Starting July 17th, we invite parents to gather together for a speaker series that supports them as they raise their children to love God. This series will aim to provide helpful content as well as connections with other parents.

Herndon Campus | 6:30 p.m. | Childcare provided

Speaker Schedule
July 17th | Training in the Early Years | Judy Ann Mumford
July 24th | From Controlling to Coaching | Mike and Cheryl Bastian
July 31st | Technology Awareness & Boundaries | Mark O'Hara

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Speaker Bios

Judy Ann Mumford

Judy Ann is a mother, grandmother, educator, researcher, and child advocate. She holds a Ph.D. in Family Studies and is a firm believer that what parents do today has the potential to greatly affect the decisions their children make tomorrow. This talk will focus on how we can make our homes a sanctuary, a place where our children have a sense of belonging, security, and the opportunity to simply be a child.

Mike and Cheryl Bastian

Mike and Cheryl Bastian are long-time Summit partners with eight children and twenty-seven years of parenting experience. They are passionate about equipping parents to love, teach, and lead their children.This session will focus on when and how to transition your parenting technique from controlling to coaching as you move into the teenage and adulthood years with your child.

Mark O'Hara

Mark is a husband, father of two teenagers, and a professional software engineer. He is focused on keeping up with the latest trends as they pertain to our children and their use of technology. He is committed to sharing practical, easy to implement solutions for protecting children.