“He established a testimony in Jacob and appointed a law in Israel, which he commanded our fathers to teach to their children, that the next generation might know them, the children yet unborn, and arise and tell them to their children, so that they should set their hope in God…”
Evangel welcomes special guest speakers Stephen Estock and Sue Jakes from the PCA Committee on Discipleship Ministries to Wichita Friday and Saturday, April 20 and 21, for Shepherding Children with Grace, a conference that will equip and encourage your ministry to children.
- 6:30 p.m. Catered Dinner
- 7:00 Grace-Based Parenting
- 8:00 Break
- 8:15 Covenant Theology: How It Matters in Children’s Ministry at Home and at Church
- 8:30 a.m. Breakfast provided
- 9:00-9:45 Purpose of Christian Ed
- 10:00-10:45 Goal of Christian Ed
- 11:00-11:45 Practical Tools for Reaching Students
Snacks provided during morning breaks.
$15 fee includes five sessions and two meals. The $15 conference fee ($25 per couple) helps offset expenses of the conference.
Stephen is the Coordinator of the PCA CDM. He has a B.A. in Political Science from Rhodes College, an M.Div. from Covenant Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. in Education from Capella University. When he’s not coordinating the ministry of CDM, he loves to do yard work and DIY projects around the house.
Sue Jakes is the Children’s Ministry Coordinator for PCA CDM. Sue oversees the effort of CDM to connect and equip those who serve in discipleship ministry to children. She develops and reviews resources to help those who work with children and youth and conducts training for church leaders, staff, and volunteers. Sue is also the Director of Children’s Ministry at Westminster PCA in Atlanta.