Relax  Have Fun  -  Connect 


Thank you to everyone who was able to attend Refresh16! This was a weekend full of fun, laughter, learning, and encouragement! Many of our Children's Pastors and Leaders left uplifted and ready to pour into their kids!  If you were not able to go to Refresh16 please make it a point to go next year, you won't be disappointed!




$259.00 per couple/double occupancy

$199.00 single occupancy

at Cross Pointe Camp & Retreat Center - Rocky Mount, MO

Price includes:   

meals, two nights lodging, workshops, resources, activities, and Fun!

Every Church that Registers

will receive FREE Resources for their Children's Ministry!!!







REFRESH is for Children's Leaders/Pastors (paid or volunteer) throughout our district.  


reFresh17 Schedule


to be announced.




Refresh16 Schedule

Thursday, January 14

5-7:30 pm             Registration (lobby of hotel)

7:00 pm                Meet and Greet in hotel basement (appetizers, chocolate fountain, drinks)

8:00 pm                Welcome, Schedule Overview, Ice Breakers

9:00 pm                Open Gym Time/ Late Night Activity


Friday, January 15

8:30-9:30 am        Breakfast Buffet in hotel basement

9:30 am                SESSION 1 – Developing a “Giving to Missions” Culture in Children and BGMC Idea Exchange 

10:45 am              SESSION 2 – Connecting With Your Local School and Community

12:00 pm              Lunch Buffet

2:00 pm               SESSION 3 – Children’s Church Live

3:00 pm               SESSION 4 – Q and A time: “Everything You Wanted to Know about Children’s Ministry but Were                               Afraid to Ask!”

4:00-6:00 pm       Break Time

6:00 pm               Dinner Buffet

7:00-9:00 pm       Kid’s Church Game Exchange (everyone bring a kid’s church game to share/play)

9:00-?                  BINGO, Brownies, and Ice Cream Bar/ Camp Theme Reveal


Saturday, January 16

8:30-9:30 am        Breakfast Buffet

9:30 am                Worship/Communion/Prayer time

11:00 am              Dismissal



  • Unless otherwise stated, all meals and sessions will take place in the basement of the hotel.
  • Also, for your enjoyment a bonfire overlooking the lake will be available on BOTH nights of Refresh.                       (weather permitting)