Champions Centre Conferences

Team Church Conference

Kevin Gerald

Hosts Kevin & Sheila Gerald

Champions Centre

Jentezen Franklin

Jentezen Franklin

Free Chapel

Steven Furtick

Steven Furtick

Elevation Church

Chris Hodges

Chris Hodges

Church of the Highlands

Champions Centre Team & Other Guests

Ryan & Jodi Cameron

Ryan & Jodi Cameron

Pace Hartfield

Pace Hartfield

Micahn Carter

Micahn Carter

Jabin Chavez

Jabin Chavez

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. TC14 Conference is hosted by Pastors Kevin and Sheila Gerald with special guests Steven Furtick, Chris Hodges, and Jentezen Franklin along with other guest speakers.

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 Pricing

Adults Ages 19+ $109 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 $10

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.

Pre-Conference Events Saturday, Aug 2

9:00 am Kingdom Builders Breakfast
Tacoma & Bellevue campus

Weekend Services Saturday - Sunday, Aug 2-3

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

Pastors & Teams Monday, Aug 4

11:00 am Pastors & teams VIP registration
12 noon Pastors & teams luncheon (buy on campus or at time of registration)
1:30 pm Behind the scenes huddles

Conference Monday - Wednesday, Aug 4-6

Mon 7:00 pm Monday Night Kickoff
8:30 am Doors & Registration Open
9:00 am Roundtables
10:00 am Morning Sessions
11:45 am Lunch
1:00 pm Afternoon Sessions
1:45 pm Labs round One
2:45 pm Labs Round Two
3:45 pm Break
7:00 pm TC Nights (Free)
*Students and kids schedule follows the adult’s day and evening schedule.

Tuesday Labs Round One: 1:45–2:35 pm

How to Systematically Move People from Guest to “Dream Team”
Chris Hodges
How to Make Creative Ideas a Reality
Pace Hartfield
Business Leaders: Unleashing Your Potential as a Kingdom Builder (Part 1)
Lee Domingue
Developing a Volunteer Staff
Ryan Cameron & Brandon Stewart
Breaking the Rules of Student Ministry
Jodi Cameron, Stef James, Jon Yadon, Nick Davila
Unleash the Geek: Mobilizing the Untapped Media Volunteers in Your Church
Jen & Andy Mueller

Tuesday Labs Round Two: 2:45–3:35 pm

Leading the Emotional Altitude of Your Church
Kevin & Sheila Gerald
Secret Shopping Your Church: Seeing Your Campus From a Guest’s Perspective
Robin McCoy & Brandon Stewart
Please, Stop Talking and Start Communicating
Nichole Moore
Winning the Respect and Trust of Your Pastor
Pace Hartfield
Uniting Worship & Production Teams through Effective Service Run-Through
Sue Zimmerman
Leveraging Social Media
Jen Mueller

Wednesday Labs Round One: 1:45–2:35 pm

Preaching Masterclass
Kevin Gerald & Jentezen Franklin
How to Create Ownership in Your Volunteer Culture
Sheila Gerald, Robin McCoy
The DNA of a Great Youth Ministry
Jabin Chavez
Business Leaders: Unleashing Your Potential as a Kingdom Builder (pt. 2)
Lee Domingue
What We Know About Multi-site (So Far)
Ryan & Jodi Cameron, Brandon Stewart
Creating a Killer Worship Environment in 15 Minutes or Less
Champions Centre Worship Team

Wednesday Labs Round Two: 2:45–3:35 pm

Q&A: What Every Pastor Wishes His Business Leaders Knew
Ryan Cameron, Chris Dunasyki, Lee Domingue
Culture: Confronting What Isn’t Working
Brandon Stewart, Nichole Moore
How to Unify Your Brand Across All Platforms and Departments
Jen Mueller, Mickey Elliott, Samuel Deuth
Sharpening Your Craft as a Musician or Vocalist
Jabin Chavez
How to Create a Great Testimony Video
Champions Centre Media Team
How to Deliver Over the Top Events for Kids
Stef James & Natasha Davilla
*All times, locations, and topics subject to change.

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

How to Raise Up Campus Pastors and Second Chair Leaders:
For Lead Pastors & Executive Pastors // Ryan & Jodi Cameron, Brandon Stewart
How to Develop and Lead Volunteers:
For Assimilation Teams // Robin McCoy
How to Develop an Internship Program:
For Youth Pastors and Key Leaders // Samuel Deuth
How to Develop a Five Star Hospitality Team:
For Event Coordinators and Hospitality Teams // Bob & Sue Spellmeyer
How to Engage Parents in Student Ministry:
For Children’s and Youth Teams // Stef James, Nick Davilla & Jon Yadon
How to Develop Great Communicators Throughout Your Team:
For Pastors, Executive Pastors and Service Coordinators // Nichole Moore
How to Livestream Services and Link Campuses:
For Media Teams (Tuesday Only) // David Yadon, Catalina Mahon & Aaron Latimer
How to Plan and Execute an Excellent Weekend Service:
For Worship Leaders and Service Coordinators (Tuesday only) // Sue Zimmerman
How to Use Planning Center Effectively:
For Service Planning and Worship Teams (Tuesday only) // Rachel Buckner
Coffee with Pastor Sheila Gerald:
For Pastors’ Wives (Wednesday Only) // Sheila Gerald
How to Structure Your Worship Team for Success:
For Worship Teams (Wednesday only) // Sue Zimmerman & Bradley Patton
How to Increase Your Web Presence and SEO:
For Marketing Teams (Wednesday Only) // Jen Mueller & Mickey Elliott

Hotels and Ammenities

Transport/Taxi Servcies

Super Shuttle:

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
3.2 mi
*Courtyard Tacoma Downtown
3.2 mi
*Silver Cloud Tacoma Waterfront
3.4 mi
Holiday Inn Express
3.2 mi
*Best Western Park Plaza
3.2 mi
Fairfield Inn & Suites Puyallup
3.2 mi
*Hampton Inn & Suites Puyallup
3.2 mi