Event featured:

  • 4 keynote addresses

  • 30 workshops addressing children’s spirituality and intergenerational faith formation and ministry

  • 18 paper presentations of new thinking and research in children's spirituality and intergenerational ministry

  • A time of worship and reflection to renew your spirit

  • Affinity group discussions for sharing insights and applying the conference ideas and approaches



 

Conference Schedule* 

All times below are Central Time. Schedule is subject to change.

*link HERE for full schedule

Monday, May 24

12:00  Keynote presentation

Lacy Finn Borgo: “Begin with Listening: Gifts of Eyes and Ears” ​

1:30  Break


2:00  Workshops & Paper presentations

        
3:15  Break

3:30  Affinity Group Meetings (Select a ministry group to join for discussion)

4:15  Worship & Reflection featuring Ryan Flanagan & Liturgical Folk


5:00   Close

Tuesday, May 25

 

12:00  Keynote presentation 

Rachel Turner:"It Takes a Church to Raise a Parent: Family Discipleship in a Post-Pandemic World"

 

1:30   Break

 

2:00 Workshops & Paper presentations

 

3:15   Break

 

3:30   Keynote presentation

Jared Patrick Boyd: “Abbots & Ammas: Formational Family Life towards Common Objects of Love”

 

5:00  Close

Wednesday, May 26


12:00 IG Keynote presentation

F. Douglas Powe: “Intergenerational Ministry in a Post-Pandemic World"

 

1:30  Break

2:00  Workshops & Paper presentations


3:15 Break

3:30 Affinity Group Meetings (Select a ministry group to join for discussion)

4:15 Closing Mini-presentations  integrating conference insights


5:00 Close

Order Bridging Theory and Practice in Children's Spirituality, the book based on the 2018 Children's Spirituality Summit. (Also available through Amazon.com).