Thursday Panel Discussions

Senior Leaders
Facilitator • Jeff Travis ~ Pastor, Community of Faith
Thursday 4:00 PM, Grace Chapel
Q & A with senior leaders helping to navigate through leadership obstacles, changes, and struggles.

1. Jerry Weinzierl ~ Lead Pastor, Grace Christian Church
2. Joy Weinzierl ~ Pastor, Grace Christian Church
3. Pat Butcher ~ Lead Pastor, Family Worship Center
4. Josh Pennington ~ Lead Pastor, More Life Church

Children & Youth
Facilitator • John Fitzpatrick ~ Youth Pastor, Faith Family Church
Thursday 4:00 PM, Youth Auditorium
Q & A geared towards children and youth ministry

1. Mark Hancock ~ Children’s Pastor, Grace Christian Church
2. Bekah Kvas ~ Director of Student Ministries, Community of Faith
3. Anna Gresham ~ Pastor, Trailhead Church
4. Nathan Arceneaux ~ Youth Pastor, Grace Christian Church

Administrative Helps
Facilitator • Mike Misuraca ~ Executive Pastor, Grace Christian Church
Thursday 4:00 PM, Children’s Auditorium
Q & A focusing on the operational side of ministry and all the supportive roles

1. Shelly Lykins ~ Operations Director, Community of Faith
2. Jill Witt ~ Office Manager/Special Events Coordinator, Grace Christian Church
3. Elizabeth Travis ~ Family Director, Community of Faith
4. Michael Upshur ~ Administrative Pastor, Grace Christian Church

Friday Breakout Sessions

Practical Ministry

Managing the Church Finances
Keith Peterson ~ Executive Pastor, Community of Faith
Friday, 9:15 AM, Room 144
Developing and growing volunteers and managing the finances to support the vision and the purpose of our church.

Managing Staff & Volunteers
Tonya Carsten ~ Pastor, City Church
Friday, 10:30 AM, Room 144

Working with People
Shane Rhodehamel ~ Lead Pastor, Faith Family Church
Friday, 2:30 PM, Room 144
How to find, develop and keep the best people on your team

Worship & Media

Flowing in Prayer & Worship
Leaders ~ Joy Weinzierl, Pastor, Grace Christian Church ~ Tonya Carsten, Pastor, City Church
Friday, 9:15 AM, Youth Auditorium
A time of worship and prayer.

Deep & Wide Worship
Daniel Loos ~ Worship & Media Pastor, More Life Church
Friday, 10:30 AM, Youth Auditorium
How to reach those far from God and help people experience God’s presence at the same time.

Creativity in Ministry
Josh Gresham ~ Senior Pastor, Trailhead Church
Friday, 2:30 PM, Youth Auditorium
How to lead people and reach people with creativity and fresh ideas.

Personal Ministry: Developing the Ministry in You

Pursuing Integrity & Honor
Jody Carsten ~ Lead Pastor, City Church
Friday, 9:15 AM, Children’s Auditorium
Preparing to be used by God.

Overcoming Offenses
Pastor Daryl & Charlene Zink, Grace Christian Church
Friday, 10:30 AM, Children’s Auditorium
How to forgive and find freedom.

Women in Ministry
Facilitator • Joy Weinzierl ~ Pastor, Grace Christian Church
Friday, 2:30 PM, Children’s Auditorium
A panel discussion/conversation

1. Tonya Carsten ~ Pastor, City Church
2. Anna Gresham ~ Pastor, Trailhead Church
3. Leah Barterian ~ Creative Director, Grace Christian Church

Leadership: Becoming a Better Leader

Growing Through Pain
Jeff Travis ~ Pastor, Community of Faith
Friday, 9:15 AM, Grace Chapel
Description: Learning to use all our painful circumstances to grow to a new level of Leadership.

Find Your Joy While Leading
Anna Gresham ~ Senior Pastor, Trailhead Church
Friday, 10:30 AM, Grace Chapel
Learning to enjoy the call of God in every season of life, ministry, and transition.

Your Next Step
Tony Umber ~ Lead Pastor, Genesee Valley Church
Friday, 2:30 PM, Grace Chapel
Everyone is one step away from forward progress, momentum and movement. Wherever you are in ministry, this track will help you discover and pinpoint your current position, determine your destination, then chart the course. Whether you are at your lowest lows or your highest highs you will walk away empowered to take your next step!