SCHEDULE

Welcome to the main SPARK schedule page!

This is the gateway page to every session. During the premiere Thursday, August 12, "watch now" buttons will appear beside the sessions as they go live at the appropriate time. If you have any issues seeing the buttons appear day-of, hit "refresh" in your browser.

All session recordings will be available for FREE through September 5th!  
Watch them anytime at your convenience during that time. If you want access to every session after this FREE viewing period, then click the orange button above to get access to the SPARK Conference Vault.

9:00 am (EDT)
Conference Kickoff

  • Opening Host Remarks & Conference Introduction with Scott Sullivan & Scott Smith
  • Special Music from Mark Hall of Casting Crowns

9:30 am (EDT)
Keynote #1


Tony Evans

Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship

Interview with The Kendrick Brothers

During our live premiere, we had the last-minute opportunity to interview Alex and Stephen Kendrick about their latest film, a documentary entitled, Show Me the Father.

It was a fantastic and fun chat! Our live audience loved it and so will you. 

Don't forget to check out the trailer at...

10:15 am (EDT)
Breakout Session #1

Track
Presenter(s) | Presentation Title
Pastor Wellness
Kyle Walker | Let the Text Talk
Dallas White & TJ Joy |  After Hours
Evangelism
Johnny Hunt | How to Build a Culture of Evangelism in the Local Church
Discipleship
Rick Howerton | Small Groups In A New World: Developing and Leading an Effective Small Group Ministry in Your Church
Dr. PJ Dunn | Know Your Community
Music/Worship
Mike Harland | Leading Worship Ministry after a Pandemic
Missions
D. Ray Davis | Starting from Zero: Initiating Missions in the Local Church
Associational Missions
Neal Hughes | Dream: What the Lord Can Do
Women’s Missions & Ministry
Amy Cordova | Building a Team to Advance the Gospel
Collegiate
Teresa Royal | Your Church Can Reach the Nations – Today
Mission Georgia
Ashley Chapman | How Churches and Schools Can Prevent Human Trafficking
Hispanic
Jose Enrique | Consejería: Bíblica y Práctica
Church Security
Ben O’Neal | Church Safety and Security
Next Generation
Chuck Peters | Good, Better, Best Ideas for Enlisting Preschool & Children's Volunteers
Chris Trent | What Teenagers Need From A Youth Worker
Church Planting & Revitalization
David Jackson | Replanting: A New Hope for Your Church
Public Affairs
Greg Love | Sexual Abuse Risk:  Changes in the Landscape
Personal Ministry Development
Phil Tuttle | Rediscovering the Lost Art of Restoration *️⃣  
Michael Gunnin | Don’t Neglect Bible Reading in Your Discipleship Strategy *️⃣  
Stewardship
Sam Warner | Faithfully Stewarding Your Estate *️⃣  

*️⃣  Sessions presented by Conference Sponsors. Our sponsors make it possible for you to access SPARK at no charge.

11:15 am (EDT)
Keynote #2


David Kinnaman

President, Barna Group

12:30 pm (EDT)
Keynote #3


Charles Lowery

President and CEO, Lowery Institute for Excellence

01:30 pm (EDT)
Breakout Session #2

Track
Presenter(s) | Presentation Title
Pastor Wellness
Dallas White & Mike Linch | After Hours
Gary Moritz | Navigating the Road to Renewal
Public Affairs
Harrison Smith |  Navigating the Changing Culture and How To Protect Your Ministry
Discipleship
Keith Boggs | Manhood is a Team Sport
Ken Braddy | Creating a New Scorecard for Groups: Measuring What Matters Most in a Post-COVID World
Evangelism
Mike Shipman | Learn Practical Steps for Personal Evangelism
Music/Worship
John Bolin | The Core 4 for Worship Leadership
Next Generation
Mark Jones | Building an Effective Children's Ministry: Three Pillars
Tim McKnight | Engaging Gen Z:  Raising the Bar for Youth Ministry
Mission Georgia
Lorna Bius | Bringing the Gospel to Your Community by Helping Kids Read
Missions
Buck Burch | Six Dangers to Avoid on Mission Trips
Hispanic
Nerily Lopez | Principios para ayudar a nuestros hijos a tener éxito en la escuela
Women’s Missions & Ministry
Mary Jo Sharp | Conversational Apologetics
Collegiate
Paul Worcester | Building a Sending Culture in Your College Ministry
Church Planting
Rolando Castro | How to Involve My Church in Church Planting Without Killing It.
Personal Ministry Development
Phil Tuttle | Build to Last *️⃣  
Stewardship
Sam Warner | Fund Management Services *️⃣  
Johnathan Gray | Fund Your Ministry with Timber *️⃣  

*️⃣  Sessions presented by Conference Sponsors. Our sponsors make it possible for you to access SPARK at no charge.

SPARK isn't over! Sessions continue below...

A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

We greatly appreciate the time, effort, and resources provided by each of our sponsors to make the SPARK Conference possible.

2:30 pm (EDT)
Keynote #4


Ben Mandrell

President, Lifeway Resources


Breakouts Releasing Friday

Track
Presenter(s) | Presentation Title
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Discipleship
Ken Braddy | New Beginnings: Leading My Sunday School to Restart
Barry Thompson | Senior Adult Ministry in the Next Normal
Next Generation
Mark Jones | Equipping the Preschool Teacher with Super Powers
Chuck Peters | Top 10 Tips for Kids Ministry Leaders
Andy Blanks | How to Teach Teenagers
Logan Grantham | What I Learned as a Student Pastor in the Pandemic
Seth Buckley | How Volunteers and Youth Pastors can Experience Longevity in Youth 
Ministry
Hispanic
Daniel Santander and David Cardoza | Principios, Plan Estratégico de Su Iglesia Local 2021

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