Northwestern Ohio District Church Of The Nazarene

PALCON

Mount Vernon Nazarene University 800 Martinsburg Rd., Mount Vernon, OH

Pastors and Leaders Conference (PALCON) is a gathering designed for all Nazarene clergy – pastors, chaplains, evangelists, staff ministers, missionaries, educators, and students. The conference features worship gatherings and learning conversations shaped by a common theme and aimed at inspiring and equipping women and men in ministry. Each PALCON venue features its own set of plenary speakers and presenters and a unique daily schedule.

NWO District Summer Camps

| 4th- 6th grade July 28- 31 | 1st- 3rd grade July 31- Aug. 3rd. | Are your kids ready for a summer camp experience where kids will learn to Shine (Matthew 5:16) as they experience engaging worship services filled with high-energy worship, interactive Bible Stories, camper competitions, and gut laughing games?

Mark Gungor: Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage

Cross Oak Camp & Retreat Center 272 Jack Oak Point Rd, Saint Marys, OH

Join Mark Gungor for his 2 part LIVE Couples' Comedy Event! This event will leave you in stitches as you Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage. Mark Gungor, one of the most sought-after speakers on love and marriage, explores the underlying dynamics of male/female relationships.

Ministry Development and Assessment Center (MDAC)

Cross Oak Camp & Retreat Center 272 Jack Oak Point Rd, Saint Marys, OH

The Ministry Development and Assessment Center is a required weekend for all NWO district-licensed ministers to help them discover their greatest gifts, develop as a leader, experience a collaborative peer learning environment, and be encouraged - all the while gaining a better understanding of their leadership style and providing self-aware of areas needed for growth and greater effectiveness. MDAC is a prerequisite step in the journey toward ordination.

Both the candidate and spouse (if married) must participate in the entire weekend event. The weekend begins at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Friday and will go through Sunday at approximately noon.

There is a significant amount of preparation for the event.

An application for both the candidate and the spouse must be filled out ahead of the event, plus three separate assessments for both the candidate and the spouse.

Email Chip Bullock at ChipBullock@limacc.com to register and receive the application.

The applications as well as the assessments must be completed ahead of time, with a deadline of Monday, August 19.

Church Planting/Multi-Site Campus Pastor Assessment

The Valley Church 1400 Seidel Pkwy, Piqua, OH

This 2-1/2-day assessment is designed to evaluate future Church Planters & Campus Pastors’ readiness and capacity for launching new starts--either through church planting or through a multi-site approach.

M25 Conference

Kansas City Kansas City, MO, United States

The M25 Conference will help pastors and church leaders grow in their ability and effectiveness to share the saving grace of our Lord Jesus Christ. Attendees will be encouraged, equipped, and empowered in new and creative ways to share the gospel! The agenda for the conference includes plenary speakers, break-out workshops, affinity group meetings, and corporate worship time. Participants will be encouraged, equipped, and empowered to engage in new ways to bring people to Jesus. Jesus is calling all people to Himself and as believers, we are co-workers in the work of evangelism.