June 8-10, 2015

Your last chance to sign up for Create 2015!

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

Tod Polson

Creative Director, Cartoon Saloon

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

Evening

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

Tuesday, June 9th

Morning

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
Rethinking Church Marketing
Andrew Plett

Room 222
How We Navigate Change In Our Church
Bill Markham

2:15-3:15PM: Workshops

Auditorium
Our Approach To Planning An 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
Creative Stage Design: Leveraging Your Limitations
Derek Elliotson + Janina Gordon

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

3Yr Old Room
The Journey to Campuses: Then, Now and Next
Justin Driedger + Bill Markham

4+5Yr Old Room
Branding: Creating Synergy Between What You Click, Read And Watch
Andrew Plett + Taryn Plugers

Room 222
Our Assimilation Process: How We Retain Guests and Connect People Into Community
Brenda Drost + Andrew Rutledge

Evening

4:30PM Dinner
7:30PM Session 4

Wednesday, June 10th

Morning

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

1:00-2:00PM: Workshops

Auditorium
Creating a Mix That Rocks: Both Live & Online
Derek Elliotson 

Lower Auditorium
CentralKids: Our Creative Process
CentralKids Team

3Yr Old Room
Campuses: 5 Things We’re Learning About Launching Strong
Justin Driedger

4+5Yr Old Room
Contracting Creatives: What To Do (And Not Do) When Using Outside Help
Communications Team 

Room 222
Managing Porridge: The Messy Art of Working with People
Derrick Meuller

2:15-3:15PM: Workshops

Auditorium
Service Programming: Sweating the Small Stuff
Adam Fry 

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

3 Yr. Old Room 
Creating A Volunteer Army: Ideas for Recruiting, Inspiring and Unleashing Volunteers
Jonathan Lambert 

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: Attracting Millennials, Retaining Builders
Bill Markham

3:30-4:30PM: Workshops

Auditorium
Worship Culture: Embracing the Tension Between Who You Are and Who You Serve
Melanie Driedger + Greg Sykes

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

4+5Yr Old Room
Communication Roundtable: Meeting And Learning From Each Other
Communication Team

Room 222
Our Discipleship Process: How We’re Moving People From Weekend Attenders to Passionate Followers
Brenda Drost

Evening

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.

 

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