Staff Development Pre-Conference

Staff and associates should plan to attend:

  • Pre-Conference – Wednesday, June 6 (registration starts at 3 pm) to Friday, June 8
  • Advance Conference – Friday, June 8 to Sunday, June 10 (ending at 1:30pm)

Registration Includes:

  • Four nights of accommodations at the Ambrose University residence
  • Fun Day at Boundary Ranch, Kananaskis
  • All meals Thursday – Sunday
  • Travel (air, bus, shuttles)


Friday, June 8 at 10:00 AM

Reading the Canadian Context

With Glenn Smith

What does an authentic encounter with our culture really look like?

Friday, June 8 at 10:00 AM

How Understanding Spiritual Seasons Helps Us Bear Fruit

With Mark Buchanan

Mark will explore the idea of “spiritual seasons” as a way of thinking about our faith and life. He will help us explore ways, or “spiritual rhythms”, to steward each season

Friday, June 8 at 11:00 AM

Staff Self-Care

With Ron Pagé

Workshop description here

Friday, June 8 at 11:00 AM

Will You Give Me a Drink?

With Cheryl Buchanan

Cheryl will share how relationships with Indigenous friends has stretched her, blessed her and completely changed her heart and mind.