New Dreams:NABWU Assembly 2017
Is God Calling You to a New Thing? Has God Given You a New Vision?
The 2017 Assembly is where you want to be as we focus on the "New Dreams" God has given us. Please make plans to join us:
OCTOBER 19–22, 2017
DELTA TORONTO EAST
TORONTO, ONTARIO CANADA
Training, resourcing, networking opportunities, fun, spending time with God and each other
Early Bird: $200 CAD ($155 USD) October 28, 2016 – May 16, 2017 (Note extension due to registration site servers being down on the 15th)
Regular rate: $225 CAD ($175 USD) (May 17 to deadline: September 14, 2017)
Registration for hotel is a separate reservation. Please see below
The New Dreams Assembly will have Dynamic Speakers:
Dr. Ksenija Magda
Baptist World Alliance Women’s Department President, croatia
Dr. Magda is a New Testament scholar in Zagreb and will be leading our morning Bible studies. You will be sure to be challenged and spurred on! Read more...
Minister TaNikka Sheppard
New Salem Missionary Baptist Church, Columbus, OH
Minister TaNikka is the head of our New Dreams Planning Committee. Creative, poignant, thought provoking and a powerful speaker, we have also asked her to set the theme on the first evening and wrap it up on Sunday morning.
Dr. Rhonda Britton
Cornwallis street baptist church, halifax, nova scotia
Dr. Britton is a pastor who brings with her a heart for the vulnerable, stressing education, encouraging youth to make positive life choices and working to eliminate street violence. Read more...
Katarina Macleod and sheila howlett.
ministers to women coming out of the sex trade
Hear from Katarina and Sheila as they share of Katarina's exit from the sex trade and Sheila's friendship and mentoring through the process. This will be informative and motivating! www.risingangels.net
Workshops & Panels
Track one: Working with Non-Profits
- Fundraising with Candice Lee and Kerri Johnson
- Social Media Best Practices for Non-profits with Liz Encinia
- Finding, Empowering and Equipping Leaders with Virginia Holmstrom
Track two: Anti-Human Trafficking Initiatives
- Overarching Issues and Root Causes by Lauran Bethell, an international consultant on Human Trafficking
- Brenda Troy and Ellen Waller share their personal on-the-ground stories
- Panel with Anti-Human Trafficking practioners and experts
Track three: Mentoring
- Me a Mentor? Taking the Fear out of the "M" Word with Faye Reynolds
- Mentoring as Active Listening: Engaging our Story with Faye Reynolds
- Hearing from Young Women
Intentional Community House Ministry by Evangeline Hammond sharing her personal venture
Women in Ministry by Pam Durso the Executive Director of Baptist Women in Ministry where she is an advocate and resource for women serving in all areas of Christian ministry
Panels Discussions on Important Topics:
Welcoming Refugees facilitated by Julaine Palmer
Human Trafficking facilitated by Lauran Bethell Turning Dreams into Reality facilitated by Angel Sullivan
And So Much More!
- Join Us at the Night Owl Session
- Come Experience Canadian Culture on Canada Night
- Attend the Networking Lunch with Ksenija Magda, BWA Women's Department President
- Get Involved with the Saturday Afternoon Outreach Opportunities
- Simulation Stations to enrich our experience
- There will be tours of the area available beforehand. Keeping checking for the information which will be posted as they get finalized!
- Sunday afternoon after our luncheon there will be a walking tour guide available for small groups to experience Toronto life. Sign up will be at the registration table.
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Photography and videography will be taking place during this conference and your photo or image may be captured to be used in publications or promotional purposes by NABWU. If you don't want your images used, please tell us at registration.