Portland, OR

September 6-8, 2019   
September 11-13, 2020
 

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Venue: Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach

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Room Rate $129/night, single/double occupancy.

Cut-off date for hotel reservations is August 14, 2019. After this date, please contact Events@yfc.net.

 

SPEAKERS:


Dan Wolgemuth, President/CEO of Youth For Christ USA
Dan is serving as the 9th president of YFC USA and is in his 14th year of tenure. He has always enjoyed connecting with the greater YFC family at RLCs over the years and will continue that tradition as the opening speaker for each conference this fall. He and his wife, Mary, live in Denver and when not at a YFC function, stay busy with their 11 grandchildren.
 


Alex Mathew, Executive Director Serving YFC - Kansas City MO
Alex Mathew has lived and served in the inner city of Chicago and Kansas City for over 16 years. He serves as Executive Director of Youth For Christ in Kansas City and volunteers as a chaplain for their local juvenile detention center. He has a bachelor of science degree in Organizational Leadership and a master's degree in Organizational Development. Alex is married to Andrea and they have three little boys.
 


Don Talley, Associate Vice President of Field Expansion, Youth For Christ USA
Don Talley has served the mission of YFC for 31 years.  He is the Associate VP of Ministry Expansion for YFC USA serving to grow our mission through our Affiliate program.  He is the husband of Crissie and the father to two teenage daughters.

 

BAND: JUSTIN BULLIS

Justin Bullis serves as a worship pastor in Denver, Colorado. He and his band has served at YFC Camps and events for over a decade, most recently at XL Summit 2019 and Midwinter 2018. 

 

PILOT PNW RLC SCHEDULE - 2019

Friday:
3:00 - 6:00pm - Registration
6:30 - 8:30pm - Opening General Session with Dan Wolgemuth 
​                        "Christ-Centered Leader and Kingdom Inspired Diversity"
                         5 + 10 Year Service Award Presentations

Saturday:
6:30-8:00am -Breakfast (Light, Continental Breakfast Provided)
8:00-9:00am - Introduction and Overview of the Volunteer Life Cycle (All Together)
9:15-10:45am - Finding Volunteers for the Mission (All Together)
11:00-12:30pm - Breakout Sessions
                          "Keep and Lift" Volunteer Processes - split by your YFC Role
                          "Win" Processes - focused on screening and on-boarding for Administrative Leaders
12:30-1:30pm - Lunch Break (Box Lunch Provided)
1:30-3:00 - General Session - "Joyful Camaraderie and Relentless Trust"
3:15-4:45 - Affinity Breakouts - split by your ministry model, administrative leader, or executive leader
4:45-7:30 - Dinner Break (On Your Own)
7:30-9:00pm - Closing General Session - "Enduring Humility and Courageous Faithfulness"
9:30-End of Evening - Free Time (Go out and put Joyful Camaraderie into practice!)

Sunday:
Joyful Camaraderie Time


WHAT TO DO IN PORTLAND

19 RLC Vlog - Episode 4 - PNW To Do's from Youth For Christ USA on Vimeo.