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Mid South Family Conference

August 29, 2014 - September 1, 2014

A weekend for the entire family.  A wide variety of activities are offered  to spark the interest of almost anyone at any age. For the outdoor lover there is hiking, canoeing, and the High Adventure Area;  for the sports lover there is swimming, volleyball, golf, basketball, and several individual tournaments.  There is ministry for all age levels from ages 4-12, to teens and adults.  There are exciting programs geared for each age bracket, as well as a nursery for infants and toddlers during the morning and evening ministry services.  Bring the whole family for a weekend of fun, relaxation and spiritual renewal.

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Pricing Options: Conference Fee:   $40 per person, or $120 for immediate family of 4 or more.

                             Accommodation Fee:   Lodge  $120 per room, sleeps 4,     Cabin, Tent, RV site   FREE

                             Commuter Fee Entire Conf. :  $40       or       $7 per meal per person

Speakers

Rob Sullivan

Rob Sullivan is founder of Christian Evidences, a web-based ministry whose main purpose is to provide reasons for believing the Bible.  Rob is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame (B.B.A. in Finance and Business Economics) as well as Emmaus Bible College (B.S. in Biblical Studies). He also has an A.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the State University of New York. 

Rob currently sits on the Boards of the Perrin Foundation, Emmaus Bible College, the Yonkers Gospel Mission and BridgeCourt Incorporated.  He also is a Trustee at Bethany Chapel in Yonkers, NY - his home fellowship since coming to faith in Christ back in 1979. 

As an Executive Director for Morgan Stanley, Rob currently has global duties that stretch across the firm's Information Security Program.  He has worked there since 1996.

Arthur & Lois Manning

Arthur and Lois Manning reside in Dubuque, IA, along with their 4 children.  Arthur has been teaching in the Computer Information Systems department at Emmaus Bible College since 2001.  Lois has loads of fun craft activities for all ages.  Each craft is designed to go along with the lessons that Arthur teaches often using cartoon illustrations, songs, or skit dramatizations to bring home the message of who God is and what He has for us to learn from His Word.

Director

Matt Phelan

Matt serves as the Executive Director of Horton Haven Christian Camp. His involvement with the camp goes back 1976 while serving as a counselor during college. After spending 18 years working in computer technology he came to the camp full time in 1995. He is involved year round in day-to-day operations of camp ministry. He also is an Elder and shares in teaching responsibilities at the Nashville Gospel Chapel in Nashville. Matt and his wife Wendy make their home near the camp. They have three grown children, Justin (married to Claire), Holly and Nathan (married to Gisel) and one grand-daughter Della. In his spare time Matt enjoys backpacking and riding his motorcycle.