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The 2019 NEXT Conference is October 26th at Bedford Alliance Church!

9:00am - 3:30pm, $25 for adults/$10 for students, lunch included NEXT is an affordable, practical, one-day training event designed to equip and encourage adult volunteers who work with young adults, as well as high school students and children wanting to discover their calling.

Get more information and REGISTER HERE

Why should you attend NEXT? 1.  NEXT is affordable and practical. With registration prices for our one day event at $25 for adults and $10 for students, not only can full-time paid workers come, but so can volunteers and students. Each location offers a minimum of 18 workshops to choose from focused for elementary, middle, and high school ministry, as well as some focused specifically for high school students.

2.  NEXT helps develop regional connections. With NEXT Conferences being locally planned and driven, you get to build your own network of friends and ministry partners. Whether you need help planning an event, need advice about a sticky ministry situation, or just need someone that gets it, you can develop relationships at NEXT Conference that benefit you and your ministry.

3.  NEXT hosts local ministry voices. There are gifted and wise people in your area that have a strong voice in the youth ministry world that you will learn from. They know your area and youth culture better than anyone else. Don't miss out on these specially tailored trainings!