7:00 PM   Opening Session with Worship & Bonnie Martin (“Shame Off You!”)   


9:30 AM        Complimentary Coffee/Tea/Goodies in the Celebration Café  & Courtyard

10:00 AM Morning Session with Worship & Melissa Richards (“Surviving and Thriving Through Significant Loss”) 

12:00 PM   LUNCH  (Lunch available on site: $10)

1:00  PM   Breakout Session 1 

(15 minute transition)

2:00 PM  Breakout Session 2 

Breakout Sessions

“Moving forward from sexual abuse…” (Bonnie Martin)

“Overcoming Rejection” (Melissa Richards)

“Breaking free and healing from secrets: your own secrets, or other people’s secrets that affect you.”   (Felicia Alphonse) 

3:00 PM  Afternoon Session with Worship and Deanna Shrodes (Rest for Your Weary Soul)

Dinner & Free Time (On Your Own)


9:30 AM   Life Groups

10:30 AM  Worship and closing session with Bonnie Martin 


Pre-conference connect, just for adoptees, with Pastor Deanna Shrodes, on Friday from 1:00 – 3:00 PM. This is included at no extra charge, in registration -- however, you MUST sign up by Wednesday, March 12.  Do so by e-mailing with your RSVP.