Who: Individuals or Teams from local churches or Conference Offices who want to change their local church culture to become places conducive to reaching and retaining young people and their families.
What: This GYA Summit will be focusing on how to help our youth and young adults love and embrace their church as well as how churches can build strong intergenerational relationships. There will be plenty of time to brainstorm and discuss with your team on how to implement the principles into the context of your local church. The purpose is to have a plan to take back to your church.
When: November 16-17, 2018
How Much: $30/person (Covers meals, book, workbook, and seminars)
Register at: bit.ly/gyasummit2018
Where: New Haven KC Seventh-day Adventist Church
8714 Antioch Rd. Overland Park, KS 66212
Friday, 16th November
7pm - Registration
8pm - Session 1 - Defining Our Reality
Saturday, 17th November
8am - Refreshments/Mingle
8:30am - Session 2 | Taking Jesus Message Seriously
9:45am - Session 3 | Fueling a Warm Community
10:45am - Break
11:00am - Session 4 | Empathizing with Today’s Young People
12:30pm - Lunch
2:30pm - Session 5 | Prioritizing Young People (& their Families) Everywhere
3:15pm - Session 6 | Unlocking Keychain Leadership
4:00pm - Break
4:15pm - Session 7 | Being the Best Neighbors
5:30pm - Supper
7:00pm - Session 8 | Growing Young in YOUR Context
The Kansas City Metro can be easily accessed by i29, i70, i35, or 49 or by flying into the Kansas City International Airport (MCI)
Limited lodging will be available on site on a first come first serve basis at registration.
Local lodging available at the following nearby locations:
Meals will be provided at the New Haven church. Friday Supper, Sabbath Breakfast, Sabbath Lunch, and Sabbath Supper are included in the registration fee.
However, there are also several local restaurants worth visiting if you have the time and resources:
If you need a quick top-up on a tea, hot chocolate, or other warm drink try one of the following: