Pre-Conference 2017

Women in Youth Ministry

NCYM is offering a special one-day experience specifically for women in ministry. This day will serve as a safe space for authentic, empowering conversation for all who attend. Come expecting to be heard, challenged, and loved.Melissa Kitchens will be the facilitator. Melissa worked for several years as a youth minister, and is currently serving as the children’s minister at the Alpine church of Christ in Longview, Texas.melissa-kitch


9-10 — The different hats we wear as female ministers
10-11 —  Balancing family & ministry
11-12 — Ethics for female ministry leaders
12-1:30 — Lunch on your own
1:30-2:30 — Creating space to rest, receive & be renewed
2:30-3:30 — Working with teams & transitions
3:30-4:30 — Girls ministry programming ideas

4:30-5:30 — Girls ministry resources
Cost of pre-conference is $50.00

Front Porch Marriages

NCYM is offering this vital pre-conference for ministers and spouses.
David and Lisa Fraze will facilitate this informative, encouraging, and interactive time. Whether your marriage is solid, okay, slipping, on the rocks–you will be renewed. Cost for this pre-conference is normally $250.00 per couple, however, the Frazes believe in this and you and are leading this with the backing of Lubbock Christian University for only $75.00 a couple. Please for the sake of your marriage, your kids, your church, do this.


9:00-10:00   The Front Porch Marriage (Authenticity and theological base)
10:00-12:00   Copy That (Communication and Conflict)

12-1:30 — Lunch on your own

1:30-3:30  The Big “Talk” (Desire, Intimacy and Sex)

3:30-4:30  The Great Balancing Act (Marriage and Ministry)

4:30-5:30  Q &A, Direction, Next Steps and Blessing

 Cost of pre-conference is $75.00