We heed Jesus’ words to His followers to “make disciples.” Starting with toddlers and continuing through the adult years, our ministries work to develop mature followers of Christ. Our focus is training and education in fun settings of fellowship with youth and kids' camps, School of Ministry, Royal Rangers, days of training and more.
Taught by Heartland Assistant Superintendent Terry Lowder and Pastor Justin Blankenship
Date March 17-18, 2017
A look at the many roles in Pastoral Ministry including but not limited to shepherding, biblical counseling, and pastoral care.
Taught by Bishop Tommy McGhee
April 14-15, 2017
Heartland Conference Talent will be Saturday April 8, 2017. Check in at 9:00 with Sound Checks at 9:30 and competition beginning at 10:00 am.
The fee to register is $25 per person - regardless of the number of entries a person has. There is no separate fee for Group Entries (each person in the group will pay their $25).
All registrations must be postmarked by March 15, 2017 and are available to download at pdf 2017 Talent Quest Registration (304 KB) . Each group entry must also complete this form pdf Group Entry Form (82 KB) . Every student will need a pdf Consent form (304 KB) as well.
Please mail all forms to:
Heartland Conference DM
4910 S Anderson Rd
Oklahoma City, OK 73150
Talent Quest guidelines are available at pdf Talent Quest Guidelines (769 KB) .
The theme for Creative Writing, Video, Short Sermon, is The Kingdom of Heaven is Like .... And Human Video Designated song is He is the Light by Bryan Katie Torwalt.
DO NOT Forget that we have Jr Talent as well as Teen Talent!! We want all our students to have an opportunity to compete!
The IPHC Website has some great informaiton to help you - IPHC Talent Quest.
First Man Standing 2017- Restored- will be February 23-25, 2017. Early Bird Registration of $50.00 is open and will end on February 1, 2017 - this will include a sweatshirt. After February 1, 2017, the price will be $65.00.
Schedule of Activities:
5:30 - Rooms open and Registration Begins
6:00 - Dinner and Activities around the Campfire
8:00 - Breakfast
9:00 - Breakout Sessions
12:00 - Lunch on your own and free time
6:00 - Dinner
7:00 - Service - John Leggett
8:30 - Breakfast
10:00 - Service - John Leggett
This year Taurie Watkins and his team will be leading us in Worship and our speaker is Pastor John Leggett.
What: Pinewood Derby
Where: Heartland Retreat Center -- 4910 S Anderson Rd Oklahoma City, OK
When: Saturday March 25, 2017 check in begins at 9:00 am
Who: EVERYONE (You do not have to be a Royal Ranger to race, in fact you don't even need to be a boy to race there are categories for everyone)
Check in will begin at 9:00 am and racing will begin at 9:30 am. There will not be time to build your car on this day, all cars need to come already built. There will be a place (and time) for you to make adjustments. There is a $5.00 fee per entry that can be paid that morning at registration.