Workshops are presentations led by members of the Happening National Committee. Pick your favorite few and come to learn about or see a different side of the topic; workshop leaders will present for about 45 minutes and field questions at the end.

Developing Youth Leadership

Leaders: Rev. Michael Hurst (Clergy – Dallas) and Susannah Wright (Youth – West Texas)

Tech Tips & Tricks

Leaders: Wiley Ammons (Clergy – Florida) and Rachel Robinson (Youth – Georgia)

Talk Development: Outline to Understanding

Leaders: Caitlin Kenney (Adult – Oklahoma) and Davis Johnson (Youth – Florida)

Standards, Guidelines, and Steering Committees

Leaders: Jody Grant (VP/Secretary – Georgia) and Rick Peete (Adult – Chicago)

Schedule for Success

Leaders: Rev. Michael Hurst (Clergy – Dallas) and Melissa Smith (Youth – Georgia)

Nuts, Bolts, and Facility Planning

Leaders: Davis Johnson (Youth – Florida) and Rick Peete (Adult – Chicago)

Incorporating Prayer in Your Weekend

Leaders: Lindsey Hill (Adult – Lutheran Happening of the South), Claire Duncan (Youth – Georgia), and Davis Johnson (Youth – Florida)


Leaders: Susannah Wright (Youth – West Texas) and Krisan Lamberti (VP/Treasurer – Southeast Florida)

Using Videos With Talks

Leaders: Claire Duncan (Youth – Georgia) and Randy Winton (Executive Director – Florida)