Our 16th year

of powerful 

and motivating

speakers …

Pre-Seminar: Tuesday—February 18, 2020

9:00-Noon Workshop on Cultivate an Extraordinary Team Culture with Jenni Catron. Do you wish your team was more aligned and working effectively together? Do you find yourself frustrated because staff are not making decisions based upon vision and values? Is your leadership development strategy disjointed and inconsistent?
Special enrollment needed.
9:00-Noon Workshop on Multisite Best Practices with Rich Birch. If your church considering launching a multisite campus this pre-conference is for you! Rich was an early multisite church pioneer who’s been in the driver’s seat for 13 launches will share best practices for readying your church for launch. Examine critical questions every church needs to wrestle before launching your first (or next) campus.
Special enrollment needed.
1:00-4:00 Workshop on Church Analytics with Brad Leeper. Data analytics is all the rage. Can data analytics have anything to say to an Executive Pastor in a church setting? Learn how to use your data and other available data to understand things about your church that might dramatically shift how you think and do ministry.
Special enrollment needed.
1:00-4:00 Workshop on Coaching with Dr. Nathan Baxter. Churches that coach their leaders and volunteers discover that their investment pays off. Research continues to show that people want coaching. Your staff wants to know how to be more effective in their jobs and ministries.
Special enrollment needed.
1:00-4:00 Workshop for New XPs with Rich Birch. Are you a new Executive Pastor wondering where you should focus your time? Have you wanted to maximize your efforts and energy in this role, in a desire to help your church soar? Are you looking for an edge on how your role can create the biggest difference in the life of your church?
Special enrollment needed.
1:00-4:00 Workshop for Women Leaders/Women XPs with Jenni Catron. Join Jenni for a pre-seminar workshop designed to help you connect with other like-minded women and equip you with the tools to keep leading confidently as a woman in the XP seat.
Learn: How to cultivate confidence; strategies that will transform your work-life balance; how to effectively use your gifts, strengths and influence and how to lead with all of who you are for the Glory of God and the good of others.
Special enrollment needed.

Seminar Begins: Tuesday—February 18, 2020

7:30 pm XP-Seminar Registration and Dessert. We like to begin with an evening welcome and social in the Beverly Ballroom. Join us for this informal time to pick up your materials, get your free books from the huge selection, talk to old friends and meet some new ones. Coffee and a cookie dessert is open to all (spouses are welcome to join you for this dessert time!)
8:00 pm Opening Salvo! Gloo is powering Barna’s State of the Church 2020 with interactive dashboards and secure insights. Chris Nelson will describe this journey, equipping you with the resources to understand the state of your church. Get an early insider look at this historic project!