Aug 6-9 Carlinville, IL

#ETC18

Prayer

We introduce practical forms of prayer to deepen one's personal relationship with Jesus and to foster a stronger culture of prayer among your leadership team and ministry.

SPEAKERS

Dynamic speakers inspire and compel ministry leaders to drive an effective, sustainable movement of evangelization for the sake of Jesus and his kingdom on earth.

TRAINING

Interactive training workshops and breakout sessions incorporate best practices to establish a culture of evangelization that launches and expands small groups.

FELLOWSHIP

Daily Mass, adoration, worship, communal meals, recreational activities and exhibitors cultivates meaningful connections with an expansive Catholic network.

WHY ETC?

We equip local Catholic ministries for contagious evangelization that changes lives, unites communities, and invigorates ministries. Priests, local pastoral leaders, parishioners, and students learn to lead evangelistic ministries and successfully implement proven strategic outreach methods.

DAY ONE: Monday, August 6th

4:00 p.m.: Travelers’ Mass

5:00 p.m.: Check-in & Dinner

7:00 p.m.: Welcome & General Session

Talks to ignite the mind and heart for evangelization. Be inspired and motivated for deepening relationship with Christ that overflows in outreach.

8:30 p.m.: Recreation

 

DAY TWO: Tuesday, August 7th

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

8:15 a.m.: Morning Prayer & Praise

10:00 a.m.: Campus Track Sessions

Fostering a commitment to discipleship creates an engine that propels ministry. Campus Ministry Track options include the following:

  1. One-on-One: Learn the fundamentals of discipleship mentoring.
  2. Small Group Leadership: Teaches practical skills for facilitating and ministering to a small group.
  3. Campus Minister: Priests and campus ministers learn to lead a disciple-making ministry and set organizational goals.

12:30 p.m.: Lunch

2:00 p.m.: Campus Track Sessions

3:30 p.m.: Break

4:00 p.m.: Mass

5:00 p.m.: Dinner & Break

7:00 p.m.: General Session – Keynote Address

8:30 p.m.: Ministry Staff Reception; Student Activity

10:00 p.m.: Recreation

 

DAY THREE: Wednesday, August 8th

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

8:15 a.m.: Morning Prayer & Praise

10:00 a.m.: Campus Track Sessions

12:30 p.m.: Lunch

2:00 p.m.: Campus Track Sessions

3:30 p.m.: Break

4:30 p.m.: Mass

5:30 p.m.: Dinner & Break

7:30 p.m.: General Session

10:00 p.m.: Recreation

 

DAY FOUR: Thursday, August 9th

7:00 a.m.: Mass

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

8:15 a.m.: Morning Prayer & Praise

10:00 a.m.: General Session

11:00 a.m.: Closing Remarks

DAY ONE: Monday, August 6th

4:00 p.m.: Travelers’ Mass

5:00 p.m.: Check-in & Dinner

7:00 p.m.: Welcome & General Session

Talks to ignite the mind and heart for evangelization. Be inspired and motivated for deepening relationship with Christ that overflows in outreach.

8:00 p.m.: Recreation

 

DAY TWO: Tuesday, August 7th

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

8:15 a.m.: Morning Prayer & Praise

10:00 a.m.: Parish Track Session

Equip laity to get outside the parish! Pastoral leaders learn tactical skills and a strategic vision that both builds the parish and reaches beyond it. Start forming disciples whose love of Christ and Church overflows in fruitful evangelization.

12:00 p.m.: Lunch

1:30 p.m.: Parish Track Session

3:00 p.m.: Break

4:00 p.m.: Mass

5:00 p.m.: Dinner & Break

7:00 p.m.: General Session – Keynote Address

8:30 p.m.: Ministry Staff Reception; Student Activity

10:00 p.m.: Recreation

 

 DAY THREE: Wednesday, August 8th

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

8:15 a.m.: Morning Prayer & Praise

10:00 a.m.: Parish Track Session

12:00 p.m.: Lunch

1:30 p.m.: Parish Track Session

3:30 p.m.: Break

4:30 p.m.: Mass

5:30 p.m.: Dinner & Break

7:30 p.m.: General Session

10:00 p.m.: Recreation

 

DAY FOUR: Thursday, August 9th

7:00 a.m.: Mass

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast

8:15 a.m.: Morning Prayer & Praise

10:00 a.m.: General Session

11:00 a.m.: Closing Remarks

 

Details

Location & Travel

Lake Williamson Christian Center
17280 Lakeside Dr, Carlinville, IL 62626

St. Louis Airport (STL): ~1.5 hr. drive
Springfield Airport (SGF): ~1 hr. drive

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BE AN ETC 2018 EXHIBITOR!

Reach 450 ministry leaders from parishes and universities across the country. Priests, deacons, parish staff, and campus ministers gather at ETC 2018 to ignite their mission of evangelization. Take advantage of this extraordinary opportunity to share your mission, engage college students, and personally connect with ministry decision makers.

Click here to view our exhibition opportunities. To register your organization or submit inquiries regarding exhibition opportunities, please contact us at ETC@evangelicalcatholic.org.

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR ETC?

It’s easy! Click “Register” below, select your room type, workshop track, and checkout.
Evangelical Catholic offers ministry groups the opportunity to purchase vouchers in case your participant list has not been finalized yet. Please reference the “Group Registration & Vouchers” tab for details.

WHAT ARE THE HOUSING OPTIONS?

Click “Register” below to view the various options located on the “Pricing, Payment, and Refunds” tab.

WHAT SHOULD I PACK?

When making your list of what to bring to ETC 2018, please include the following: casual clothing (comfortable, but also appropriate for daily Mass), toiletries (shampoo, toothpaste, etc.), towel (retreat center doesn’t supply these), a Bible (hard copy – you will need it!), pens, journal, spiritual reading, and things to do during free time (exercise clothes, games, books, etc.).

Please note: Bedding will be provided.

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

Keep it comfortable! Casual clothing appropriate for daily Mass is welcome. We know the summer months can get warm, but please be mindful in choosing modest attire for the week.

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