The Awana Ministry Conferences will be held in Bozeman at E. Free Church on September 9; in the Kalispell Area at the First Baptist Church in Bigfork on September 16; in Glendive at the Alliance Church on September 23; and in Great Falls on September 30, 2017 at Emmanuel Bible Church.
Download the following pages for more information.
Conference Packet Letter
Registration Great Falls
Ray, together with his wife Tanya have served in ministry for the past 12 plus years. Seven of those years were in Latin America as construction
missionaries & then as Directors over the only school in the area for the deaf. They trained the national Mexican Christians staff in all the leadership responsibilities before passing on the baton and returning to the US for seminary at Columbia International University. During the summer Pastor Ray
ministered (bi-vocationally) in Jackson, WY, where he is now ministering full-time. Ray & Tanya have been married twenty years and have one daughter.
Kalispell Area Conference:
Pastor Jeff was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He immigrated to the US in order to marry his wonderful wife Miriam. They have three children. Jeff has been active in pastoral ministry since 1990. He has served churches in Drummond, MT and Butterfield, MN and has been pastor at Lolo Community Church since January, 2004.
Pastor @ Hannaford St Bible Church,
Pastor @ Conrad Mission Church,
Pete has been the Pastor at Conrad Mission Church for the
past 23 years. Prior to that he served with Village Missions for 14 years in Idaho and Montana.
He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute and Moody Theological Seminary. Together with His
wife Lori they have 3 grown children and 7 grandchildren.Their two daughters are married to
Pastors who minister in the Midwest and their son is an architect in Ogden, Utah. Pete and
Lori are passionate about learning, teaching and proclaiming the Word of God, especially to
children. In the two churches they have served in Montana they encouraged starting Awana
clubs and have used Awana for 28 years.
Great workshops designed to help you focus on your ministry, give you some practical tools to accomplish your goals, and encouragement in your Christian walk. Choose from individualized training like helping kids memorize Scripture, planning your club year, handbook helps and more.
Conference registration is from 7:30 - 8:25 A.M. with O. J., coffee and donuts served during a fellowship time in the gym. The Conference will begin with the traditional general session and the day will conclude around 3:00 P.M. (3:30 P.M. in Great Falls). Lunch is included in the cost of the conference. All attendees will receive conference booklets and workshop notes. Please remind your leaders about the 70% attendance award. Remember your pastor counts as three people. If you are an Awana leader, please wear your uniform and bring your Bible.