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Events under 'Conferences/Seminars'

Free ACA Help at Peoria Library (Tue. Jan 27, 2015 11:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lincoln Branch Peoria Public Library
1312 W. Lincoln Ave.
Peoria, IL 61605
Brittney, 309.680.7632
CAC@heartlandchc.org
http://www.peoriapubliclibrary.org/untitled-1418666438-0.26623300

Everyone deserves to be taken care of when they're sick. The Affordable Care Act has helped millions get health insurance at a rate they can afford.

 

A household of one can earn between $0-$46,680 a year and qualify for financial assistance.

 

If you have questions or would like to enroll, join us at the Peoria Public Libraries now thru February 15th and meet with a trained, certified Navigator.

 

1st and 3rd Tuesday at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 20th
  • Tues., February 3rd

 

2nd and 4th Tuesday at LINCOLN BRANCH LIBRARY 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 13th
  • Tues., January 27th
  • Tues., February 10th

 

Select Saturdays at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Sat., February 7th
  • Sat., February 14th

 

For additional details or questions, please contact Brittney.

Financial Peace University (Wed. Jan 28, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church of Pekin
1315 Court St.
Pekin, IL 61554
309.347.3155
http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/org/53223/class/267901

We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! It teaches God's ways of handling money. Through video teaching, class discussions, and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you've dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more!

Women of God - Grow in Grace (Fri. Jan 30, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Redeemer Lutheran Church
6801 N Allen Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614
Lisa: 309.243.5859
lisadmack@comcast.net

With Julie and Katie Black
Women of Redeemer Winter Conference

 

Cost: (includes conference, materials, coffee and breakfast pastries, and lunch)

Friday night only $10, Saturday only $30, Both Friday and Saturday $35

($5 late fee for Saturday if registered after Jan 23, 2015

 

Childcare is available, but please indicate the need on your registration form so we can plan accordingly. Childcare does not have a charge, but a donation is greatly appreciated.

 

Reservation: required by January 23, 2015 with checks payable to “Women of Redeemer” and mailed to Redeemer Lutheran Church, 6801 N. Allen Rd., Peoria, IL 61614. You can also register online at www.redeemerlutheran.com. Click on the “online giving” link.

 

Sign Language interpreters will be provided by student interns from the Interpreters Preparation Program at Illinois Central College.

 

Julie and Katie Black, founders of Contemporary Christian Women’s Academy (CCWA), will be our keynote speakers. Being the wife and daughter of a pastor, this dynamically entertaining mom and daughter team are on a mission: to connect Christian women to the power in God’s word and the freedom it brings to live life beyond their limits and imagination. Attendees will learn how to partner with God and ignite His Holy Spirit so they can start living their vision!!

Women of God- Grow in Grace (Sat. Jan 31, 2015 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Redeemer Lutheran Church
6801 N Allen Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614
Lisa: 309.243.5859
lisadmack@comcast.net

With Julie and Katie Black
Women of Redeemer Winter Conference

 

Cost: (includes conference, materials, coffee and breakfast pastries, and lunch)

Friday night only $10, Saturday only $30, Both Friday and Saturday $35

($5 late fee for Saturday if registered after Jan 23, 2015

 

Childcare is available, but please indicate the need on your registration form so we can plan accordingly. Childcare does not have a charge, but a donation is greatly appreciated.

 

Reservation: required by January 23, 2015 with checks payable to “Women of Redeemer” and mailed to Redeemer Lutheran Church, 6801 N. Allen Rd., Peoria, IL 61614. You can also register online at www.redeemerlutheran.com. Click on the “online giving” link.

 

Sign Language interpreters will be provided by student interns from the Interpreters Preparation Program at Illinois Central College.

 

Julie and Katie Black, founders of Contemporary Christian Women’s Academy (CCWA), will be our keynote speakers. Being the wife and daughter of a pastor, this dynamically entertaining mom and daughter team are on a mission: to connect Christian women to the power in God’s word and the freedom it brings to live life beyond their limits and imagination. Attendees will learn how to partner with God and ignite His Holy Spirit so they can start living their vision!!

Children's Ministry Training Day (Sat. Jan 31, 2015 10:00 am - 3:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Pawnee Assembly of God
1001 N. 8th St.
Pawnee, IL 62558
217.625.2111
plantedkids@gmail.com
http://www.pawneeassembly.org/site/eventregdisp.asp?sec_id=180005417&event_id=180003261

A TRAINING FOR ALL THOSE THAT SERVE IN CHILDREN’S MINISTRY.

 

Trisha Peach, author of the recent book "Your Children's Ministry From Scratch", has been a staff children’s pastor for 16 years and has traveled to 26 states and overseas as a children’s evangelist doing camps, Kidzshows, and conferences. She is an ordained minister and an author of several kid’s church curriculums and musicals.  Reverend Peach will cover children’s ministry topics such as safety and security, creative teaching, recruiting help, and special needs.  Lunch and refreshments are included in registration.

 

Register online through the link above.

REGISTRATION FEE- $20.00

Payment can be made day of event or online.  For questions, call the number listed above.

Dave Ramsey Legacy Journey Class (Sun. Feb 1, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Eastview Christian Church
1500 Airport Rd.
Normal, IL 61761
309-664-2600
peter.falstad@gmail.com
http://www.daveramsey.com

Eastview Christian Church will again host the Legacy Journey class with Dave Ramsey, January 18th through March 1st.  The class is on Sunday evenings from 6:30pm - 8:30pm.  We will be discussing topics like how much is enough, what the Bible says about wealth, and is wealth really evil?

 

There is a kit required for the class available at DaveRamsey.com or Harvest Bookstore at Eastview Church.

 

 

Free ACA Help at Peoria Library (Tue. Feb 3, 2015 10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Main Branch Peoria Public Library
107 NE Monroe St.
Peoria, IL 61602
Brittney, 309.680.7632
CAC@heartlandchc.org
http://www.peoriapubliclibrary.org/untitled-1418666438-0.26623300

Everyone deserves to be taken care of when they're sick. The Affordable Care Act has helped millions get health insurance at a rate they can afford.

 

A household of one can earn between $0-$46,680 a year and qualify for financial assistance.

 

If you have questions or would like to enroll, join us at the Peoria Public Libraries now thru February 15th and meet with a trained, certified Navigator.

 

1st and 3rd Tuesday at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 20th
  • Tues., February 3rd

 

2nd and 4th Tuesday at LINCOLN BRANCH LIBRARY 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 13th
  • Tues., January 27th
  • Tues., February 10th

 

Select Saturdays at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Sat., February 7th
  • Sat., February 14th

 

For additional details or questions, please contact Brittney.

Financial Peace University (Wed. Feb 4, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church of Pekin
1315 Court St.
Pekin, IL 61554
309.347.3155
http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/org/53223/class/267901

We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! It teaches God's ways of handling money. Through video teaching, class discussions, and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you've dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more!

IF: Central Illinois (Women's Simulcast Event) (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

North Prairie Street Historic Synagogue
315 North Prairie Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.310.2070
ifcentralillinois@gmail.com
https://ifgathering.com/gatherings/7597/

IF: Central Illinois is a a fresh, deep, honest space for a new generation of women to wrestle with the essential question: IF God is real… THEN what? This 2-day gathering brings women together and wrestles out how to live out the calling God has placed on our lives.

If:Gathering / If:North Mac (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Baptist Church, Pitman Hall
157 Jackson Street
Virden, Illinois 62690
217.965.4028
parrish.kelsey@gmail.com
https://ifgathering.com/gatherings/7669/

First Baptist Church of Virden will again be hosting a live stream of the If:Gathering in Pitman Hall. This is a special kind of women's gathering and conference unlike any other. Come relaxed, bring some food to munch on, and share on faith - what it looks like and how we live it out!

 

Friday, Feb. 6th, 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 7th, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

Meals are not provided. There will be a lunchtime where you can go and get lunch at one of the surrounding fast food restaurants, or you may bring your own sack lunch.

 

We’d appreciate if you registered so that we know approximately how many women to expect.

IF:Pontiac Women's Retreat (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Lutheran Church
311 W Grove St.
Pontiac IL 61764
815.762.7558
http://www.facebook.com/events/404368299716238/

IF:Pontiac is a 2-day women's retreat built around a live simulcast of the IF:Gathering in Austin, TX.  All women are invited to come answer the question, "IF God is real, then what?"  IF: believes that we are a generation of women taking God at His Word and wanting to live like it. The event features several speakers and musicians including Shelley Giglio, Christine Caine, Ann Voskamp, Jen Hatmaker, Christy Nockels and many more.

 

Registration is requested via the IF:Pontiac Facebook event page listed above.  A $25 donation is requested, and meals are provided on Saturday.

The Art of Marriage (Fri. Feb 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Fields Church
746 N Hawkinson Ave
Galesburg, IL 61401
309.335.9920
mjrobinson22@hotmail.com
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-art-of-marriage-tickets-15129803650

Marriage, the way God intended it to be, is a true art form. That’s why for more than 35 years, FamilyLife has been helping couples understand God’s plan for relationships. The Art of Marriage video event weaves together expert teaching, real-life stories, humorous vignettes, and more to portray both the challenges and the beauty of God’s design.

 

In The Art of Marriage, over 40 ministry leaders provide the expert teaching while couples who have struggled with real-life issues openly and honestly share their stories of pain, loss, forgiveness and grace.

No Regrets Conference: Live Free (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 8:30 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bethany Baptist Church
7422 N. Heinz Ln.
Edwards, IL 61528
(309) 692-1755
lyall@bethanycentral.org
http://bethanycentral.org/event/mens-no-regrets-event/?instance_id=339477

All men are invited to join us for a No Regrets Conference. Get ready to live free!

 

Bethany Baptist Church is a host site; the conference will be live streamed from Elmbrook Church.

 

The day includes live praise and worship, six main sessions, and breakout sessions.

 

Main sessions feature Pete Briscoe, Bryan Loritis (Lead Pastor of Fellowship Memphis), Afshin Ziafat, Oscar Muriu (Senior Pastor of Nairobi Chapel in Kenya), Steve Sonderman (Assoc. Pastor at Elmbrook Church), and Steve Farrar (Founder and Chairman of Men’s Leadership Ministries).

 

Tickets are $15 each and are available in the church office or online at the above Web site.

If:Gathering / If:North Mac (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First Baptist Church, Pitman Hall
157 Jackson Street
Virden, Illinois 62690
217.965.4028
parrish.kelsey@gmail.com
https://ifgathering.com/gatherings/7669/

First Baptist Church of Virden will again be hosting a live stream of the If:Gathering in Pitman Hall. This is a special kind of women's gathering and conference unlike any other. Come relaxed, bring some food to munch on, and share on faith - what it looks like and how we live it out!

 

Friday, Feb. 6th, 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 7th, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

Meals are not provided. There will be a lunchtime where you can go and get lunch at one of the surrounding fast food restaurants, or you may bring your own sack lunch.

 

We’d appreciate if you registered so that we know approximately how many women to expect.

Free ACA Help at Peoria Library (Sat. Feb 7, 2015 10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Main Branch Peoria Public Library
107 NE Monroe St.
Peoria, IL 61602
Brittney, 309.680.7632
CAC@heartlandchc.org
http://www.peoriapubliclibrary.org/untitled-1418666438-0.26623300

Everyone deserves to be taken care of when they're sick. The Affordable Care Act has helped millions get health insurance at a rate they can afford.

 

A household of one can earn between $0-$46,680 a year and qualify for financial assistance.

 

If you have questions or would like to enroll, join us at the Peoria Public Libraries now thru February 15th and meet with a trained, certified Navigator.

 

1st and 3rd Tuesday at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 20th
  • Tues., February 3rd

 

2nd and 4th Tuesday at LINCOLN BRANCH LIBRARY 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 13th
  • Tues., January 27th
  • Tues., February 10th

 

Select Saturdays at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Sat., February 7th
  • Sat., February 14th

 

For additional details or questions, please contact Brittney.

Dave Ramsey Legacy Journey Class (Sun. Feb 8, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Eastview Christian Church
1500 Airport Rd.
Normal, IL 61761
309-664-2600
peter.falstad@gmail.com
http://www.daveramsey.com

Eastview Christian Church will again host the Legacy Journey class with Dave Ramsey, January 18th through March 1st.  The class is on Sunday evenings from 6:30pm - 8:30pm.  We will be discussing topics like how much is enough, what the Bible says about wealth, and is wealth really evil?

 

There is a kit required for the class available at DaveRamsey.com or Harvest Bookstore at Eastview Church.

 

 

Free ACA Help at Peoria Library (Tue. Feb 10, 2015 11:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lincoln Branch Peoria Public Library
1312 W. Lincoln Ave.
Peoria, IL 61605
Brittney, 309.680.7632
CAC@heartlandchc.org
http://www.peoriapubliclibrary.org/untitled-1418666438-0.26623300

Everyone deserves to be taken care of when they're sick. The Affordable Care Act has helped millions get health insurance at a rate they can afford.

 

A household of one can earn between $0-$46,680 a year and qualify for financial assistance.

 

If you have questions or would like to enroll, join us at the Peoria Public Libraries now thru February 15th and meet with a trained, certified Navigator.

 

1st and 3rd Tuesday at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 20th
  • Tues., February 3rd

 

2nd and 4th Tuesday at LINCOLN BRANCH LIBRARY 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 13th
  • Tues., January 27th
  • Tues., February 10th

 

Select Saturdays at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Sat., February 7th
  • Sat., February 14th

 

For additional details or questions, please contact Brittney.

Financial Peace University (Wed. Feb 11, 2015 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

First United Methodist Church of Pekin
1315 Court St.
Pekin, IL 61554
309.347.3155
http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/org/53223/class/267901

We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! It teaches God's ways of handling money. Through video teaching, class discussions, and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you've dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more!

The Marriage You've Always Wanted DVD Event (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Glad Tidings Assembly of God
2201 East Washington St
East Peoria, IL 61611
309.694.4433
gtmarriagematters@yahoo.com
http://www.SignUpGenius.com/go/20F094AA8A92BA1FF2-themarriage/24909815

Please join us for a one day event experience hosted on DVD by #1 New York Times best selling author, Gary Chapman. It is "The Marriage You've Always Wanted", a conference dedicated to laughter, love, and to help you build the love relationship of your dreams. Topics will include: Communication 101, Understanding and expressing love, Initiating positive change, Making sex a mutual joy, and How to share the things that bug you.

 

The cost is $35.00 per couple or $20.00 per individual. Includes conference books and lunch catered by Chick-fil-A. (Gluten free option may be requested if registered by Feb.11th) Please plan ahead for your own babysitters as there will be NO CHILDCARE AVAILABLE. Registration deadline is Sunday, February 8th. Register online at the website above.

 

Free ACA Help at Peoria Library (Sat. Feb 14, 2015 10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Main Branch Peoria Public Library
107 NE Monroe St.
Peoria, IL 61602
Brittney, 309.680.7632
CAC@heartlandchc.org
http://www.peoriapubliclibrary.org/untitled-1418666438-0.26623300

Everyone deserves to be taken care of when they're sick. The Affordable Care Act has helped millions get health insurance at a rate they can afford.

 

A household of one can earn between $0-$46,680 a year and qualify for financial assistance.

 

If you have questions or would like to enroll, join us at the Peoria Public Libraries now thru February 15th and meet with a trained, certified Navigator.

 

1st and 3rd Tuesday at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 20th
  • Tues., February 3rd

 

2nd and 4th Tuesday at LINCOLN BRANCH LIBRARY 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • Tues., January 13th
  • Tues., January 27th
  • Tues., February 10th

 

Select Saturdays at MAIN BRANCH LIBRARY 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

  • Sat., February 7th
  • Sat., February 14th

 

For additional details or questions, please contact Brittney.