DISCIPLING THE GENERATIONS
Featuring a new keynote speaker, excellent resources, and breakout sessions!
Saturday, February 6 | 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
A one-day event designed to equip parents to become the primary faith trainers of their children by providing resources and training through various speakers who are experts in their fields.
Jim Burns is the president of HomeWord. He speaks to thousands of people around the world each year. He has close to 2 million resources in print in 20 languages. He primarily writes and speaks on the values of HomeWord, which are: Strong Marriages, Confident Parents, Empowered Kids, and Healthy Leaders. Some of his most popular books are: Confident Parenting, The Purity Code, Creating an Intimate Marriage, Closer, and Doing Life With Your Adult Children. Jim and his wife, Cathy, live in Southern California and have three grown daughters, Christy, Rebecca, and Heidi; two sons-in-law, Steve and Matt; and three grandchildren, James, Charlotte and Huxley.
*Early-Bird Adult $20
*Early-Bird Ends January 15
Regular Adult $30
Kids (Birth-5th) $10
Students (6th-8th) $10
- Lunch is included -
Turning your Preschooler's Heart Toward God
It is every parent's desire to do all they can to point their children to Jesus. What are some everyday things that you can incorporate into your life at home that will keep biblical teaching and a love for Christ as the focus? Is there a way for you to lay a foundation for the Fruit of the Spirit to flourish within your walls?
Leading a Child to Christ
Engaging you child in spiritual discussions can seem daunting, especially when it comes to their decision to follow Christ. This is the most important decision they will make in their lives. In this session, we will discuss practical ways in which you can discern your child's understanding of what it means to be a follower of Christ and how you can prepare them for this milestone in their faith walk.
The Emotional Health of the Adolescent
Emotional disorders such as anxiety and depression are on the rise in children and adolescents. We'll address signs and symptoms, issues of perfection, effects of isolation and strategies to combat these concerns.
Strengthening the Ground Beneath Your Home
Just like your house needs a solid foundation, your family needs the strong support of a healthy marriage. God designed marriage to be the foundation of every home. Your marriage must be built upon the rock of God's Word. Discover key principles that will help strengthen your relationship and improve your connection with your spouse. Learn how to repair the cracks in your foundation and move towards unity and health.
How to Parent Your Adult Children
Unfortunately most people parent their kids by circumstance and chance. This seminar offers a comprehensive approach to developing a healthy God-honoring parenting philosophy.
Brain Based Basic Training
Brain science has really helped us to understand how children learn best. Do you want your children to learn better social skills so that they can get along with others? Do you want them to learn to be kind? Join us as we learn some of the best strategies to accomplish these goals no matter what you are teaching.
How to Disciple Your Child in the Faith
How do we nurture our children in the faith? What steps can we take to disciple them and show them how to take ownership of their faith? Discipleship is a process that must be nurtured and developed over time. Children need spiritual mentors and adults who are willing to invest in them as they grow in their knowledge and understanding of God. In this session, we will discuss ways in which we, as adults, can invest in the lives of children and help them realize God's plan and purpose for their lives.
We will discuss the various ways teens misuse electronics with a specific focus on social media, gaming, and phone usage. We'll also address how parents can help their children be a positive digital citizen.
Teaching Your Kids to Develop Faith Over Fear
Our world is filled with stress and struggles that negatively impact the physical, emotional, and spiritual health of our families. Anxiety and worry are becoming increasingly significant problems in the lives of even young children. Learn some practical tips to help your home become a place of security and peace. Together you and your children can use your faith to overcome your fear.
Passing a Legacy of Faith to your Grandkids
As a grandparent, you play an important role in your grandchildren's lives. Your influence on them has eternal significance. This breakout will give you resources for making the most of this opportunity as you invest in their lives.