Event Information


Haven't registered yet? Hear from Jared Anderson on why you should attend this conference!

Mark your calendar now and plan to attend the Worship 4:24 Conference at Cedarville University on January 30-31, 2015. This conference will be featuring Jared Anderson and band of New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Co-sponsored by the State Convention of Baptists in Ohio and Cedarville University Department of Music and Worship, this conference is designed to equip worship leaders, musicians, bands, praise teams, choirs, tech crews, and students to be effective leaders.

Where

Cedarville University
251 North Main Street, Cedarville,
Ohio 45314

When

Friday and Saturday,
January 30-31, 2015

Registration

The Worship 4:24 conference requires each attendee to complete a registration form for each attendee to be completed online or call 1-877-CEDARVILLE (233-2784).

Cost

Super Early Bird registration (September 1 through October 31): $30.00 per person ($20.00 per student “7th grade – College”)

Early Bird registration (November 1 through December 20): $40.00 per person ($20.00 per student “7th grade – College”)

Regular registration (December 21 through January 18): $49.95 per person ($30.00 per student “7th grade – College”)

*Registration fees are due by and are nonrefundable after the deadline on January 18, 2014.

Note for churches: If you wish to pay for multiple registrants with a single check, please mark “Pay by Postal Mail” on each attendee’s registration and then send your check and registrant’s names to:

Event Services
Cedarville University
251 N Main St
Cedarville, OH 45314
Please do not re-register when wanting to exchange or change your registration. All changes must be submitted by email to events@cedarville.edu or by phone at 1-877-CEDARVILLE (233-2784). Please include name of registrant, contact information and your desired changes. We will be happy to help in any way that we able.
  • Dixon Ministry Center

    9:30 a.m.–1 p.m.

    Conference Check-In

    Dixon Ministry Center (DMC)

  • Jeremiah Chapel

    10–10:50 a.m.

    SGA Chapel

    DMC – Jeremiah Chapel

  • Stevens Student Center

    11:30 a.m.

    Networking Lunch with Jared Anderson and Band
    (pre-registration is required; limited seating available for 50)

    Stevens Student Center (SSC)

  • Jeremiah Chapel

    1–4 p.m.

    Leadership Workshops
    (preregistration required)

    DMC – Jeremiah Chapel

  • Alumni Hall

    6–7 p.m.

    Conference Check-In

    DMC – Alumni Hall

  • Jeremiah Chapel

    7 p.m.

    Evening of Worship with Jared Anderson and Band
    (the concert is free and open to the public)

    DMC – Jeremiah Chapel

  • Dixon Ministry Center

    8–10 a.m.

    Conference Check-In
    (complimentary beverages available)

    Dixon Ministry Center (DMC)

  • Jeremiah Chapel

    8:30–9:30 a.m.

    General Session

    DMC – Jeremiah Chapel

  • Center for Biblical Theological Studies

    9:45–10:45 a.m.

    Breakout Session #1

    DMC and Center for Biblical Theological Studies (CBTS)

  • Dixon Ministry Center

    11 a.m.–12 p.m.

    Breakout Session #2 or Lunch

    DMC and Center for Biblical Theological Studies (CBTS)

  • Center for Biblical Theological Studies

    12:15–1:15 p.m.

    Breakout Session #3 or Lunch

    DMC and Center for Biblical Theological Studies (CBTS)

  • Dixon Ministry Center

    1:30–2:30 p.m.

    Breakout Session #4 or Lunch

    DMC and Center for Biblical Theological Studies (CBTS)

  • Jeremiah Chapel

    2:45–3:30 p.m.

    Closing Session

    DMC – Jeremiah Chapel

Session Descriptions

Friday Breakouts

Title Speaker Room
The Mechanics of Worship Kenny Lamm BTS101
More than Music: 13 Things Rick Muchow BTS115
Worship that Connects with God (Hebrews 13:8-16)
Mark Smith DMC162
Songwriting Jared Anderson Chapel
Spirit and Truth Kirk Kirkland DMC152
A Biblical Case for Visual Worship Luke McElroy
DMC101
Creating and Understanding Chord Charts for Your Praise Team and Band Chris Sammond DMC103
Building a Biblical Worship Service Dave Bickers DMC159
Twenty Things to Better Sound Doug Gould DMC162
Bringing Guest Artists to Your Church Jeff Berry DMC102
Drama Works Matt Moore DMC124
Personal Development
Counseling-Men (1–4 p.m.) Duane Floro/Steve Hopkins DMC180A
Counseling-Women (1–4 p.m.) Cathy Pound/Heidi Frye DMC180B

Saturday Breakout 1

Title Speaker Room
Worship Summit Part 1 Kenny Lamm BTS101
Pastoral Leadership - The Cost of True Worship (John 12:1-8; 12-19)
Mark Smith BTS116
Essential Values God Look for in a Worship Leader Rick Muchow BTS115
Worship Team Part 1 Kirk Kirkland BTS104
The 21st Century Church; Resources and Technology to Modernize Your Ministries
Chris Sammond DMC103
Worship Leader Jared Anderson DMC152
Bass Guitar Drew Greer DMC124
Drums Kyle Scott DMC125
Lead Guitar Albert Kiteck DMC162
Keyboard Amy Hutchison DMC149
Multi-Screen and Environmental Projection on a Budget Luke McElroy
DMC101
Worship Leaders are from Mars, Techs are from Venus Doug Gould DMC164
Using Multi-Tracks, Loops and Clicks in Worship Larry Adams
DMC102
Mission Impossible Made Possible: Starting and Working a Kid's Choir
Doug Morgan BTS102
Small Church/Big Worship Jon Nicol DMC159
Multicultural Worship Susan Plemons BTS201

Saturday Breakout 2

Title Speaker Room
Worship Summit Part 2 Kenny Lamm BTS101
Worship That Changes Lives (Isaiah 6:1-8) Mark Smith BTS116
The Worship Service Makeover Rick Muchow BTS115
Gospel Shaped Gatherings Phil Wing BTS117
Bass Guitar (Part 2) Drew Greer DMC124
Drums (Part 2) Kyle Scott DMC125
Acoustic Guitar (Part 2) Albert Kiteck DMC162
Keyboard (Part 2) Amy Hutchison DMC149
Being More Creative Luke McElroy DMC101
Tour of Jeremiah Chapel Cedarville Production Services Group Chapel
Using Multi-Tracks, Loops and Clicks in Worship Larry Adams
DMC102
VBS Music Preview Doug Morgan BTS102
Songwriting Jared Anderson DMC152

Saturday Breakout 3

Title Speaker Room
What I Wish My Senior Pastor Understood About My Ministry Dave Bickers BTS208
Sacred Rhythms: Worshiping Through the Seasons Brannon Hancock BTS205
Worship Team Part 2 Kirk Kirkland BTS104
Music Style Transitions: The Worship Leader's Toolkit Chris Sammond DMC103
Bi-vocational Worship Leaders Joe Brownlee DMC162
Beginning Vocals Susan Plemons DMC149
Lights: Creating an Environment and Mood for Worship Daren Fulks
BTS201
Microphone Applications for Modern Worship Doug Gould DMC164
Using Multi-Tracks, Loops and Clicks in Worship Larry Adams
DMC102
Does Live Video Streaming Fit Your Philosophy of Ministry? Brett Bzdafka DMC159
Engaging Kids in Worship Jackie Lee BTS102
Worship Leading Choir Roger O'Neel DMC152
Delivering Insight (An Introduction to Logos 6) TBA BTS203

Saturday Breakout 4

Title Speaker Room
Worship with Limited Resources Kenny Lamm BTS101
The Worship Leader as Pastor Brannon Hancock BTS205
How to Live a Life of Worship Rick Muchow BTS115
Worship Team Part 3 Kirk Kirkland BTS104
Assembling a Creative Arts Team to Help Bring the Music and Sermon Together
Chris Sammond DMC103
Farming Leaders Phil Wing BTS117
Easy Arranging for Any Size Band Jon Nicol DMC159
Using Instruments With Your Praise Band Joe Brownlee DMC162
Advanced Vocals Susan Plemons DMC149
Telling Story with Space Luke McElroy
DMC101
The Prerequisite for a Great Mix: Arranging the Band Doug Gould DMC164
Using Multi-Tracks, Loops and Clicks in Worship Larry Adams
DMC102
Mission Impossible Made Possible: Starting and Working a Kid's Choir (repeat session 1) Doug Morgan BTS102
Lifeway Reading Session Roger O'Neel DMC152
Delivering Insight (An Introduction to Logos 6) TBA BTS203

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Keynote Speakers / Musician

Jared Anderson

Jared Anderson


Jared is a Christian artist based at New Life Church in Colorado Springs,Colorado. He is a founding member of Desperation Band and has written worship songs such as “Rescue”, “Amazed”, and “Great I Am”. Jared and his wife Megan have 4 children and are in the process of adopting two more little ones from Haiti. You can keep up with all these happenings at jaredanderson.com.

Pastor Mark Smith

Pastor Mark Smith


Mark Smith is a man who loves God, loves His people, loves to preach the Word, and loves to grow God’s Kingdom. He has a true pastor’s heart and his passion for preaching is evident in his preparation, delivery and genuine love for people.

Mark is 55 years old and has been married to Toni for 35 years. They have two grown sons, both of whom have also followed God’s call for ministry. A native of Columbus Ohio, he has spent the last 31 years pursuing God’s call through preaching, teaching and music ministries.

Prior to coming to First Baptist Jackson, he served for 8 years as the senior pastor of Murdock Baptist Church in Port Charlotte, Florida, seeing that church steadily grow from 140 to nearly 1,000 in attendance. As a devoted expositor of God’s Word, he has a heart for advancing God's Kingdom through discipleship and missions

Mark spent the first fifteen years of ministry as a music and worship pastor, serving churches in Ohio and Georgia. In 1992, God's call changed his direction of ministry, and he began to prepare at Ashland Theological Seminary for the ministry of preaching and teaching. Mark graduated from ATS in 1998 with a Master's degree in Christian Education. His undergraduate degree is in Music Education from Ohio State University in 1987.

Breakout Speakers

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Dave Bickers

Dave Bickers

Kirk Kirkland

Kirk Kirkland

Chris Sammond

Chris Sammond

Brett Bzdafka

Brett Bzdafka

Jackie Lee

Jackie Lee

Joe Brownlee

Joe Brownlee

Phil Wing

Phil Wing

Susan Plemons

Susan Plemons

Doug Morgan

Doug Morgan

Jon Nicol

Jon Nicol

Brannon Hancock

Brannon Hancock

Luke McElroy

Luke McElroy

Jeff Berry

Jeff Berry

Kenny Lamm

Kenny Lamm

Doug Gould

Doug Gould

Daren Fulks

Daren Fulks

Matt Moore

Matt Moore

Amy Hutchison

Amy Hutchison

Rick Muchow

Rick Muchow

Roger O'Neel

Roger O'Neel

Albert Kiteck

Albert Kiteck

Kris Johnson

Kris Johnson

Kyle Scott

Kyle Scott

Drew Greer

Drew Greer

Joy Ware Miller

Joy Ware Miller

Vendors

Brentwood
Loop Community
LifeWay Christian Resources
Christian Audio Tapes
LifeWay Christian Stores
Heartsong
Lamp and Light Productions
State Convention of Baptists in Ohio
Cedarville Worship
Worship Team Coach
Ultimate Ears
Orange Thread
Steinway and Sons
Boxcast
Rahab's Rope
Wenger
Worship MD
Logos
Production Communications
Eaglemont Entertainment