Children’s Ministries

Spark Children’s Worker Training

A 3 day/2 night equipping retreat for local children’s leaders. A time of leadership development, teaching and learning, resourcing and equipping as well as an opportunity to connect with and learn from other children’s leaders.

Northern California SPARK retreat
April 20-22, 2023


Who: Children’s Directors, Children’s Pastors, Children’s Leaders and Children’s Team Members

When: April 20-22, 2023
Where: Mt. Hope Bible Camp in Forbestown, CA (map)


Early Registration by April 6, 2023.  Late Registration, ADD $20 to lodging cost. Registration includes: 2 nights of lodging and 6 meals.

  • Dorm Lodging – $180 per person
  • Sacramento District Discount (only through April 6) – $125 per person

Spark+: $20 (Optional)

Retreat Information

Click here to download the retreat schedule and information flyer.

Spark +

What is SPARK+
SPARK+ is SPARK::Intermountain and SPARK::Online. For an additional $20 to your SPARK registration, you will also have access to SPARK::Online ($50 value). It is additional equipping presented by an array of children’s leaders from across North America.

Refunds: No refunds will be given for SPARK+ past the refund deadline of the SPARK you attend.

District Contact: Cathy Scharf

Lookback: 2021 SPARK TRAINING In Review