Saturday, May 10, 2014

Scholarships Offered for the Willow Creek Leadership Summit - August 14-15, 2014

One of the outstanding leadership development opportunities available to church leaders each year is the annual live teleconference of the Leadership Summit offered by the Willow Creek Association.  The dates for this year’s Leadership Summit are Thursday and Friday, August 14-15, 2014, from 9:00am till 5:30pm.  Churchnet is a member of the Willow Creek Association, and we provide our member discount to our congregations.

Missouri sites for the event are: 
  • Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Liberty
  • Salem in Ladue United Methodist Church in St. Louis
  • Bonhomme Presbyterian Church in Chesterfield
  • St. John’s Lutheran Church in Arnold
  • La Croix Church in Cape Girardeau
  • Remingtons’s (Ridgecrest Baptist Church) in Springfield
  • Parkade Baptist Church in Columbia
  • First United Methodist Church in Jefferson City
  • First Baptist Church in Warrensburg

Discounts for First Time Attenders
For several years, Churchnet has offered scholarship assistance for persons wishing to attend, especially targeted toward those who are experiencing the event for the first time.  Again this year these discounted registrations will be offered to Missouri church leaders.  The regular cost for this event is $265.00, but we are prepared to scholarship ministers as first-time attendees of this Willow Creek-sponsored event for a price of ONLY $60.00 if you register by June 24th.  This special price is for those who have not previously attended the Willow Creek Leadership Summit.  There is a limit of two discounted registrations per church, and after June 24th the discounted rate goes up to $90.00. 

Special Location Discounts
Due to a special partnership with the Parkade Baptist Church site in Columbia and the First United Methodist in Jefferson City Churchnet can offer a price of $99 per registration, and first time attendees (two persons per church) may attend in Columbia or Jefferson City for only $20.00.

General Discounts
For those who have previously attended a Willow Creek Summit, but wish to take advantage of the Churchnet Willow Creek membership and early bird discount, we can register you for the reduced price of $149.00, if you register by June 24th.  After this date the discounted rate goes up to $179.00.  To register for a seat at the Summit, send your name, your address, church name, phone number and email address to:  Or you can call Bob Perry at:  888-420-2426, ext. 706, and provide the above information, along with the site which you wish to attend.