A conference focused on growing every ministry and leader in your church.
The Unleash conference will help you unleash every ministry and leader in your church by giving them effective strategies, tools and new ways to connect people to Jesus that will impact generations for eternity. Onsite and online options available.

There will be workshops for Senior Leadership, Children’s Ministry, Student Ministry, Worship & Creative Arts, Hospitality & Guest Services, Missions & Outreach, Women’s Ministry, Church Planting & Multiplication, Communications and more.

Jan

26-28

2021

Converge Headquarters

11002 Lake Hart Dr.

Orlando, FL 32832

Speakers

Chris Hodges

Senior Pastor, Church of the Highlands

Chris Hodges is the founding and senior pastor of Church of the Highlands. Under his leadership, Church of the Highlands has launched campuses all across the state of Alabama and has grown to more than 60,000 people attending weekly. He cofounded ARC, launched a coaching network called GROW, and serves as chancellor of Highlands College. He speaks at conferences worldwide and is the author of The Daniel Dilemma and What’s Next?.

Mark Batterson

Lead Pastor, National Community Church

Mark Batterson serves as lead pastor of National Community Church in Washington, DC. NCC is focused on reaching emerging generations throughout the D.C. metro area. Mark holds a Doctor of Ministry degree from Regent University and is the New York Times best-selling author of 18 books including, The Circle Maker, In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day, Wild Goose Chase and has recently released Double Blessing, Whisper and Play the Man

Jeffrey A. Johnson Sr.

Senior Pastor, Eastern Star Church

Pastor Johnson is the Senior Pastor of Eastern Star Church in Indianapolis. Under his leadership, the church has grown to over 17,000 members and has planted three churches. In 2007, he launched Kingdom Word Ministries. He is the author of several books including: Song of Solomon: Love, Sex and Relationships, Making A Comeback: Reclaiming Our Lives In Christ and The Making of a King. Pastor Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religion with Honors from Bishop College and matriculated at Christian Theological Seminary. He has also received numerous honorary doctorates and highly-esteemed community awards.

Reverend Wilfredo "Choco" De Jesús

Author, General Treasurer and Lead Pastor

De Jesús serves as general treasurer of the Assemblies of God. He served as lead pastor of New Life Covenant Church in Chicago from 2000-2019. During that time, the church grew to 17,000 adherents globally through church campuses, plants and more than 75 ministries. He was named one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world. De Jesús is the author of Amazing Faith, In the Gap, Stay the Course, and Move into More. He holds a doctorate degree from Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida.

Schedule

Tuesday
Jan 26

Check-in/Registration
4 – 5:30 p.m.

Dinner
5:30 – 7 p.m.

Main Session
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Keynote: Mark Batterson

Wednesday
Jan 27

Main session
9 – 10:30 a.m.
Keynote: Wilfredo "Choco" De Jesús

Workshops
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Lunch
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Workshops
1:30 – 3 p.m.

Main Session
3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Keynote: Jeffrey A. Johnson Sr.

Thursday
Jan 28

Workshops
9 – 10:15 a.m.

Main Session
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Keynote: Chris Hodges


Workshops // January 27 & 28

Telling Stories through Videography
For Communications teams
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Communications 101
For Communications teams
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Social Media & Churches
For Communications teams
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Safety & Security for Churches
For Guest Experience & Hospitality teams
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Creating a Wow Experience for Guests
For Guest Experience & Hospitality teams
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5 Strategies for Effective Online Ministry
For Guest Experience & Hospitality teams
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Pricing

EVENT LOCATION

Converge Headquarters

11002 Lake Hart Dr.

Orlando, FL 32832

EARLYBIRD PRICE
In-Person Pass
$150
Includes all in-person sessions & workshops. Price increases on 1/5/21.
EARLYBIRD PRICE
In-Person Group 5+
$125
Includes all in-person sessions & workshops. Price per person. Price increases 1/5/20.
EARLYBIRD PRICE
Digital Pass
$150
Includes main sessions & 15+ workshops. Price per pass.
Please call 630.890.3981 if you need assistance registering.