Confirmed Speakers and Workshops

Confirmed Speakers:

Plenaries on Developing a Biblical Vision for Your Church

Kevin Smith: On Earth as it is in Heaven
Randy Nabors: Mercy and Justice
Plenary on The Gospel for Church Planters with Kevin Smith
Plenary on The Gospel for Church Planting Spouses (and Their Husbands, Too) with Parakaleo Founder Tami Resch

Workshops On:

Developing Vision
An Overview of Church Planting
Preaching the Gospel in a Post Everything World
Before You Move to the Field – Ted Powers and Tim Lien
Preparing for the First Worship Service
Dealing with Conflict – Randy Nabors
Fundraising Issues – Fred Marsh
Developing A Church Planting Ecosystem: Case Studies
Working With Core Groups and Launch Teams
Prayer Evangelism – John Smed
Developing Disciples – Bob Cargo and Monte Starkes
Philosophy of Ministry: Mission, Values, Models, Style and Strategic Plan – Tim Rice
Hitting the Wall – Tom Wood
A Taste of Parakaleo ( 6 hours of training) – Tami Resch
Strategies and Resources in Evangelism – Alan Avera with Christianity Explored
Church Planting: New Strategies and Lessons Learned
Developing Teams that Move the Ministry Forward – Tom Wood
Preparing to Parent: Becoming a Church that Plants Churches – Tom Hawkes and Ted Powers
Mentoring Interns and Apprentices – Tom Hawkes and Jim Hatch