The North Alabama Conference Connectional Ministries announces a singular training event that will be open to children and youth leaders, as well as offering segments in family ministries and educational credits for clergy: STEP Conference: Creating Pathways of Long-Term Discipleship. STEP Conference is an opportunity for all those who focus on the discipleship of young people to gather and learn how to best sustain ministry across age-levels and work in cooperation for ministry with young people!
STEP Conference provide opportunities for those who wear many hats in the local church or those who only wear one but work collaboratively in discipling young people. This new event provides high-quality training for local church ministry leaders at a low-cost that won’t break the budget!
WHEN: April 24-25, 2020
WHERE: Trinity UMC, Homewood (1400 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209)
WHO: Children's Leaders, Youth Leaders, Pastors, Volunteers, and Staff
WHAT: Keynote speaker, topical workshops, games, and more!
COST: $35 per person
Charlie Conder has worked with students for over 18 years in education and ministry settings. Since 2005, she has had the privilege of serving as the middle school youth minister in a thriving Methodist church in a close-knit community in the Metro Atlanta area. During her time in ministry, she has coached adult volunteers to consistently lead small groups of middle school teens, organized large middle school ministry worship experiences, and lead an on-campus ministry program at a local middle school. Her extensive experience with students and families along with her Advanced Coaching Certification, gives her a unique approach to ministry. She lives near Atlanta with her wildly talented husband, Eric, and her sometimes snarky, but always lovable, teenage daughter.