Learn From Each Other

June 8-10, 2015 - St. Catharines, ON

Be Inspired Together

June 8-10, 2015 - St. Catharines, ON

Renew Your Calling

June 8-10, 2015 - St. Catharines, ON

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Create Conference is designed to connect you to other leaders who are living out their call with as much passion as you are.

We want to help you recharge your ministry tank, inspire your faith, and rekindle your passion to serve God.

Speakers

In addition to our Central Team, we’re excited to bring in proven Leaders, Pastors, Teachers and Storytellers
who will inspire and equip you in your unique ministry environments.

Bill Markham

Lead Pastor, Central

Brent Cantelon

Missional Executive, PAOC

Carey Nieuhof

Lead Pastor, Connexus Church

Whitney George

Executive Pastor, Church On The Move

Matthew Luhn

Story Supervisor, Pixar

Jonathan Lambert

Lead Pastor, Experience Church

Adam Fry

Associate Pastor, Central

Andrew Plett

Communications Pastor, Central

Conference Schedule

Lunch and dinner are off-site.

Monday, June 8th

5:00PM: Check In
7:00PM: Session 1 (Auditorium)

Tuesday, June 9th

9:00AM: Session 2
10:15AM:Break
10:30AM:Session 3
11:30AM:Lunch

1:00-2:00PM:Workshops

Auditorium
Service Programming: Cultivating A Dynamic Volunteer Culture
Adam Fry & Janina Gordon

Lower Auditorium
7 Keys To A “Can’t Miss” Kids Ministry
Gianpaolo Galessiere

3Yr Old Room
Guest Services: Building A Team That Shapes Expectations
Karlene Markham

4+5Yr Old Room
Storytelling & Beyond: Developing A Complete Creative Content Strategy
Andrew Plett

Room 222
How We Navigate Change In Our Church
Bill Markham

 

2:15-3:15PM:Workshops

Auditorium
Our Approach To Planning A Weekend Experience
Weekend Experience Team

Lower Auditorium
CentralKids: 5 Things We’re Learning In Creating A Healthy Volunteer Culture
CentralKids Team

3Yr Old Room
GroupLife: Our Journey To Creating Authentic Community
Brenda Drost

4+5Yr Old Room
Getting Started With Video Announcements
Brady Shearer

Room 222
Growing People. Growing Teams. Growing Community
Derrick Meuller

 

3:30-4:30PM:Workshops

Auditorium
Working Inside The Box: Stage Design
Derek Elliotson + Janina Gordon

Lower Auditorium
Kids Workers Hangout: Meeting And Learning From Each Other’s Experiences
CentralKids Team

3Yr Old Room
Thinking Multi-Site: Where Do I Start?
Justin Driedger + Bill Markham

4+5Yr Old Room
Branding: How To Express The Heart Of Your Organization Through Everything You Click, Read And Watch
Andrew Plett + Taryn Plugers

Room 222
Our Assimilation Process: Connecting People Into Community
Brenda Drost + Andrew Rutledge

 

4:30PM Dinner
7:30PM Session 4

Wednesday, June 10th

9:00AM: Session 5
10:15AM:Break
10:30AM:Session 6
11:30AM:Lunch

1:00-2:00PM:Workshops

Auditorium
Service Programming: Sweating The Small Stuff
Adam Fry

Lower Auditorium
CentralKids: Our Creative Process
CentralKids Team

3Yr Old Room
Campuses: Launching Strong
Justin Driedger

4+5Yr Old Room
Contracting Creatives: What To Do (And Not Do) When Working With Outside Video And Creative Professionals
Andrew Plett + Lisa Elliotson + Some Video Professionals

Room 222
The Mentor Effect: Managing Relationships In The Workplace
Derrick Meuller

 

2:15-3:15PM:Workshops

Auditorium
Creating A Mix That Rocks: Live And Online
Derek Elliotson

Lower Auditorium
Getting Started With MultiTracks: Why, What And How
Greg Sykes + Dan Perna

Off-Site Trip (This workshop is from 2:15-4:30)
Travel To Our Niagara Falls Campus: Learning How To Leverage Your Limitations
Justin Driedger

4+5Yr Old Room
Modern Day Marketing: How To Use SEO, Analytics And Listen To The “Cloud” To Engage With Those Outside Your Reach
Andrew Plett + Taryn Plugers

Room 222
Crafting A Message That Connects To A Multi-Generational Audience
Bill Markham

 

3:30-4:30PM:Workshops

Auditorium
Changing Your Worship Culture One Song At A Time
Adam Fry + Melanie Driedger + Greg Sykes

Lower Auditorium
Church Online: Entry Point, Exit Strategy Or Something Else Altogether?
Andrew Rutledge

4+5Yr Old Room
Communication (Creative) Team Hangout: Meeting And Learning From Each Other
Communication Team

Room 222
Moving People From Experience To Practice: Our Discipleship Process
Brenda Drost

 

4:30PM Dinner
7:30PM Session 7

Registration

Individual Pass Reduced Rate

$ 149

Per Person

Unable to come with your team? That’s okay, we’ve got a spot just for you. But don’t wait, register today in order to get the best rates.

 

Team Pass Teams 5-10

$ 745

Per Team (5-10)

Have more than 10 people on your team? We’ve got you covered. Pay only $69 for each additional registration.

 

We Want To Foster A Growing Community Of Christian Leaders Who Are Going For It.

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