NextGen Pacific 2017

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Keynote Sessions

Breakout Sessions

Some breakout leaders have chosen to share their handouts, which we have made available below. This page will be updated as handouts become available.

The hope for post-Christian Canada

Jon Morrison

Have you noticed our friends, neighbours and family members becoming more secular? Have you noticed that people seem less likely to attend church than ever before? That’s what the statistics confirm as well. In this session, Jon explores the deep Christian roots in which Canada grew up in and what Christians must do to re-introduce the gospel to our country. We have reasons for hope that God would revive Canada once again. Don’t miss this opportunity to be informed and inspired.

Teachers that touch lives

Dennis Quin

A look at the characteristics of a Godly and spiritually effective teacher. 

Building a Multi-Cultural Ministry

Rich Mallett

Kids come from different ethnic, economic and family backgrounds. The challenge: to engage them and give them a sense of belonging. We will give you practical tips on developing a welcoming ministry that lets any child know you’re glad they’re there.

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Leading Now!

Christopher Lam

As a student leader, you are a vital part of our clubs. This breakout is built just for you! You’ll learn some best practices and begin to understand the power of your influence.

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Learning Styles

Andrew Quin

Children learn in different ways - we'll look at the ways children learn and discuss strategies to make your teaching time work for them.

T&T Round Table

Seneca Law

The new T&T material has posed some challenges and some great possibilities for T&T clubs. Hear ideas and insights from T&T leaders from different clubs. Come prepared to discuss!

Including Students with Disabilities

Veronica Verigin

How do you help students with a range of disabilities overcome barriers to their participation? We will discuss how to involve students with learning, physical and cognitive disabilities. The focus will be on reaching every student with the gospel of Christ.

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Discipline in 2017

Rich Mallett

We want the best for the kids, but sometimes we’re faced with kids who challenge the rules. Let’s take a look behind the child’s behavior and discover the “why.” We will also take a look at the biblical pattern of discipline.

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Living and serving from a Kingdom of God perspective

Leigh McGough

In a busy world, with school and so many different things competing for your time, how do you know what to get involved with and how to serve in your local church or ministry that will make an impact on the world for Jesus.

Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. (Isaiah 43:1b ESV)