Faith at Home Network Fall Conference Series

"How" to Make Family Ministry a Reality in Your Church
Oct. 13-14, 2017
Caraway Conference Center
Sophia, N.C.
Check-in at 4:00 p.m.
Dinner at 5:30 p.m.
Keynote Speakers: Mark Holmen & Doug Bischoff
Cost varies from $40 - $175 for meals, lodging and materials


“Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.” — Deuteronomy 6:7

Are the families in your church making disciples in their homes? Join four of the country’s top family ministry leaders to help you and your ministry team implement a biblically-based family ministry in your church. Take the next step in family ministry and learn how to equip parents and grandparents in your church to be the primary disciple-makers of their families.


Mark Holmen
Faith at Home Ministries
Mark Holmen serves as the executive director of Faith at Home ministries based in Crosslake, Minnesota. Faith at Home equips congregations to make the home the primary place where faith is nurtured and lived out. Holmen has written several books and is a national and international consultant and speaker. Holmen previously served as senior pastor of Ventura Missionary Church in Ventura, California. 

Doug Bischoff
First Baptist Church, Houston Texas
Doug is the next generations minister at Houston’s First Baptist Church, where he has been on staff since 2007. Having served churches in Missouri and Texas since 1987, Doug’s passion is parents and kids — families! Doug holds a Ph.D. from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in church and family ministry. His great joy is his own family — wife of 20-plus years, Wendy, and four fantastic teenage kids — Lucas, Bailey, Micah and Ruth. As a family, the Bischoffs enjoy movies, lots of sports and Friday pizza night, and are occasionally addicted to Netflix.

More Information

Mark Smith  /  [email protected]  /  (800) 395-5102 ext. 5647
Austin Pulliam  /  [email protected]  /  (800) 395-5102 ext. 5651