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INITIATE IS SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED FOR STUDENT & ADULT LEADERS SERVING IN CHILDREN’S, JR. HIGH & SR. HIGH MINISTRY. OUR HOPE IS TO ENGAGE ALL LEADERS IN OUR GENERAL SESSIONS BY SHARING LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES THAT APPLY TO ALL, REGARDLESS OF MINISTRY CONTEXT, WHILE OFFERING BREAKOUTS THAT ARE MORE SPECIFIC TO AGE & MINISTRY DEMOGRAPHIC.

WHO IS INITIATE FOR?

SCHEDULE

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FRIDAY

06:00 PM  REGISTRATION OPENS
06:45 PM  DOORS OPEN 
07:00 PM  GENERAL SESSION 1

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SATURDAY

08:45 AM  DOORS OPEN 
09:00 AM GENERAL SESSION 2 
11:00 AM  BREAK-OUTS (A)
12:00 PM  LUNCH (ON-SITE)
12:45 PM  BREAK-OUTS (B) 
02:00 PM  BREAK-OUTS (C)
03:00 PM  GROUP DEBRIEF
03:15 PM   DOORS OPEN
03:30 PM  GENERAL SESSION 3
05:30 PM  DEPARTURE

GUEST LINE UP

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

MARK & JENNI COLWELL

LANGLEY, BC

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PETERBOROUGH, ON

JEREMY ALBRECHT

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

WORSHIP

INITIATE HOUSEBAND

EASTERN ONTARIO

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BREAKOUTS

WE ARE EXCITED TO INTRODUCE A BRAND NEW BREAKOUT FORMAT. BREAKOUTS A & B WILL FOCUS ON THE LIFE STAGE OF THE LEADER (IE. STUDENT, ADULT ETC.) WHILE BREAKOUT C WILL FOCUS ON PRACTICAL TOOLS FOR THE MINISTRY CONTEXT THE LEADER IS SERVING IN (I.E. KIDS, HIGH, ETC.).

A

11:00AM- 12:00PM

STUDENT LEADERS (UNDER 18)

WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM ME? -
WHAT MAKES A GREAT STUDENT LEADER/EXPECTATIONS FOR LEADERS

ADULT LEADERS (18-49)

PRESENT NOT PERFECT-
IMPORTANCE OF TRUSTED ADULT OUTSIDE PARENT IN SP. FORMATION OF NEXT GEN.

50+ LEADERS

AUTHENTICITY VS. RELEVANCE -HOW AUTHENTICITY TRUMPS RELEVANCE ANY DAY OF THE WEEK

PASTOR/MAIN LDR ONLY

EXPERIENCE-BASED MINISTRY -CREATING SPACE FOR EXPERIENCES THAT CONTRADICT THE NARRATIVE KIDS/STUDENTS ARE TELLING THEMSELVES

B

12:45pm - 1:45pM

STUDENT LEADERS (UNDER 18)
CONTROL OR CONTROLLED? - 
HEALTHY SOCIAL MEDIA PRACTICES FOR STUDENT LEADERS

ADULT LEADERS (18-49)
LOVING NEXT GEN WHILE LIVING WITHIN POLICY -
UNDERSTANDING HEALTHY WAYS TO LOVE AND LEAD NEXT GEN, BUT DOING SO IN A HEALTHY WAY THAT FOLLOWS CYAPP

50+ LEADERS
IDENTITY HOLDERS - 
NEXT GEN GREATEST NEED IS FOR A TRUSTED ADULT TO HOLD THEIR IDENTITY UNTIL THEY CAN HOLD IT THEMSELVES

PASTOR/MAIN LDR ONLY
HELP:  I'VE GOT NO LEADERS -
REPRODUCING, RECRUITING AND RETAINING LEADERS FOR NEXT GEN MINISTRY

C

2:00pm - 3:00pM

CHILDREN'S MIN. LEADERS 
CREATING A FAMILY DISCIPLESHIP CULTURE

JR. HIGH MIN. LEADERS 
CREATING SPACE FOR ENCOUNTER
JR. HIGHS NEED A PROFOUND PERSONAL ENCOUNTER W/H.S
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SR. HIGH MIN. LEADERS
CREATING EXPERIENCES NOTHING CAN TOUCH -  
EDUCATE VS. EXPERIENCE...TELL THEM VS. SHOW THEM

PASTOR/MAIN LDR ONLY
TECHNOLOGY & IT'S IMPACT ON NEXT GEN MINISTRY - 
WHAT TECH IS DOING TO A GENERATION, CONSUMER/COMMODITY, GOSPEL IS MEANT TO CONSUME US, NOT BE CONSUMED

REGISTRATION INFO

$70

EARLY RATE 
DEADLINE  10/16/23  

$85

LATE RATE 
DEADLINE  11/01/23  

REGISTRATION INCLUDES 3 GENERAL SESSIONS, 3 BREAKOUTS, LUNCH & MORE.

REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY:

CANCEL 2 WEEKS OR MORE BEFORE EVENT - 25% FEE OF TOTAL AMOUNT
CANCEL WEEK OF EVENT - 50% FEE OF TOTAL AMOUNT
CANCEL DAY OF EVENT - 75% FEE OF TOTAL AMOUNT

hotels

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613 766 1740

$175.00

2 Queen Beds, Continental Breakfast, Free Parking & Wifi 

Cut Off - October 3rd, 2023

 

Be sure to ask for the "Initiate Conference" room block to get the preferred rate. 

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613 546 4233 

Double Beds - $143
Queen Beds - $152

Free Parking, Wifi & Pool Access

Cut Off - October 3rd, 2023

Be sure to ask for the "Initiate Conference" room block to get the preferred rate. 

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