leadership conference and Retreat
January 23-25, 2020
EMBASSY SUITES – Portland International Airport
Portland, Oregon
$140 Single
$260 Couple
For room reservations, please contact the Embassy Suites Hotel (PDX) directly and mention CHS Group Code.
Summary Itinerary
Featured Presenters and Keynote Speakers
Bishop Richard Probasco, Dr. LeRoy Haynes, Jr., Cheryl Hamilton-Jefferson, Bishop C.T. Wells, 
Bishop Erika Braxter, Bishop William Turner, Bishop-elect Titus Smith, First Lady Debbie Brown,
First Lady Mae Williams, Elmer Yarborough, LaKindral Spencer

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Arrival and Check-in at Embassy Suites, PDX
(Welcome Letter and Schedule presented upon check-in)
So many attractions await you in Portland, including Nike Town, Pioneer Place – Downtown, Clackamas Town Center, Adidas USA, The Grotto, Waterfront Park, Cascade Station Mall, and much more. Be sure to pick up “Things to Do” as well as the Conference Schedule at check-in.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Registration Pickup & Onsite Registration
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM 
First Ladies with First Lady Debbie Brown
1:00 PM
1:15 – 2:15 PM
“Addressing Threats and Violence in Our Churches” 
Presenter: Elmer Yarborough
2:15 – 3:15 PM
“Healing from Church & Generational Hurts”
Forum Facilitator: LaKindral Spencer
3:45 – 5:00 PM
The Healthy Heart of a Spiritual Leader”
Keynote Speaker: Bishop Richard Probasco
5:15 PM – Closing / Free Time

Friday, January 24, 2020

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM
8:30 AM
8:45 – 10:00 AM – Concurrent Sessions
Men’s Session
Facilitator: Bishop Titus Smith
Women’s Session
“Cover Girl”
Facilitator: First Lady Mae Williams
First Ladies’ Session
“Practicing Mental Health & Wellness  as You Lead”
Presenter: Cheryl Hamilton-Jefferson
10:15 – 11:30 AM
“The Gospel Converging With Culture”
Presenter: Bishop C.T. Wells
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM – LUNCH
1:00 – 2:15 PM
Balancing Life, Family & Ministry
Forum Facilitator: Bishop William T. Turner
2:30 – 3:45 PM
“The Church Triumphant Through Social Justice”
Keynote Speaker: Dr. LeRoy Haynes, Jr.
4:00 PM – Closing
4:00 – 5:00 PM
“CHSC Superbowl Tailgate” Meet and Great Fellowship
(Wear your favorite team jersey during this function)

Saturday, January 25, 2020

8:00 – 9:00 AM
9:00 – 10:30 AM
“Obedience Yields Ultimate Triumph”
Bishop Craig  E. Brown
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM 
“100th Year Holy Convocation Celebration”
Bishop Craig Brown, Bishop Erika Braxter, Kim Williams
Bishop Craig Brown will be addressing the 2020 Leadership Conference and Retreat and sharing updates and introducing new changes regarding the organization.  Bishop Erika Braxter and Kim Williams will be presenting information regarding the much anticipated 100th Holy Convocation Celebration in 2020 including pre-orders for the CHSC 100th Year Celebration Bible, Yearbook, and information on the venues, banquet, and conference hotel.