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Conferences, Events, & Cruises with Ron L. Deal

 


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98% said "Yes!" At a recent event when asked if the presentation was helpful to their stepfamily hundreds of attendees said "Yes!"

Attend or host Ron's humorous and practical events for couples. 

  • Build strength and intimacy in your home
  • Increase your understanding of the special challenges of blended families
  • Develop a game-plan for successful living with these "laugh and learn" events

 

"Ron, I wanted to say thank you for blessing us this past weekend. Besides being one of the best public speakers we've ever heard, we were truly blessed by your testimony... God Bless you!"
--Maria W.


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Presented by bestselling author & conference speaker Ron L. Deal

Founder & President, Smart Stepfamilies
Director, FamilyLife Blended

View conference endorsements from Dr. Gary Chapman, Drs. Les & Leslie Parrott, Dr. Kevin Leman, and more here

 
 
 
 
Conference Registration & Schedule:

For registration information, email or phone the contact person listed for each event. Registration is handled by the conference host, not Smart Stepfamilies.

All seminars follow the same time schedule unless specified otherwise.
Click here for the Building A Successful Stepfamily conference time schedule.

Ministry training events are also listed.

Click here for Stepmom events with Laura Petherbridge

Click here for more Couple Checkup Conference information

 

 

Here are just some of the cities that have been inspired by the Building A Successful Stepfamily conference.

  • Houston
  • New York City
  • Chicago
  • Oklahoma City
  • Sacramento
  • Los Angeles
  • Albuquerque
  • Atlanta
  • Fresno
  • Bakersfield
  • Des Moines
  • Minneapolis
  • Memphis
  • Baton Rouge
  • Phoenix
  • Lubbock
  • Salt Lake City
  • Portland
  • Boise
  • Birmingham
  • Nashville
  • Little Rock
  • Charlotte... and many more

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All presentations are by Ron Deal unless noted otherwise. These are not FamilyLife sponsored events unless indicated. Contact the conference host for registration information and cost. Click here to host a conference.

Rome, Ga (near Atlanta) - A Special Getaway Destination Event - Building A Successful Stepfamily
Blended Family Training • May 01, 2015 - May 03, 2015

Host: WinShape Marriage Retreat   |  Join Ron at this unique 2.5 day retreat event at the beautiful WinShape Retreat center. Experience, worship, grow.  |  Registration information: WinShape Retreat

 

 

 

 

 


Spring (Houston), TX - Building A Successful Stepfamily
Blended Family Training • May 30, 2015
Host: North Central Church   |   Contact: Adam Sanchez at 832-444-5262 or asanchez_1127@yahoo.com    |   NOTE: this is a one-day event (9-5pm). Get information and register online www.ncentral.org




Modesto, CA - Building A Successful Stepfamily
Blended Family Training • July 24, 2015 - July 25, 2015
Host: The House Modesto   |   Contact:  Brenda Clinkenbeard at 209-529-7346, ext 250 or bclinkenbeard@thehouse.ws    |   Visit their website





Poplar Bluff, MO - Building A Successful Stepfamily
Blended Family Training • August 07, 2015 - August 08, 2015
Host: Fellowship General Baptist Church   |   Contact: Byron Beck at 573-785-6981 or beckbyron@gmail.com    |   Visit their website 





Kokomo, IN (near Indianapolis) -- Building A Successful Stepfamily
Blended Family Training • September 11, 2015 - September 12, 2015
Host: New Life Church   |   Contact: Christy Winter at 765-473-5962 or winter_christy@comcast.net    |   Get information about New Life Church here 



Louisville, KY - Stepfamily Ministry Training
Train the Trainer • September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015
Practical training in stepfamily ministry for pastors, lay couples, marriage mentors, etc., with Ron Deal. Includes breakout sessions and a stage presentation    |    Part of the D6 Family Ministry Conference    |    Conference info and registration: D6 Conference 





Nashville, TN - Stepfamily Therapy Training
Train the Trainer • September 23, 2015 - September 26, 2015
Professional training in stepfamily therapy for counselors, psychologists, marriage & family therapists, and other mental health providers with Ron Deal. Includes a 3-hour pre-conference workshop and a conference breakout    |    Part of the American Association of Christian Counselors World Conference, Nashville, TN    |    Click here for information and registration




Phoenix, AZ - Stepfamily Ministry Training
Train the Trainer • October 15, 2015 - October 17, 2015
Practical training in stepfamily ministry for pastors, lay couples, marriage mentors, etc., with Ron Deal    |    Part of the International Marriage Conference sponsored by NAME (National Association of Marriage Enhancement)    |    Conference info and registration: International Marriage Conference 
Southlake (Dallas area), TX - Becoming Stepfamily Smart
Blended Family Training • November 01, 2015 - November 02, 2015
Host: Gateway Church   |   Two Events with Ron Deal: 1) Sunday evening seminar, Nov 1, Becoming Stepfamily Smart; and 2) Family Life Night on Monday, Nov 2    |   Contact: Kelly O'Briant 817-552-3600 or email familylife@gatewaypeople.com    |   Get information about Family Life Night and register





Irvine, CA (LA area) - National "Blended and Blessed Summit on Stepfamily Ministry"
Train the Trainer • November 13, 2015 - November 14, 2015
On Friday and Saturday Nov 13-14 join Ron Deal, Jim Burns, Doug Fields, Dennis Rainey (and more speakers to be announced), and hundreds of stepfamily ministry leaders from around the country for the third annual Summit on Stepfamily Ministry called Blended & Blessed. Hosted by FamilyLife Blended, this two-day event will equip ministry leaders for the work of preventing redivorce and breaking the generational cycle of divorce.  For children, student, and family pastors, and "beginner" or seasoned stepfamily ministry leaders   |   Summit Location: Mariners Church, Irvine.   |   Register and find details here  






 

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