MAY 18-20, 2023 | Summit Church-Apex Campus | Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina


Thursday, May 18

Join us for a fun welcome party and get your packet for the retreat. Mingle with our speakers, buy books and other goods, enjoy the free Specialty Coffee and Dessert Bar! We will also have a super fun Silent Disco! If you know, you know!

Friday, May 19

  • Flipping the Script: Changing Beliefs and Expectations for your Children through Prayer: Betsy and Chester Kylstra
  • Parenting Children Prenatally Exposed to Alcohol: Sandra Flach
  • “Not That Connected”: Protecting Our Children from Technology: Jedd Medefind, Trent Taylor
  • Secondary Trauma and Biblical Self-Care: Jamie Finn
  • The Mental Health System: How to Connect to the Resources You Need:  Andrew Sawyer, Tara Braswell
  • Staying Connected through the Monster of Adolescence:  Patricia Lonadier

Lunch on your own, but we will have food trucks on site as well as a list of nearby quick restaurants.

Saturday, May 20

  • Practical Tips for Staying Connected in the Whirlwind of Foster Care: Jza-Qera Thompson
  • Parenting Medically Complex Children:  Julie & James Forrest, Leanne & Chris Laffoon
  • Connecting Children to their Ethnic Heritage: Dr. Sharen Ford, Tony Mitchell
  • Keeping Your Marriage Connected:  Pastors Stan and Angie Grant
  • Thriving as a Single Parent:  Sundy Goodnight