Champions Centre Conferences

Team Church Conference August 3-5

Kevin Gerald

Hosts Kevin & Sheila Gerald

Champions Centre

Louie Giglio

Louie Giglio

Passion City Church

Ed Young

Ed Young

Fellowship Church

Chris Hodges

Rich Wilkerson jr

The Vous

Champions Centre Team & Other Guests

Ryan & Jodi Cameron

Ryan & Jodi Cameron

Nicole Reyes

Nicole Reyes

Lee Domingue

Lee Domingue

Conference Details

This conference is for everyone! Pastors, youth leaders, children's ministry, creative leaders, volunteers, and more. We even have services and activities for youth and kids during the conference. TC15 Conference is hosted by Pastors Kevin and Sheila Gerald with special guests Louie Giglio, and Ed Young.

Schedule includes a variety of sessions including main sessions, breakout sessions for different aspects of ministry and life, roundtable discussions, and outdoor activities for youth and kids.

Conference Registration

Adults Ages 19+
$129 Register
Students Ages 12-18 $49
Kids Ages 3-11 $49
Childcare Ages 0-2 $29
Childcare for TC Nights Ages 0-2 Pay at door
Pastors & Teams Luncheon $20 non-members
$10 tc network members

Groups: Pastors, bring your team of 10+ and receive a discount on registration. Call 253-475-6454 ext 110 or email us at for questions.

Kids Conference

We are having a Kids' day camp all throughout conference this year for ages 3 and up. You can expect your kids to take a look at their thoughts and emotions in a whole new way as we spend time looking at what happens from the inside out. Plus, there will be fun activities and games for them to have fun as they grow in their relationships.

  • Live BMX Show
  • Tribal Wars
  • Water Wars
  • Morning, Afternoon, and Night Sessions
  • Worship
  • Live Messages
  • And More!

*Kids conference follows the adults schedule.

Weekend Services Saturday - Sunday, Aug 1-2

Sat 6:00 pm Tacoma Service
Sun 9:45 am Tacoma & Bellevue Service
Sun 11:30 am Tacoma & Bellevue Service

Pastors & Teams Monday, Aug 3

11:00 am Pastors & teams VIP registration
12 noon Pastors & teams luncheon (buy on campus or at time of registration)
1:30 pm Open house tours for luncheon attendees

Conference Monday - Wednesday, Aug 3-5

Mon 7:00 pm Monday Night Kickoff
8:30 am Doors & Registration Open
9:00 am Roundtables
10:00 am Morning Sessions
12:00 pm Lunch Options:
  • Pre-Purchase a Box Lunch
  • Coffee Shop
  • Food Trucks
1:00 pm Students: Bus Leaves Tacoma Campus to Park for Activities & BBQ (Monday Only)
1:30 pm Labs Round One
2:30 pm Labs Round Two
3:00 pm Students: Park Activities & BBQ End (Monday Only)
3:20 pm Break
6:00 pm Doors Open
7:00 pm TC Nights (Free)
*Students and kids schedule follows the adult’s day and evening schedule.

Tuesday Labs Round One: 1:30–2:30 pm

Preaching Masterclass
Kevin Gerald & Ed Young
Getting Down to Ministry in Business pt. 1
Lee Domingue
Leading Volunteer Staff
Ryan Cameron & CC Volunteer Staff
Community Outreach: Making an Impact in Your Community in 7 Days
Sheila Gerald, Samuel Deuth
Communication: Developing a Team of Platform Hosts
Sue Zimmerman, Nichole Moore
I Love Technology: Equipment, Gear and Online Tools We Can’t Live Without
David Yadon, Aaron Latimer, Paul Burton

Tuesday Labs Round Two: 2:30–3:30 pm

Planting and Leading a Healthy Church
Ryan Cameron & The ARC Team
Help! I’m Leading in My 20s
Rich Wilkerson, Jr., Jodi Cameron
Getting Down to Ministry in Business pt. 2
Lee Domingue
Sexuality, Culture and Leadership: Pastoring Sexual Brokenness in Your Church
Nichole Moore, Roger & Sarah Stanton
Great Teams Have a Deep Bench pt. 1 - Recruiting and Training Volunteers
Nicole Reyes, Robin McCoy & Brandon Stewart
Worship & Production - Avoiding Team Collisions
Sue Zimmerman, Catalina Mahon, Paul Burton, Aaron Latimer, Ricardo Innocent

Wednesday Labs Round One: 1:30–2:30 pm

Reaching and Leading the Millennial Generation
Kevin Gerald, Louie Giglio
Sexuality, Culture and Leadership: Pastoring Sexual Brokenness in Your Church
*Repeat from Tuesday Nichole Moore, Roger & Sarah Stanton
Q&A for Business Leaders
Lee Domingue, Ryan Cameron, Chris Dunayski
What Guests Are Really Looking For at Your Church
Sheila Gerald, Brandon Stewart
Great Teams Have a Deep Bench pt. 2 - Identifying and Raising Leaders
Robin McCoy, Pace Hartfield
Media & Marketing Teams: Why Collaboration Matters
Jen Mueller, Catalina Mahon

Wednesday Labs Round Two: 2:30–3:30 pm

For Lead Pastors Only: A Session with Kevin & Sheila Gerald
Kevin & Sheila Gerald
Maximizing Your Potential as a Kingdom Builder
Lee Domingue
Second Chair Leaders: Getting it Right With Your Pastor
Nicole Reyes, Brandon Stewart, Pace Hartfield
When the Sound Goes Out: What To do When You Don't Know What To Do
Entire CC Creatives Dept. Hosted by Sue Zimmerman
Courageous Conversations - Healthy Teams Have the Tough Talks
Nichole Moore
Student Ministries: Growing Big by Going Small
Stef James & CC Student Ministries Team
*All times, locations, and topics subject to change.

Roundtables Tuesday & Wednesday 9:00-9:45 am

Leading an Executive Team
For Lead Pastors & Executive Pastors // Jodi Cameron & Pace Hartfield
Leading the Stewardship and Giving of the Church:
For Lead & Executive Pastors // Ryan Cameron
Planning and Executing Excellent Weekend Services:
For Service Production Teams // Sue Zimmerman
Creating a WOW for Guests:
For First Impressions and Connections Teams // Robin McCoy & Nathan Green
Developing an Online Campus:
For Media Teams and Service Coordinators // Samuel Deuth & Mickey Elliott
Branding, Social Media and Visual Impact:
For Marketing & Media Teams // Jen Mueller
Building a Care Ministry:
For Pastoral Care & Recovery Ministry Pastors // Frank Washburn & Roger Stanton
Leading a Church-Wide Small Groups Campaign:
For Small Groups Pastors & Coordinators // Chris Dunayski
Creating a Killer Worship Experience in 15 Minutes or Less:
For Worship Teams // CC Worship Team
Navigating Family Life and Church:
For All Leaders // Nichole Moore
Leading Better and More Effective Meetings:
For Executive and Departmental Leaders
Q&A with the ARC Team:
For Lead Pastors and Executive Pastors // ARC Team (hosted by Brandon Stewart)
Coffee with Sheila Gerald:
For Lead Pastor’s Wives (Wednesday Only)

Hotels and Ammenities

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Rental Car suggestions



Tacoma Campus: 1819 East 72nd Street Tacoma WA, 98404 Get directions

Best Hotels

*To receive discounted rates please mention CHAMPIONS CENTRE or Team Church Conference.

*Hotel Murano
253.591.4142 | Promo/Corporate Rate Code: TC15
5.5 mi
*Silver Cloud Tacoma Waterfront
253.272.1300 | Corporate/Group Login: TC15 PW: TC15
6.4 mi
*Courtyard Downtown Tacoma
253.591.9100 | *discounted rate available until July 10
5.0 mi
*Hampton Inn & Suites Puyallup
6.7 mi
*Fairfield Inn & Suites Puyallup
253.770.3100 | *discounted rate available until July 10
6.6 mi
*Holiday Inn Express
253.848.4900 | *discounted rate available until July 10
7.3 mi
Best Western Premier Plaza
8.1 mi