About The Event

Join us for CCI/Canada’s 2018 National Conference: Everlasting. This is your chance to meet other Christian Camping professionals, be encouraged both spiritually and in your work, and develop your skills and resources in Camp Ministry.


Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
Banff, AB


Monday to Thursday
November 26 – 29, 2018

Your conference for professional development

Training for Canadian Christian Camp Professionals that you won’t find anywhere else.

From Bible Teachers to Keynote Speakers to Breakout Session and Workshops, you will not find this type of training and development opportunity anywhere else.

Spiritual Refreshing

With the backdrop of the gorgeous Rocky Mountains, there is no better place to refocus.

Be encouraged and refreshed spiritually through fellowship, prayer, song services, and dedicated Bible teaching sessions.

Countdown until Everlasting!

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Conference Session Topics

Here's a sample of what you'll hear at Everlasting 2018 sessions - with more to be added!*

  • Absolute Dedication and Burnout
  • Administration – spiritual significance of the role
  • Administration for Family Camp & Adult Retreats
  • Business of camp
  • Camper Connections – Followup
  • Capital Campaigns
  • Churches/camps and denominational boundaries
  • Communication
  • Complying with AODA (Ontario)
  • Conference Centres
  • Conflict Management
  • Cook – special diets
  • Dealing with Media
  • Decision Making
  • Design your own teaching material for a cohesive camp week (including music)
  • Discipleship at Camp
  • Emergency Policies
  • Evaluating Ministry Success
  • Family Camp
  • Family in Ministry
  • First Nations
  • Hospitality – empathy – how to train for it
  • How do I find time for God when I’m busy serving Him?
  • Human Resources
  • Intentional Christian Spiritual Formation
  • Interview Questions/How to interview
  • Kitchen Tour
  • Leadership – Joys and struggles – personal, professional, emotional and spiritual
  • Leadership Training
  • Maintenance – spiritual significance of the role
  • Meal Budgeting
  • Meal Preparation and Planning
  • Mental Health
  • Moving from a management board to a governance board
  • Navigating Contemporary Culture in a Christian Camp
  • Productions for camps (chapel, dinner theatre)
  • Psychological First Aid
  • Pulling apart a Budget
  • Recent Immigrants to camp
  • Retaining Staff
  • Rhythms of Life
  • Risk Management
  • Sharing the Gospel – empower your staff
  • Small Camp “how to”
  • Speaking to this Generation
  • Strategic Planning
  • Taxable Benefits – (specifically housing)
  • Team Building
  • The science behind play
  • Top Notch Guest Services
  • Training First Nations leaders
  • Vision Casting
  • Welcome registration done well
  • Wide Games for Camp
  • Women in Leadership
  • Working with difficult parents
  • Youth Alpha

*Some topics may change.


Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel

Join us for an amazing conference at one of Canada’s premiere destination locations!

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