Celebration 2019

WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AT CELEBRATION 2019!
Evening worship services are open to all who wish to attend.

 

Our Central Conference Celebration is designed to celebrate the ministries of the Central Conference as well as incorporate the business of the Central Conference Ministerial Association (April 25-26) and the Central Conference Annual Meeting (April 26-27). Please note: the Harbor Point Ministries meeting will take place during the conference annual meeting.

Celebration Location:
Covenant Harbor Christian Camp and Retreat Center
1724 W Main Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147

Dates:
APRIL 25 – 27, 2019

 

CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW TO VIEW DETAILED INFORMATION ON CELEBRATION 2019.

– Celebration 2019 Schedule (OVERVIEW) – April 25-27

Schedule for the entire event, includes Pre-Celebration gatherings, CCMA and CCAM.

NEW!  Pre-Celebration Ministry Groups Training – April 25

– Ministry Groups (brief descriptions)

– Central Conference Ministerial Association (CCMA) 2019 Schedule – April 25-26

– Schedule for the Central Conference Ministerial Association

– Central Conference Annual Meeting (CCAM) 2019 Schedule – April 26-27

 – Breakout Sessions (brief descriptions)

 

 

STEP ONE: REGISTER FOR CELEBRATION 2019

Registration is open to all who wish to attend the Central Conference Ministerial Association Meeting (April 25-26), and/or the Central Conference Annual Meeting (April 26-27). Please review the information on the pre-Celebration ministry groups, breakout sessions during the Central Conference Annual Meeting and the event schedule before registering for Celebration 2019.

CLICK HERE FOR CELEBRATION 2019 ONLINE REGISTRATION!

– Click on link (above) to access ONLINE registration page.


– Please also submit a Camp Waiver to the Central Conference office at info@centralconf.org.
Available in English or Spanish.

DOWNLOAD a printed version of the REGISTRATION FORM
DOWNLOAD the CAMP WAIVER in English or Spanish needed for all attenders

STEP TWO: SUBMIT REGISTRATION PAYMENT

Your registration payment will be determined by the way you have registered for Celebration 2019. 

If you register online, payment must be made online with a credit card. We cannot accept other forms of payment for online registration.

If you register with a printed registration form,  payment must be made with a check. Make checks payable to: The Central Conference of the ECC, 4055 W. Peterson Ave., Chicago, IL 60646. Note on memo line: Celebration 2019. Please also make sure the registration form and camp waiver are mailed to the Central Conference office with the check.

 

STEP THREE: DELEGATE CREDENTIALS (FOR THE CENTRAL CONFERENCE ANNUAL MEETING)

IF YOU ARE A DELEGATE:

– You must register for Celebration 2019 as a delegate for your church.

– You must also download the delegate credentials form (due April 8) and have your church chairperson sign the form, to confirm that you are an elected delegate of your church. Please only submit one form per church. If there is more than one delegate attending Celebration 2019 from your church, please coordinate getting the signature from your church chair with the other delegates. This form is needed in order for delegates to vote at the Central Conference Annual Meeting.

–  You may mail or email your delegate credentials form. You may mail the form to: Central Conference of the ECC, 4055 W. Peterson, Ste 106, Chicago, IL 60646. You may scan and email your form to info@centralconf.org.

REMINDER REGARDING DELEGATES:

As a member church of the Central Conference, your church is entitled to select delegates for the Central Conference Annual Meeting. Per the Central Conference Constitution and Bylaws, the number of delegates is based on the number of members in your congregation. Member congregations shall be entitled to representation as follows:

Church Members                        Delegates
Up to 99                                              2
100 to 224                                           3
225 to 449                                           4
450 to 699                                           5
700 to 999                                           6
1000 to more                                       7

  • Each association recognized by the Central Conference shall be entitled to one delegate.
  • Each affiliated corporation and institution shall be entitled to one delegate.
  • A church plant within the Central Conference that is not yet a member congregation may send two advisors to the Conference Annual Meeting.

 

STEP FOUR: MAKE HOTEL/TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS

Due to the the nature and size of our gathering, we have group blocks at two local hotels near Covenant Harbor Camp and Retreat Center, which are offering special rates. Both hotels are less than seven minutes away from the camp. When making your reservations, please note each hotel’s deadlines and cancellation policies as they are different for each hotel.

Mill Creek Hotel
123 Center Street
Lake Geneva, WI  53147
Group name: Central Conference of the ECC
Reservations may be made: by calling 262-248-6647
Special rate: $104 per night (subject to taxes)
Group block is available until March 25, 2019, or until block is full (whichever comes first), and will be released to the public after this date.

 

Comfort Suites Lake Geneva East 
300 East Main Street
Lake Geneva, WI  53147
Group Name: Central Conference of the ECC
Group Code: IB78L7
Reservations may be made: by calling 262-248-2300 or at the hotel website online
Special rate: beginning at $84 per night (subject to taxes)
Group block will be available until April 4, 2019, or until block is full (whichever comes first), and will be released to the public after this date.

 

You are also welcome to make housing arrangements directly with Covenant Harbor Camp. However, please note that the rooms available at the camp are cabin, bunk bed style rooms.

Questions? Contact the Central Conference office at 773-267-3060, or info@centralconf.org