2016 AABC THIRD ANNUAL CONFERENCE

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2016 Conference Brochure-1

A CONFERENCE DESIGNED FOR PASTORS ۰ CHURCH STAFF ۰ PARENTS ۰ DEACONS ۰ ELDERS ۰ BIBLICAL COUNSELORS ۰ ALL CHRISTIANS

This conference will educate, equip, and encourage God’s people to be ready, able, and confident in addressing issues of the family Biblically.

Lodging Information

Fairview Heights Motels

(One mile from conference site)

Drury Inn

I-64 & Il. 159

618/398-8530

Fairfield Inn

140 Ludwig Dr.

(I-64 & 159 to Ludwig)

618/398-7124

Hampton Inn

150 Ludwig Dr.
(I-64 & 159 to Ludwig)
618/397-9705

Super Eight

45 Ludwig Dr.
(I-64 & 159 to Ludwig)
618/398-8338

Holiday Inn Express

313 Salem Place
618/212-1300

Conference Schedule

Thursday – April 14, 2016

5:30 Pre-registration
Check-In and On-Site Registration
6:30 Conference Welcome
6:45 Plenary #1 Tyler
745 Break
8:00 Workshop #1

Friday – April 15, 2016

9:00 Plenary #2 Eyrich
10:00 Break
10:15 Workshop #2
11:15 Lunch
1:00 Plenary #3 Shaw
2:00 Break
2:15 Workshop #3
3:15 Break
3:30 Workshop #4
4:30 Dinner
6:30 Plenary #4 Shaw
7:30 Break
7:45 Workshop #5

Saturday – April 2016

9:00 Plenary #5 King
10:00 Break
10:15 Workshop #6
11:15 Break
11:30 Plenary #6 King
12:30 Conference Concludes

Plenary Session Speakers and Titles:

Dr. Bernard King

  • “Trends in the Addictions Community and Their Influences in the Church Today” (Overview in current or post-modern methodologies and philosophies in addictions counseling)
  • “The Battlefield of Addictive behaviors; The flesh and the Spirit” (The proper understanding of Ephesians 5:18 and Carnality)

Dr. Mark Shaw

  • “The real Truth about Addictions and Recovery programs in the Church” (A biblical approach to counseling “addictions.” Point: disease or decision?)
  • “Exposition of Ezekiel 14:1-11: The driving force of addiction problems” (How Idols of the Heart drive obsessions and dependency problems)

Dr. Howard Eyrich

  •  A Comparative Analysis Approach to the “12-Steps to Recovery” (The “Alcoholics Anonymous” Movement; Presuppositions and Consequences)

Dr. David Tyler

  • “How Biblical is Celebrate Recovery and Where is it Taking the Church?” (Specifics of the largest “Christian” recovery ministry in the world)

Workshop Sessions

Alongside the six plenary sessions, six 60—minute workshop sessions are scheduled for the conference.

You will be able to choose from various different workshops during each session.

Counseling a Man or Woman with a Sexual “Addiction” *  Counseling a Man or Woman With a Grief “Addiction” * Evangelistic Opportunities in Addictions Counseling * Recovery or Repentance- A Biblical Contrast to AA’s Religion of Secularism * Help! My Loved One is an Addict! * Addiction-Proof Parenting: What Every Parent Needs to Know * Addiction Case Study Discussion * The Sporadic Behaviors and Idolatrous Challenges of the “Addict” * Structur-ing an Addictions Ministry and Lesson Plan for Outreach * The Hope of the Gospel for the Heart of Addiction *The Theology of Addiction * The Top Ten Principles You Need to Know to Counsel the Addict with Life Dominating Sin. * The Heart of Addiction * Financial Rehab 101 & 102: The Word vs The World on Personal Finance *Counseling Those Who Are Parenting Their Parents * Fundamentals of the Biblical Counseling Process * A Model for Church Disci-pline * The Benefits and Details of AABC Certification Made Simple * AND MORE

Edgemont Bible Church
5100 North Illinois FairviewHeights,IL

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