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On October 12, 2019, hundreds of people gathered in Big Sandy, Texas, for the twentieth ALERT Family Camp. The International ALERT Academy campus was abuzz with happy children riding bikes, young people laughing together, and couples catching up with friends.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

On Monday, August 26th, the Northwoods Conference Center bustled to life as one family after another arrived for a week of sweet fellowship, fun memories, and spiritual growth. Michigan welcomed them for what some call “the best time of year in the Upper Peninsula.”

Thursday, September 19, 2019

The Scripture being sung brought tears to the eyes of the listeners. With joy and vibrancy, the 2019 Sound Foundations Class musically proclaimed, “Worthy is the Lamb. . . ."

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Are you growing in your relationship with the Lord as well as growing together as a family? Do you desire to have a time of refocusing your family around the Lord? Join us for a Family Journey to the Heart.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Fifteen young men and two fathers gathered June 15–22 at the Northwoods Conference Center. The purpose of a Journey to the Heart, is a time set-aside from busy schedules for focusing on the Lord and learning to seek Him.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Austin grew up in a loving and solidly Christian home but began to spend time with wrong friends and rebel against his parents.

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Featuring an exciting line-up of new and veteran instructors, Family Conferences is pleased to present Sound Foundations, scheduled for July 15–August 3, 2019!

Friday, May 24, 2019

More than 1,500 men, women, and children from around the country gathered in Big Sandy, Texas, for the Family Conference held April 29–May 4.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

“How do I hear from God?” This question was on the hearts and minds of the young men who gathered together for a Journey to the Heart during the last week of March in Big Sandy, Texas.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

This February the 2019 Mens' Conference took place in Oak Brook, IL, on February 7–9. Pastor Gary Fraley and Gil Bates spoke several times. Husbands and fathers, were reminded of ways to show love and support to their wives and children.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

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