Dr. Kathy Koch

Kathy Koch

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Dr. Kathy Koch (pronounced “Cook”), the founder and president of Celebrate Kids, Inc., has influenced thousands of parents, teachers, and children in 30 countries through keynote messages, seminars, chapels, and other events. Her practical, relevant, results-oriented concepts and engaging, honoring, and humorous speaking style draw enthusiastic reviews from children, teens, parents, and educators. They leave …

John Stonestreet

John Stonestreet

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John Stonestreet serves as President of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview. He’s a sought-after author and speaker on areas of faith and culture, theology, worldview, education, and apologetics. Since 2012, John and Eric Metaxas have co-hosted BreakPoint, the nationally-syndicated commentary on the culture founded by the late Chuck Colson. He is also the voice …

Brett Kunkle

Brett Kunkle

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Brett Kunkle is the founder and president of MAVEN, a movement to equip the next generation know truth, pursue goodness, and create beauty. He has more than 25 years of experience working with junior high, high school, and college and students, as well as parents. A dynamic communicator who engages both heart and mind, Brett …

Dr. Jay Wile

Dr. Jay Wile

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Dr. Jay Wile learned about his love for chemistry when his dedicated parents bought him his first chemistry set. Many stink bombs and a few explosions later, he was hooked! Although he loved chemistry, he also had many other interests. For a while, he thought about becoming a concert pianist, but unfortunately, his fingers were …

Nicholeen Peck

Nicholeen Peck

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When it comes to parenting, Nicholeen Peck is a worldwide phenomenon and leader—and for good reason! Her proven system based on four simple skills transforms even the most out-of-control teenagers and homes from chaos to calm within days. Though she’s an international speaker, author, mentor, former foster parent of many difficult and troubled teens, and even …

Dr. Thomas White

Dr. Thomas White

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Thomas White became the tenth president of Cedarville University on July 1, 2013. Serving in a variety of leadership roles and responsibilities, White has more than a decade of administrative, teaching, and research experience, and combines strong leadership with a pastoral heart for ministry while standing for biblical truth. As the son and grandson of …

Four Cultural Shifts Parents Need to Understand and How to Navigate Them

To understand the loud and disturbing issues on the surface of our culture, we need to understand the significant ways our culture has shifted in recent decades. In this session, John will identify and describe four shifts that dramatically shape the world our students live in today.