.

                                                            Leadership is critical for effective ministry! Maybe someone told you, "Lead, follow, or get out of the
MT   10:30 -                                                way." There is a more redemptive leadership style. This workshop will provide you with the                   Dr. Douglas
               Transformational Leadership for Ministry
A    11:45                                                  framework and strategies to engage in transformational leadership that will set your ministry free to        Fombelle
                                                            serve the mission and vision of the church.


MT   10:30 -                                                What does an incredible teacher look like? How do we develop volunteers into truly effective
               Developing Incredible Teachers                                                                                                                            John Tietsort
A    11:45                                                  teachers? Steps and resources for making all your volunteers more effective and motivated.



MT   10:30 -                                                This session examines the marks and mandates of biblical manhood, identifies current barriers and
               Creating A Men's Ministry Environment                                                                                                                     Robert Kelley
M    11:45                                                  discusses "principles and practices" of effective men’s ministry.


                                                            Understanding the child with ADD/ADHD and other disabilities in which children crave lots of
MT   10:30 -                                                movement. How do we incorporate and adjust our programming for that movement while not be a                  Jackie Mills-
               This Child Won't Sit Still
CY   11:45                                                  distraction to others in the room but actually benefiting all participants? Learn practical classroom        Fernald
                                                            techniques/interventions to increase success in your children's ministry program.

                                                            Experience practical ways to make abstract prayer real for concrete minds through Learner-based,
MT   10:30 -                                                Experiential, Applicable, Relational and Narrowly-focused lessons. Kids shouldn’t be forced into             Gordon and
               Helping KidZ L.E.A.R.N. to Pray
CY   11:45                                                  traditional, adult forms of relating to God. Help them understand prayer as a natural, enjoyable part        Becki West
                                                            of everyday life that is meaningful for kids of all ages.

                                                            Like many from Christian homes, I had heard thousands of sermons since childhood. Will another
MT   10:30 -
               Preparing Children Sermons                   sermon make a difference? With that in mind, we will explore ways and resources to prepare                   Samuel To
CY   11:45
                                                            sermons for children to learn and for transformation of lives.


                                                            Come and learn how to promote and present a successful Vacation Bible School. Learn valuable
MT   10:30 -                                                                                                                                                             Francine
               How To Have A Great VBS                      strategies for selecting the right program, volunteers and goals. Learn all the information you need
CY   11:45                                                                                                                                                               Kashchy
                                                            for any church setting.


MT   10:30 -                                                Practical tips and insights into the most effective, biblically sound ways to build your child's faith in    Richard
               Building Your Children's Faith in the Home
CY   11:45                                                  the midst of busy daily family life.                                                                         Patterson, Jr.



MT   10:30 -   How to Use Puppets Effectively With          This workshop will cover many aspects of organizing and leading an ongoing puppet
                                                                                                                                                                         Dale VonSeggen
CY   11:45     Children and Youth                           ministry/discipleship group using moving-mouth puppets to sing and teach Bible truths.
                            Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 2 -- 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. (cont.)

                                                             Non-Christians seem to have the advantage in our culture. We, as Christians, are sometimes
                                                             intimidated by or even afraid to talk with many Atheists, New-Agers and Evolutionists. Too often, we
     10:30 -
OD             Simple Tools for Brain Surgery                fear we won’t have answers to their tough questions. Be encouraged. Learn four killer questions             Bill Jack
     11:45
                                                             that will help to destroy the secular thinking that is encasing the minds of friends, relatives and
                                                             others. Learn to destroy sloppy, secular arguments without destroying the person.

                                                             Outreach is easy. Take some creativity, a heart for people, and add a little time and you can make a
     10:30 -   Outreach: Developing Relationships from
OD                                                           great impact in the lives of people. This session will focus on building relationships rather viewing       Bob Tome
     11:45     the Neighborhood to the Community
                                                             people as a project.


                                                             Do NOT participate in this workshop if you want your worldview, attitudes and values to stay exactly
     10:30 -   The Ultimate Attitude Adjustment: Short-
OD                                                           the same. Planning and leading a short-term mission trip will change your life and the lives of your        Kristy Bowers
     11:45     Term Missions
                                                             participants forever, GUARANTEED!


                                                             Appropriate for the novice or the scholar, these practical and profound keys are found within the
PG   10:30 -
               Keys for Unlocking the Scripture              Bible and will give you amazing insight into the Scripture, increasing your understanding and ability to    Cecilia Dennery
 A   11:45
                                                             accurately interpret the Word of God.


PG   10:30 -                                                 This workshop offers biblical teaching about spiritual battles that are inevitably faced by every
               The Devil's Lies: Gaining Freedom in Christ                                                                                                               Cindy Foor
 A   11:45                                                   believer, and three practical steps to gaining victory and freedom in Christ Jesus.


                                                             When attempting to build successful relationships (e.g., marital, parent/child, siblings, friends, etc.),
PG   10:30 -                                                                                                                                                             Dr. Roberta
               Beware of Dysfunctional Communication         there are 10 subtle tactics that breed trouble when communicating. If you are somewhat curious
 A   11:45                                                                                                                                                               Bright
                                                             about these tactics, this workshop is just for you!

                                                             The real fruit is out on the limb. If we are going to make an impact in life and for eternity, we have to
PG   10:30 -                                                 be willing to take risks seizing our divine moment. Too many are content to sit back and go about
               Risk Takers Seizing Our Divine Moments                                                                                                                    Rex Tignor
 A   11:45                                                   their daily lives without attempting anything great for God. How much are we willing to put on the line
                                                             to do God’s will? The greatest opportunities require risk.

                                                             Attendees will identify and discuss challenges that are unique to Christian singles. Each attendee
PG   10:30 -
               Overcoming Struggles that Singles Face        will develop an action plan to implement in personal life and singles ministries. Attendees will even       Stevie Prather
 A   11:45
                                                             be challenged to begin a singles ministry if one is not already in existence.

                                                             (Women only) A biblical perspective is necessary to abound beyond limits to live life and not just
PG   10:30 -   Ouch! Lord You're Sharpening Me --            exist. Women may not always be able to avoid conflict in relationships, but we can learn valuable
                                                                                                                                                                         Cheryl Torain
W    11:45     John 10:10                                    lessons. Attitudes that sabotage relationships can be forgiven and restored as the principles of God's
                                                             Word is obeyed. Iron does sharpen iron for the glory of God.

                                                             The 45-minute film is based upon the book (same title) endorsed by Ben Carson, Bill Cosby, Julius
     10:30 -   Return To Glory: The Powerful Stirring of     Erving, Joe Frazier and many others. This inspiring documentary film presents compelling evidence
SI                                                                                                                                                                       Dr. Joel Freeman
     11:45     the Black Race®                               that Black people once dominated much of the civilized world, only to suffer a tragic downfall of epic
                                                             proportions. Co-author will be on hand to respond to questions afterward.

                                                             Does drama have a legitimate place in the Church? How can it be used to bring the actual text of
     10:30 -   Bringing Scripture to Life through
SI                                                           Scripture to life? In this workshop, George Sarris will share some of the dramatic techniques he uses       George W. Sarris
     11:45     Storytelling
                                                             to make the words of the Bible leap off the page and into the hearts of children and adults alike.
     10:30 -   What is a Mime and its Affect on the        Participants will see a slide show of different mimes and groups, including exercises acting out
SI                                                                                                                                                                  Kabrena Severe
     11:45     Church?                                     situations/charades, a brief history of mime, the ministry of silence and the power of movement.


                                                           Participants will dodge into what tools are needed to start a ministry: the pastor’s approval,
     10:30 -   How To Incorporate A Mime Ministry In
SI                                                         animation, expression, dramatic, passion, feeling, makeup, costumes, styles of mime: modern,             Kabrena Severe
     11:45     Church
                                                           contemporary, selecting songs, choosing other potential members, going out to minister



                                  Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 3 -- 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

                                                           Time and money are put into kid’s programs in the local church. With the amount of time we have
MT   12:00 -   Cheating Kids: The Danger of a Kid-         these kids verses dad and mom's time, who should we really be investing in? Let’s tackle the issue of
                                                                                                                                                                    Bob Tome
CY    1:00     Focused Ministry                            rethinking how the local church does kid’s and student ministry, from Infants through post-high
                                                           school. You may be spending your money in the wrong place!

                                                           One in 91 children is now being diagnosed with autism or ASD. Are you ready as a children's ministry
MT   12:00 -                                               leader to include those children in your programming? In this workshop, you'll learn about autism, as    Jackie Mills-
               Understanding the World of Autism
CY    1:00                                                 well as some common characteristics, behaviors and tactic/strategies for engaging and teaching           Fernald
                                                           students on the autism spectrum

                                                           Learn practical techniques from the book of Jonah for preparing a focused and compelling, Christ-
MT   12:00 -
               Keys for Preparing Biblical Messages        centered biblical message that accurately and simply communicates truth while motivating the             Cecilia Dennery
A     1:00
                                                           hearer to act on what they heard.

                                                           Research has shown that effective premarital education makes the difference between successful
MT   12:00 -   A Wise Builder: Preparing Premarital        and failed marriages. Yet, pastors don’t always implement sustainable premarital curriculum. This
                                                                                                                                                                    Jewell R. Powell
F     1:00     Couples to Build Marriages That Last        workshop teaches educators practical tools to orient premarital couples to the four stages of
                                                           marriages and how to recognize the eight pillars upon which all successful marriages are built.

                                                           Come be challenged to take your children’s church to a new level of creativity. Ideas in the areas of
MT   12:00 -                                               singing, teaching, welcome, crowd breakers, missions, organization, and more! Does your children’s
               24 Ways to Improve Your Children’s Church                                                                                                            David Black
CY    1:00                                                 church capture the hearts of your children for God? We have a critical message for a critical time in
                                                           their lives!

                                                           Using God’s Word, with or without curriculum, to develop an effective life-changing Bible lesson, this
MT   12:00 -   Beyond Story Telling -- Teaching from The
                                                           method will challenge the saved and reach the unsaved at the same time. (Live demonstration              Dr. Nancy Shields
CY    1:00     Word
                                                           included).


               Thinking Outside the Box -- Creative        Meeting the needs of auditory, visual and kinesthetic learners is a challenge for teachers. The format
MT   12:00 -
               Teaching Ideas for Classroom and Teacher    of this workshop is conducive to planning a teacher training workshop in your church, and giving         Kristy Bowers
A     1:00
               Training                                    teachers ideas to capture the attention of all the students in their class.


     12:00 -   Christian Educators’ Leadership             Join us as we learn what Christian educators should expect for themselves, their team and their
AD                                                                                                                                                                  Tracey C. Jones
      1:00     Expectations                                ministry in regards to fulfilling the privilege of Christ-like leadership.



     12:00 -   An Intentional Strategy to “Reach Every     This workshop discusses 21st century models and methods designed to produce passionate
MT                                                                                                                                                                  Robert Kelley
      1:00     Man for Christ”                             disciples of Jesus Christ by changing your paradigm from “Men’s Ministry” to “Ministry to Men.”
                             Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 3 -- 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. (cont.)

                                                            We spend over one third of our lifetime at work and, yet, so many times, the workplace is off limits to
     12:00 -
OD             Witnessing in the Workplace                  witnessing. In this workshop, you will learn how to eliminate the barriers to witnessing, your role as a     Jim Hogsett
      1:00
                                                            witness, and the keys to effective witnessing at work and elsewhere in your life.

                                                            (Women only) Abounding beyond limits will be hindered when we do not move beyond our comfort
PG   12:00 -   Moving Beyond My Comfort Zone --             zone. From comfort - to stretching - to risking to the danger zone provide opportunities to experience
                                                                                                                                                                         Cheryl Torain
W     1:00     Esther 4:13-16                               God's power. We must acknowledge our behavioral dead weights and our false comforts to gain
                                                            victories that enable us to finish what we start by faith.

                                                            Despite appearances that might say completely the opposite, the Lord assures us that there is hope
PG   12:00 -   Discovering My Destiny: God's Plan for My
                                                            for our future and that He has sovereignly designed plans for each of His children. In this workshop,        Cindy Foor
 A    1:00     Life
                                                            we'll look at some practical steps to discover these unique plans.

                                                            Using the foundation scripture found at 1 Peter 4:11, we’ll learn the significance, and blessings, that
                                                            derive from putting God first and foremost in all areas of our lives, in particular, a detailed discussion
PG   12:00 -
               Give God the Glory!                          and teaching on five key areas: relationships, in the workplace, in the family, in the local church, and     Kevin W. Johnson
 A    1:00
                                                            during rest and relaxation. Also, from Matthew 5:13-16, learn about giving God the glory through the
                                                            good works of the Christian man and woman.

PG   12:00 -                                                Why aren’t we abounding beyond limits? In this workshop, we will discuss why Christians struggle             Dr. Roberta
               Hindrances to Abounding Beyond Limits
 A    1:00                                                  with abounding beyond the God-ordained limits set forth from the foundation of the world.                    Bright


                                                            Dealing with our attitudes and behaviors will allow us to live a life abounding beyond limits. Do our
PG   12:00 -   10 Reasons to Believe - Real Christians
                                                            speech and actions honor God and others? Come learn 10 possible attitudes and behaviors that will            Cynthia Crockett
 A    1:00     Can Look Like They Are Not
                                                            hinder your progress to a life abounding beyond limits.


     12:00 -   Discipline as Discipling: Spanking and the   Offers a practical, positive and biblical basis for discipline and provides guidelines for using spanking    Richard
PG
      1:00     Alternatives                                 and numerous alternatives effectively.                                                                       Patterson, Jr.



     12:00 -                                                It is an explanation and examination of the power of expository preaching. The class will explore the
SI             The Power of Expository Preaching                                                                                                                         Dr. Alan Bolden
      1:00                                                  benefits of this type of preaching.



     12:00 -   How YOU Can Lead Times of Life-              This workshop helps to equip youth and adults to lead praise in the home, Sunday school, Bible
SI                                                                                                                                                                       Dean F. Schultz
      1:00     Transforming Praise                          studies, home groups, vacation Bible schools, church and marketplace.




                                     Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 4 -- 1:20 to 2:20 p.m.


MT   1:20 -                                                 Helps on how to maintain a learning atmosphere with positive ideas for motivating listening while
               Tips for Positive Classroom Management                                                                                                                    Dr. Nancy Shields
CY   2:20                                                   encouraging participation from your students.
                                     Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 4 -- 1:20 to 2:20 p.m.


     1:20 -   Christian Educators’ Leadership               Join us as we learn what Christian educators should expect for themselves, their team and their
AD                                                                                                                                                                       Tracey C. Jones
     2:20     Expectations                                  ministry in regards to fulfilling the privilege of Christ-like leadership.


                                                            Research has shown that effective premarital education makes the difference between successful
MT   1:20 -   A Wise Builder: Preparing Premarital          and failed marriages. Yet, pastors don’t always implement sustainable premarital curriculum. This
                                                                                                                                                                         Jewell R. Powell
F    2:20     Couples to Build Marriages That Last          workshop teaches educators practical tools to orient premarital couples to the four stages of
                                                            marriages and how to recognize the eight pillars upon which all successful marriages are built.


MT   1:20 -                                                 Including discussion of active learning, how God designed young children, the role of the teacher and
              Six Steps for Teaching Preschoolers                                                                                                                        John Tietsort
CY   2:20                                                   connecting with parents. A fun, motivating and practical workshop.



MT   1:20 -                                                 Provides Sunday school teachers with practical steps and guidelines in leading a child to Christ and         Richard
              Helping Children Follow Jesus
CY   2:20                                                   how to help them continue to grow and follow him.                                                            Patterson, Jr.

                                                            Does your ministry feel like a long to do list? Does it no longer feel like an amazing opportunity to
                                                            serve and worship God? Passion produces energy and excitement that is contagious enough to
MT   1:20 -   Restoring Spiritual Passion for Ministry to
                                                            influence those we serve. Learn not only to renew your passion for your ministry to children/youth           David Black
CY   2:20     Children and Youth
                                                            but also stir up the passion among those with whom you serve. Love the Lord God with all your
                                                            passion and prayer and intelligence and energy.

MT   1:20 -   Foundational Steps to Building A Children's   Building a children's ministry begins with prayer, vision and a passion. Come discover how to discern        Francine
CY   2:20     Ministry                                      and then carry out God's plan for the children of your church.                                               Kashchy


                                                            The attendee will see demonstrations of many types of visuals for ministry use with children,
MT   1:20 -
              Using Visuals in Teaching Children            including object lessons, the Evangecube, storybags, simple illusions, balloon animals and many              Dale VonSeggen
CY   2:20
                                                            more techniques.


              KidZ KaN! Make a Difference in the World
MT   1:20 -                                                 This workshop provides practical ideas for giving elementary-aged children hands-on service and              Gordon and
              (Practical Ways to Get KidZ Involved in
CY   2:20                                                   outreach projects. KidZ KaN! make a difference in the world by praying, giving and getting involved.         Becki West
              Service & Outreach)


                                                            There is a dangerous myth which says it’s too late for teaching God’s Word to an Alzheimer’s patient.
OD   1:20 -   Sharing the Gospel With Adults Who Have
                                                            Jim Hogsett begs to disagree because he does it weekly in a prayer meeting. He will show                     Jim Hogsett
 A   2:20     Alzheimer’s
                                                            participants how to vividly bring the Gospel to these precious individuals.


                                                            Besides discerning the different levels and types of church growth, we will explore indicators to
     1:20 -
OD            Calibrating Our Focus for Outreach            assess the health, effectiveness and limitations of our outreach. Hopefully, they will ignite our hearts     Samuel To
     2:20
                                                            for abounding outreach.

                                                            Learn to recognize the characteristics of artificial authorities. Witness artificial authorities from both
PG   1:20 -                                                 church and culture as they try to undermine the true authority of God’s Word when it speaks clearly
              Artificial Authority                                                                                                                                       Bill Jack
 A   2:20                                                   on foundational issues such as origins. Become adept at discerning the difference between true and
                                                            artificial authority. Discover how Christ’s followers are to respond with truth and grace.
                             Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 4 -- 1:20 to 2:20 p.m. (cont.)


PG   1:20 -
              Trusting In The Names of God               We will examine the names of God and discover the power of trusting in His name.                         Dr. Alan Bolden
 A   2:20

                                                         One of the most often presented challenges to a belief in God, and one that has been the
                                                         determining factor for many people who have lost their childhood faith and turned away from Him,
PG   1:20 -
              Oh, God . . . Why?!                        relates to the existence of pain and suffering in the world. If God is good, and God is sovereign, why   George W. Sarris
 A   2:20
                                                         is there so much pain and suffering? This workshop seeks to present clear answers to this
                                                         perplexing problem.
                                                         God has and will prepare you for what He planned in you. Our Ability Our Availability = Our Potential.
PG   1:20 -                                              God has given each of us a lunch (Luke 6). Our lunch is made up of our time, talent, treasure and
              Unpacking Your Lunch                                                                                                                                Rex Tignor
 A   2:20                                                touch. God is calling us to become more than we can become on our own. When we give God our
                                                         lunch, something new and incredible is born.


PG   1:20 -                                              Attendees will be challenged to identify and pursue their God-given purpose with enthusiasm and
              Discover Your Purpose                                                                                                                               Stevie Prather
 A   2:20                                                expectancy.


                                                         This workshop helps to equip youth and adults to make the Kingdom of God "come alive" audibly and
     1:20 -   How YOU Can Help to Make the Kingdom of
SI                                                       visibly for the nations of the world through singing, the musical instruments of the Psalms and multi-   Dean F. Schultz
     2:20     God "Come Alive" for This Generation
                                                         ethnic instruments of the nations, dance, banners, pageantry, multimedia, signs and symbols.

                                                         The Rosetta Stone. Anyone with an interest in the fields of archaeology, cryptology, writing,
                                                         publishing, Egyptology, science, IT security, geology, languages and/or translation work -- anyone
     1:20 -   The Mysterious Rosetta Stone and its
SI                                                       involved in unlocking mysteries -- immediately understands the significance of this famous artifact.     Dr. Joel Freeman
     2:20     Impact on Biblical Archaeology
                                                         Dr. Freeman will share some of the benefits of the discovery of the Rosetta Stone to better
                                                         understanding the reliability of the Scriptures through the spade of archaeology.
                                                         A detailed overview of the Christian publishing industry and quality information on how to get started
     1:20 -   From Start to Finish for the First-Time    with that great book! Learn all about copyrights, ideas for a fantastic cover, book markets,
SI                                                                                                                                                                Kevin W. Johnson
     2:20     Author                                     distribution, marketing, sales, promotion, e-books, print-on-demand, and meeting the needs of your
                                                         customer, the book buyer.

                                                         Participants will dodge into what tools are needed to start a ministry: the pastor’s approval,
     1:20 -   How To Incorporate A Mime Ministry In
SI                                                       animation, expression, dramatic, passion, feeling, makeup, costumes, styles of mime: modern,             Kabrena Severe
     2:20     Church
                                                         contemporary, selecting songs, choosing other potential members, going out to minister


     1:20 -   Learning How to Mime: A Presentation for
SI                                                       Here students will be able to learn a routine to take back to church.                                    Kabrena Severe
     2:20     You




                                   Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 5 -- 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

                                                         Message-based small groups allow you to develop small groups that focus on three key areas:
MT   2:30 -
              Message-Based Small Groups                 encouraging relationship building, experiencing life change and encouraging spiritual development.       Bob Tome
A    3:30
                                                         Learn how your church can grow big through small groups and never pick up a book.
                               Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 5 -- 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. (cont.)

                                                               God calls us to unity in our ministry relationships. Conflict happens: the issue is how we deal with
MT   2:30 -
              Healing Relational Conflict in the Church        the conflict. This workshop gives tools and insights for thriving in the place to which God has called    David Black
A    3:30
                                                               you to minister.

                                                               Studies have shown that 15% of financial and career success can be attributed to technical
                                                               competence, while 85% is due to good interpersonal skills. We all are different. Some of us are
MT   2:30 -
              Dealing With People Who Drive You Crazy!?        thinkers, others are doers, some are passive, and still others are aggressive. Most people come to        Dr. Joel Freeman
A    3:30
                                                               work with pretty good intentions, but we get on each other's nerves just by being ourselves. In this
                                                               session we will focus upon the 85% aspects of work and home.

     2:30 -   Christian Educators’ Leadership                  Join us as we learn what Christian educators should expect for themselves, their team and their
AD                                                                                                                                                                       Tracey C. Jones
     3:30     Expectations                                     ministry in regards to fulfilling the privilege of Christ-like leadership.



MT   2:30 -                                                    This class provides planning ideas for active preschoolers including: Bible lesson and review games,
              Developing an Effective Preschool Class                                                                                                                    Dr. Nancy Shields
CY   3:30                                                      action songs, pre-session crafts and more by using of learning centers and team teaching.

                                                               Children with disabilities are often frustrated because of limited verbal communication. Often
                                                               children with intellectual and sensory disabilities are overloaded with sensory input and we as
MT   2:30 -   Biting, Hitting, Fighting, Spitting -- Not All                                                                                                             Jackie Mills-
                                                               children workers do not understand what triggers certain behaviors in children with disabilities.
CY   3:30     Behaviors Are Bad                                                                                                                                          Fernald
                                                               Come learn about the function of behaviors, behavior plans and success in behavior management for
                                                               each individual child.

MT   2:30 -   Foundational Steps to Building A Children's      Building a children's ministry begins with prayer, vision and a passion. Come discover how to discern     Francine
CY   3:30     Ministry                                         and then carry out God's plan for the children of your church.                                            Kashchy


                                                               Applying the scripture to become more and more like Christ leads to changed lives in contrast to
MT   2:30 -   Kids and the Bible: Teaching for Life
                                                               simply doing what we ought to do. This workshop looks specifically at developing teachers that            John Tietsort
CY   3:30     Change, Applying the Scripture
                                                               model, minister and motivate kids to apply the Scripture to become Christ-like.


MT   2:30 -   Motivating Your Preteens/Teens to                You’ll learn how to tap into the most common internal and external motivators of preteens and teens.      Gordon and
CY   3:30     L.E.A.R.N.                                       Work with your students to help them become life-long, self-motivated learners.                           Becki West


                                                               A basic outline for designing a lesson will be offered along with ideas and suggestions for making the
     2:30 -
MT            How to Write a Sunday School Lesson              lesson interesting, engaging and fun with the goal of motivating students to DO something with what       Kristy Bowers
     3:30
                                                               they've learned.


                                                               In this session we will walk you through a process, a path that will help you build an Intentional
MT   2:30 -   Building HIS Church By Discipling HIS Men
                                                               Disciple Making Ministry for the men of your church, one that will help motivate them to define,          Rex Tignor
M    3:30     (Men’s Leaders)
                                                               discover, develop and deploy their God-given potential and destiny


MT   2:30 -                                                    Presents vital principles and guidelines together with practical, effective models currently in use for   Richard
              Effectively Reaching the Unchurched Child
CY   3:30                                                      reaching children outside the church.                                                                     Patterson, Jr.
                             Saturday, January 29, 2011 -- Workshop Session 5 -- 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. (cont.)


MT   2:30 -   17 Habits of Highly Effective Children's   Leaders in ministry are made, not born, and this seminar will list and elaborate on 17 different habits
                                                                                                                                                                   Dale VonSeggen
CY   3:30     Ministry Leaders                           or activities that every children's ministry leader should practice.



MT   2:30 -   Kingdom-Focused Men’s Ministry --          This workshop includes discussion of servant leadership, the three-legged stool of leadership traits
                                                                                                                                                                   Robert Kelley
M    3:30     Leadership for the 21st Century            and three types of ministry leaders needed to sustain effective "”ministry to men" in the 21st century


                                                         What can we do to help people in marriage? Prevention is better than cure! Besides discussing the
MT   2:30 -   Preparing Marriages Versus Blessing        costs of broken vows, we will be sharing courtship suggestions to marriage covenant, addressing
                                                                                                                                                                   Samuel To
A    3:30     Weddings?                                  cultural diversity in decision making, building hedges to guarding the covenant. Hopefully, we can
                                                         turn from just blessing weddings to preparing couples for healthy and life-long marriages.

                                                         This interactive workshop provides seven simple, yet profound keys to understanding this often
PG   2:30 -
              Keys for Demystifying Revelation           misunderstood book, including the symbols, the prophetic timeline as well as the importance of            Cecilia Dennery
 A   3:30
                                                         distinguishing God's plan for Israel and His plan for the church.


                                                         So many people struggle with feeling guilty and unworthy because of their past sin. This workshop
PG   2:30 -   Moving Past the Past: Biblical Steps of
                                                         looks at some of the reasons this occurs, and at God's Word to see His solution and the biblical steps    Cindy Foor
 A   3:30     Dealing with Sin
                                                         of dealing with sin.


                                                         God’s Word refers to money 1600 times more than any other subject in scripture! This workshop
PG   2:30 -
              Money in the Hands of a Christian          eliminates the myths about God’s instruction to us on this critical subject and teaches how to be         Jim Hogsett
 A   3:30
                                                         good stewards of the possessions He has loaned to us!


PG   2:30 -   Strategies to Make Your Possible Dream     Attendees will pinpoint unfulfilled dreams and develop a plan to realize those dreams for the glory of
                                                                                                                                                                   Stevie Prather
 A   3:30     Come True                                  God.

                                                         (Women only) The life of a woman is full of transition and change. Rather than fight and fear them,
                                                         we need to embrace them. God has not only given us the physical seasons, but He has also given us
PG   2:30 -   Exchanging Brings Change in the Seasons
                                                         a spiritual dimension that provides growth. From the preparations of winter, to the new beginnings of     Cheryl Torain
W    3:30     of Life -- Eccl. 3:1
                                                         spring, to the confidence of summer and the purposes of autumn, a woman can learn to abound
                                                         beyond limits for Christ.

                                                         In this session, Bill addresses one of the hottest topics of the culture: radical environmentalism.
     2:30 -
SI            What Would Jesus Drive?                    How should the church respond? How should the family respond? What does the Bible have to say             Bill Jack
     3:30
                                                         about this current issue?


     2:30 -   The Role of Praise and Prayer in Revival   Workshop helps to equip youth and adults to integrate the dynamics of praise and prayer that lead to
SI                                                                                                                                                                 Dean F. Schultz
     3:30     and Spiritual Awakening                    revival and spiritual awakening



     2:30 -   Learning How to Mime: A Presentation for
SI                                                       Here students will be able to learn a routine to take back to church.                                     Kabrena Severe
     3:30     You

                     This should be our last updated/changed list! The Conference Program that you receive upon your arrival
                                                 at the Conference will be the most up-to-date list.

				
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