Youth Workers’ Conference

Overview

This conference offers instruction on programs, recruitment and training of youth staff, philosophy, counseling, and youth evangelism. It features more than 40 practical sessions in all! Each workshop is led by experienced, fundamental youth workers from around the country, as well as Ken Collier and Rand Hummel from The Wilds. There is also a ladies’ track. This conference gets essential information into your hands immediately as each conference family unit will be given a resource pack with a retail value of $75.

Outings

A golf outing and ladies’ fellowship are planned for Tuesday. There is no charge for accommodations Monday night if you choose to participate in Tuesday’s activities.

Call (864) 331-3293 or e-mail us for more details.

Children ages 0-24 months may attend this conference with their parents. They must be within this age range at the time of camp. Child care will be provided during the General Sessions and Workshops only (children may not attend these). Capacity is limited, and the cost per child is $25. Please complete the requested information on the registration form linked below.

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Do you struggle to develop a strategy to effectively engage your community for the sake of the Gospel? We want to help your church, school, and/or ministry with a special track packed with helpful sessions, best practices, and strategies for social media, literature creation, website development, and much more! Please plan to join us to gain knowledge and learn tools and techniques to use in your ministry.

Sample Session & Workshop Topics

  • Group Discussions
  • Life Touching Life
  • Maximizing Volunteer Use in Youth Ministry
  • Purposeful Youth Ministry
  • Reaching Youth through Sports Outreach
  • Recruiting/ Training Youth Staff/ Running Small Groups
  • Rescuing Young People from the Trap of Pornography
  • Secrets to Leading from the Middle
  • Teens and Social Media
  • The 18 Month Mission Trip
  • The Planning & Execution of Large Youth Rallies
  • The Power of a Parent’s Influence
  • When Ministry Hurts
  • And more!

Reward!

For each first-time Youth Workers’ adult or married couple you bring as your guest, you can receive a $60 deduction from your balance due at check-in. Please let us know the name(s) in advance. You can save up to the total cost of your Youth Workers’ Conference total.

Sample Schedule

Check-in: 3:00-5:30 p.m. Tuesday
Program begins: 6:00 p.m. Tuesday with supper
Program ends: 8:00 a.m. Friday after breakfast

7:00-7:30 Cool Beans
7:30-8:00 Breakfast
8:15-9:15 General Session
9:15-9:45 God & I Time
10:00-11:00 Workshop
11:15-12:15 Workshop
12:30-1:15 Lunch
1:30-4:30 Freetime
General Store
Cool Beans
The Snack
Craft Shop
Giant Swing
Land Trolley
4:45-5:45 Workshop
6:00-6:45 Supper
7:00-8:30 General Session
8:30-10:00 Freetime
General Store
The Snack
Cool Beans
Gameroom

 

*Schedule is subject to change.