What is CLC18?
Century Leadership Conference is a gathering of church leaders building a culture of resources and relationships. On April 23, 2018, leaders will gather to connect, grow and develop. Attendees include all pastoral ministry positions, as well as other key church staff positions.
THOM S. RAINER
Thom S. Rainer is the president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources, one of the largest Christian resource companies in the world. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama where he received his degree in business administration. He received both the master of divinity and the Ph.D. degrees from Southern Seminary. Also a respected researcher and former pastor, he has written more than twenty-six books, including many best sellers, such as I Am a Church Member. Dr. Rainer blogs at ThomRainer.com and hosts the highly rated Rainer on Leadership podcast. Rainer and his wife, Nellie Jo, have three grown sons, several grandchildren, and live in Nashville, Tennessee.
Luke Barnett is the Senior Pastor at Dream City Church. Under Luke’s leadership Dream City has grown into a multi-site church movement with two campuses in Phoenix, one each in Scottsdale and Glendale. Dream City Church is also passionate about reaching into the inner city. The Phoenix Dream Center is a restored Embassy Suites Hotel that now serves the forgotten and abandoned people of the great Phoenix Metropolitan area. The Dream Center focuses on four areas of need. “Where Hope Lives” is a program that rescues young ladies from human sex trafficking. Since 2012 over 300 young ladies have been rescued. The Phoenix Dream Center also provides housing and job training for Veterans as well as housing and training for Kids who age out of the Foster Care System. Currently the Phoenix Dream Center also provides 39 church services in jails and prisons each week. The Dream City Church’s mantra is, “Find a Need and Fill It. Find a Hurt and Heal It”.
Holly and her husband, Philip, are the Pastors of Oasis Church – a growing, relevant, multi-cultural, church located in Los Angeles. They have been married for over 30 years, love life and enjoy spending time with their two adult children, Jordan and Paris. Holly is passionate about seeing women become who God has designed them to become, and to see every generation of woman extend a helping hand to the generation that is younger. Through the women’s ministry of Oasis, She Rises (GodChicks), she has empowered thousands of women around the world. Holly has written several books including Find Your Brave, WarriorChicks, Love Works, and Awakened.
Lance is the founder of REPLENISH ministries. Replenish is dedicated to helping people in ministry live and lead from a healthy soul.
Along with speaking and consulting Lance does Life Plans, individual coaching, and staff development. Lance has also authored a book entitled Replenish. His newest book High Impact Teams… Where Healthy Meets High Performance will release in July, 2018.
Lance served 20 years as a senior pastor before serving 7 years as an Executive/Teaching pastor at Saddleback Church in Southern California. He led Saddleback’s Spiritual Growth Campaigns, such as 40 Days of Purpose and 40 Days of Community.
Lance has been married to his wife Connie for 39 years and they have two married children and four beautiful grand daughters.
LAWTON FIRST ASSEMBLY
2201 NW 82nd St
Lawton, OK 73505
Special Rate (Until March 23) | $49.00
Regular Rate (March 24 - April 19) | $69.00
At the Door | $89.00
Hilton Garden Inn
Baymont Inn & Suites
*Rate will expire March 22, 2018
Comfort Inn & Suites
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Fairfield Inn & Suites
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*Rate will expire March 5, 2018
Holiday Inn Express
$109.00 & $129.00
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La Quinta Inn & Suites
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Sleep Inn & Suites
Springhill Suites by Marriott
century leadership conference
CLC is a one-day leadership development event. In 2017, we were honored to have Greg Surratt, Brady Boyd, Kent Ingle and Jim Cymbala with us. Check out their sessions below!