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Team West

February 14, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - February 15, 2019 @ 8:30 pm

 

Team West 2019, Vancouver WA

SPRING TRAINING: Creating a WIN for the whole team!

 

In collaboration with LifeWay Christian Resources and western state conventions, Team West provides a training opportunity for those who mentor and train small group leaders.

 

HOST: Northwest Baptist Convention

Leigh Ann Stark, Childhood Ministry Specialist

3200 NE 109th Ave, VANCOUVER WA 98682-7749

Office: 360/882-2100 (M-Tr, 8:30 – 4:00)

LAStark@NWBaptist.org

 

Joe Flegal, Evangelism/Church Health Resources Director

joef@nwbaptist.org

 

Ken Braddy, LifeWay Christian Resources

Manager, Ongoing Adult Bible Studies

Manager, Church Training

 

TRAINING PROVIDED

  • Chris Surratt – Small group leaders
  • David Apple – Adult leaders
  • Andy McClean – Student leaders
  • Delanee Williams – Preschool leaders
  • Bill Emeott – Children’s leaders

 

REGISTER by January 24

Please fill out the Team West Registration 2019_Church form. You may save it with your church name and return it to Leigh Ann Stark by email or print and mail it to her at the address listed above.

If you are serving on an associational VBS training team, contact your association for registration information. Do NOT book a hotel room!

COST     $25.00 per attendee for Team West

$15 additional for those attending CM52

 

Mail form and check to:               

Northwest Baptist Convention

Team West

3200 NE 109th Ave

VANCOUVER WA 98682-7749

 

OR register online           NWBaptist.org

AND email completed form to:  LAStark@NWBaptist.org

Leigh Ann Stark, Childhood Ministry Specialist

 

VENUES

Due to the number of participants and to accommodate additional training for childhood leaders on Saturday, we are hosting this event at two venues.

Northwest Baptist Center (NWBC), 3200 NE 109th Ave, VANCOUVER WA 98682-7749

Phone: 360/882-2100

  • 2/14 – Thursday, dinner and General Session will be hosted at NWBC. Leigh Ann Stark’s mother-in-love is cooking for us! Yum!
  • Preschool and Children’s Leaders will meet at the NWBC.
    • Friday, plan to drop off here first.

The Gathering Place, 2500 NE 78th St, VANCOUVER WA 98665-0675

Phone:                 360/696-0333

  • Adult and Student Leaders will meet at The Gathering Place on Friday.

 

 

SCHEDULES

2/14 – Thursday

5:00 PM Registration, Northwest Baptist Center (NWBC), 3200 NE 109th Ave, VANCOUVER WA 98682-7749

6:00 PM Dinner

7:00 PM Worship/General Session 1

 

2/15 – Friday: Breakfast is on your own or at the hotel.  Drop off preschool and children’s leaders first!

Adult and Student Leaders will meet at The Gathering Place, Vancouver WA.

The Gathering Place, 2500 NE 78th St, VANCOUVER WA 98665-0675

9:00 AM               Registration

9:30 AM               General Session 2

10:00 AM             Team West: Core Conferences (3 hours with break)

1:00 PM                Lunch provided

1:45 PM                Breakout Session #1 – 1 hour

2:45 PM                Snacks & Coffee

3:00 PM                Breakout Session #2 – 1 hour

4:00 PM                Team Planning, Free Time, Dinner on your own

7:00 PM                Team West General Session 3

8:30 PM                Dismiss

Preschool and Children’s Leaders will meet at the NW Baptist Center, Vancouver WA.

Northwest Baptist Center (NWBC), 3200 NE 109th Ave, VANCOUVER WA 98682-7749

8:30 AM               Registration

9:00 AM               General Session 2

9:30 AM               Core Conferences (3 hours with break)

12:30 PM             Lunch provided

1:15 PM                Breakout Session #1 – 1 hour

2:15 PM                Snacks & Coffee

2:30 PM                Breakout Session #2 – 1 hour

3:45 PM                General Session 3 – Team Huddle

4:45 PM                Team Planning, Free Time, Dinner on your own

6:30 PM                Registration for CM52

7:00- 8:30 PM     CM52 General Session: Family Night Experience + CM Training

 

 

 

Team West Leaders are invited to extend their stay to participate in CM52, additional training for childhood leaders.

 CM52: Friday evening – Saturday (Childhood Ministry only)

Purpose: equip those who minister to preschoolers, children and their families, 52 weeks a year and one VBS, LifeWay’s In the Wild.

2/15, Friday 7:00 PM: Family Night Experience and Kids Ministry Training

2/16, Saturday

8:30 AM                   CM52 General Session #2

9:00 – 11:15 AM    Breakout Sessions #1 & 2 (6 options per session, 1 hour each)

11:30 AM                 CM52 General Session #3

12:30                         Lunch provided

1:15 – 3:30 PM       Core Conferences – Repeat of Friday Team West plus VBS training

Preschool Leaders

Children’s Leaders

LifeWay’s VBS In the Wild: Directors, Bible Study Leaders, Crafts, Missions & Music Leaders

 

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS

Each church will need to reserve their own rooms. Rooms have been blocked at each hotel listed for TEAM WEST: Spring Training/CM52, February 13-16, 2019. Inform the hotel the dates you are staying when you make your reservation.

If you are serving on an associational VBS training team, contact your association for lodging information. Do NOT book a room!

Reserve by January 14th to avoid price increases and the release of the blocks.

 

These hotels have offered a discounted booking rate:

Marriott: SpringHill Suites Portland Vancouver

1421 SE Tech Center Dr, Vancouver  WA  98683

Straightforward all-suite lodging with kitchenettes & an indoor pool, plus free WiFi & breakfast.

Start date: 2/13/19          End date: 2/16/19            Last day to book: 1/14/19

Rate: $109 USD  per night

Make a reservation: Book your group rate for Team West: Spring Training/ CM 52

Hotel Website: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pdxvs-springhill-suites-portland-vancouver/?app=resvlink

 

Best Western Plus Vancouver Mall Dr. Hotel & Suites

9420 NE Vancouver Mall Dr, Vancouver, Washington 98662

Low-key rooms in a casual lodging offering free WiFi & hot breakfast, plus an indoor pool & a sauna.

Start date: 2/13/19          End date: 2/16/19            Last day to book: 1/14/19

Rate: $119/night + tax

Make a reservation: Please ask for rooms under the TEAM WEST: Spring Training/CM52 block.

Phone: (360) 256-0707

https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/book/hotels-in-vancouver/best-western-plus-vancouver-mall-dr-hotel-suites/propertyCode.48149.html

 

These hotels are close but have NOT agreed to block rooms for us.

Staybridge Suites Vancouver-Portland Metro    https://www.ihg.com

7301 NE 41st St, Vancouver, WA 98662

Classic suites with kitchenettes in an extended-stay hotel with free breakfast & an airport shuttle.

 

Comfort Suites                 https://www.choicehotels.com

4714 NE 94th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98662

Traditional all-suite hotel with an indoor pool & a gym, plus free breakfast, parking & Wi-Fi.

 

Howard Johnson Hotel & Suites by Wyndham Vancouver           https://www.wyndhamhotels.com

9201 NE Vancouver Mall Dr, Vancouver, WA 98662

The casual rooms offer free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus tea and coffeemakers. Some include microwaves and minifridges, and upgraded rooms add separate sitting areas with sofabeds. Freebies include parking, and continental breakfast. Additional amenities include an indoor pool and a hot tub.

 

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Vancouver, Washington     https://doubletree3.hilton.com

12712 SE 2nd Cir, Vancouver, WA 98684

Relaxed lodging with bright rooms & suites, plus a bistro & a fitness room.

 

 

 

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