2017 Summit Details

Central Oregon 2017 Summit Description:

  • April 7-8, 2017. Friday Evening 6 – 9:30 PM & Saturday 9-4:30.
  • Theme Scripture: “Stand firm! Let nothing move you.” – 1 Corinthians 15:58
  • Lunch provided on Saturday and snacks throughout. Program/Resource binder provided.
  • Keynote Speakers Include: Professor Craig Hazen, Founder/Director of M.A. Program in Christian Apologetics at Biola, Topics: Christianity and the Challenge of World Religions, The Remarkable Evidence for the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, & Loving God With All Your Mind;  Dena Davidson, Campus Life Director at Thrive School, Topics: Faith in the Midst of Doubt, How to Have Apologetics Conversations, Why Does God Allow Suffering.
  • Other Speakers Include: Professor Ron Marrs, Kairos Program Director at Corban University and Western Seminary, Should Churches Have Youth Ministries?; Mike Caba, Ph.D., Archaeology and the Bible; Rev. Stephen Williams (Founder & Director of Prepare the Way Ministries), What Evidence is There for the Reliability of the Bible?; Sarah Williams, Ph.D. (Speaker, Author, Scientist); Derry Tseng (Director Ratio Christi at PSU), How to Stay Christian on Campus; and others.
  • Worship Music Band: Excellent contemporary youth-led Christian music with a positive message.
  • Ministry Fair Including: Biblical worldview equipping, evangelism, discipleship, prayer & intercession, Biblical justice.
  • Location: Trinity Lutheran Church and School, 2550 NE Butler Market Rd. Bend, OR 97701.

Our 10th annual Summit was a huge success! Click here for details.

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We are taking another leap of faith and offering the event for free again and would appreciate a donation of any amount to help us cover the many costs of putting on this event:

  1. Preferred method: Write a check out to “Prepare the Way” in whatever amount the Lord leads you to donate and send it to PO Box 9304, Bend, OR 97708
  2. You can also donate by credit or debit card by clicking here.


Thank You to Our Sponsors:

Trinity Lutheran Church and School;  Calvary Chapel SE Portland; Community Bible Church Sunriver; Bend Community Church/Organic Church NetworkOregon Right to Life;
Corban University; Western Seminary; Kairos MDiv Program; Biola University;
Juan Young Trust; Midstate Fertilizer; Tennant Developments; Friesen Foundation; Dan Cardot Bend Premier Realtor; Bend Family Dentistry;
X-Press Printing; Smart Solutions; Dynamic Arts Graphic Design;