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Stronger Conference - April  29 & 30, 2024


Main Session 1: Tom Haines - Pressing On... - Philippians 3:13-14

Main Session 2: Bill Hogg - Evangelism in This Canadian Moment - Acts 17:1-9

Main Session 3: Derik Fuller - The Call to be the Church - Ephesians 4:1-16

Main Session 4: Bechara Karkafi - Answer the Call - Matt 28:18-20


Workshop #1 - Monday Afternoon

Speaking Clarity into a Culture of Confusion - Wesley Huff

Love and Hate? Cultivate a Godly Relationship between Pastors & Board - Pierre Tang

8 Habits for Growth - Darryl Dash

Digital Discipleship - Joanna la Fleur

Leading Change: Exploring the Impact of Effective Coaching - Cathie Lemon

Welcome and Integration: How I Learned What Not to Do - Kathy Slessor

Workshop #2 Tuesday Morning 

Increasing Your Leadership Capacity - Tom Haines

Help Wanted - Steve Adams

How to Lead an Engaging Bible Study - Jon & Lori Stairs:

Creating a Culture of Evangelism - Bill Hogg

How to Develop a Vision for Your Ministry -  Tim Strickland

Reproducing Church Plants: Anti-Aging Treatment for Churches - Bechara Karkafi & Team

Workshop #3 Tuesday Afternoon

Giving: Moving from Pressure to Privilege - Bob Flemming

Beautiful & Wise: Thriving as a Complementarian Woman: Linda Reed & Karen Heska

10 Tips for Great Rehearsals - Matt Kerr 

Creating a Culture that Cultivates Church Revitalization - Alan & Kathy Butryn

Next Level Leadership: Understanding Your Leadership Gifts - Tim Strickland & team

Compelling Leaders: Kim Beaman & Diana Crosby

Stronger Conference - May 1 & 2, 2023


Main Session 1: Tom Haines - It’s Our Time - Luke 19

Main Session 2: Sunder Krishnan - Show me Your Glory - Exodus 33:12-23

Main Session 3: Dave Whitelaw - A Church on the Move - Acts 13

Main Session 4: Doug Schmidt - The Stronger the Base - The Greater the Reach, Acts 20:21-36


Monday Workshops

Next Gen Evangelism - Mike Racinsky

Facility: Temple or Tool? - Steve Adams

Fishing Well: Effectively Reaching the Right People - Graeme Melvin

Healthy Church, Bountiful Harvest - Bob Flemming

Four Tools to help Create a Successful Volunteer Recruitment Plan - Kim Hutchins

Emerging Cultural Trends the Church Is Facing - Wyatt Graham

The Unstuck Life: Becoming a Disciple-Making Church - Paul Sadler


A Church Leadership Development Plan - Jim DeMarsh

The Self Care of Ministry Leaders - Doug Schmidt

Working Towards a Biblical Sexuality - Laura Gobbels

Mission to Multiply - Tom Haines

Engaging Your Community - Mark Hymus

Welcome & Integration - Dave Espeut


Tuesday Workshops

Understanding Behaviour and Special Needs: No Learner Left Behind - Grace Garcia, Don Togade

Reaching and Rejoicing: Evangelism in a Leader's Life - Rick and Linda Reed

Invitation: Faith Over Fear - Tim Teakle

Ten Key to a Healthy Church Board - Marvin Brubacher

How to Lead in Church Revitalization - Tim Strickland

Stories of Community Engagement, Two Perspectives - Aaron Johnson and Dan Johnson

Stronger Conference - September 26-28, 2022

Main Sessions:

General Session 1: Rick Buck - Spiritual Vitality, Eph. 6:18-20

General Session 2: Tim Strickland - Leadership Vitality, Judg. 4-5

General Session 3: Bob Flemming - Church Vitality, Ps. 122

General Session 4: Tom Haines - Missional Vitality, Ezek. 3


Tuesday Workshops:

The Pathway to Women in Ministry: Staying Out of the Ditches
- Rick & Jo Buck

Peacemaking: Aiming for Resolution and Avoiding Revolution - Bob Flemming

Vision to Multiply: From What Is to What Ought to Be - Tom Haines & Church Planting Team

Recruit, Train and Retain Volunteers - Kim Hutchins

The Gospel in Cyberspace: Preaching to Denizens of the Digital World - RJ Umandap

Building a Prevailing Team - Steve Adams


Your Next 5 Years - Marc Soto & Aaron Ottaway

How to Find and Develop Leaders - Tim Strickland

Stronger Together in Children's Ministry - Katherine Reyes, Diana Crosby & Angela Collins

Leading Effective Prayer Times - Tracey Steffens

Wednesday Workshops:

The Worship That God Is Seeking
- Jody Cross

Welcome & Integration - Andrew Hall

Ten Lessons That Will Shape the Way You Lead Small Groups - Kathy Butryn

Effective Speaking - Rick Reed

Leading Church Revitalization - David Carter, Nathan Klahsen, Jack Flietstra & Tim Strickland