Credentials Manual Certification Training
Tuesday, 9:00 AM–1:00 PM
The Credentials Manual that was presented to the 2017 General Assembly guides us in assisting each assembly with the training and equipping of their credentials committees. During this time, there will be an overview of the new manual with specific attention given to implementation of the new guidelines and training procedures. This training is open to credentials chairpersons, credentials committee members, and all Assembly leaders. There is no cost for the training session, however, registration is required. To receive credit toward certification, attendees are expected to attend all four hours. For information and questions, contact Roz Hency at RHency@chog.org. Click here to register!
Tuesday, 9:00 AM–3:00 PM
Over the course of six hours, pastors, spouses, and board members will be taught to better understand, plan for, and manage pastoral compensation. The goal of this seminar is to free pastors from unnecessary financial strain, thereby empowering them to accomplish what God has called them to do. Discover best practices in pastoral compensation that will sustain the long arc of ministry within the Church of God and beyond. All seminar registrants receive complimentary registration for the entire convention. Contact Patti Williams at PWilliams@chog.org or 800-848-2464, ext. 2182, for more information or to register.
June 20–21, 2018
The Hispanic Council (Concilio Hispano), International Youth Convention (IYC), and the National Inspirational Youth Convention (NIYC) are excited to present the ONE event, in conjunction with the 2018 Church of God Regional Convention in Columbus, Ohio! In April 2017, over 200 students and their leaders gathered in Indianapolis for the first ONE event to combine the efforts of these three groups to worship and serve together. Planning has already begun for the ONE event in Columbus, which will start the evening of June 20, and continue through the afternoon of June 21. Click here for more information and to register.
Christian Women Connection Luncheon
Wednesday, 12:00 PM–2:00 PM
(Phoenix, Columbus, Fairfax only)
Living Water: Join Christian Women Connection as we celebrate and affirm the gift offered to us through Jesus Christ. We are mothers, wives, sisters, daughters, pastors, executives, friends, mentors, and motivators desperate for more of Christ. Hear stories from sisters who have followed the example of the Samaritan woman and been offered living water in the marketplace of life: “Come See a Man!” Tickets cost $15 and can be pre-ordered here. You will pick up your tickets at the CWC booth when you arrive at the convention location. For more information call 1-866-778-0804 or email email@example.com.
W.A.R.M. Pastors & Spouses Appreciation Dinner
Wednesday, April 18, 5:00 PM–6:30 PM
Pastor, you are appreciated! The Western Area Regional Ministerium (WARM) is excited to partner with Church of God Ministries in helping to host the Phoenix meeting of the Regional Convention of the Church of God. Pastors and spouses are invited to be our guest for a free dinner as we express our love and appreciation for who you are and all that you do! Join us for encouragement, inspiration, great food, and free giveaways (and a brief WARM business meeting)! The meal is free through the generous support of our sponsors. Though free, registration is required and space is limited. Click here to register.
Anderson University Alumni Reception
Wednesday, following the evening services
(Phoenix, Oklahoma City, Columbus, and Fairfax only)
If you’re a part of the AU alumni family, you’re invited to meet up with other AU alums following the Wednesday evening services for a dessert reception (scheduled at four of the five Regional Conventions). These will be great times to connect with other AU alumni, while enjoying some light refreshments. We hope to see you there!
Warner University Alumni Dinner
Monday, April 16, 6:30 PM
A chance to get together with friends you maybe haven’t seen in quite some time. Warner University invites all alumni to dinner at Chompie’s Restaurant (3481 West Frye Road. Chandler, AZ 85226) on Monday, April 16th at 6:30PM. The cost is $10.00. RSVP by April 2, 2018. Kareen.Pickett@Warner.edu. We’d love to have you join us!