Conferences, Conventions and Special Events
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Many relevant, information filled and well planned conferences and conventions are held on the Ozark Christian College campus each year. Several target specific groups like youth, women, adults (55+) or vocational Christian workers.
The themes and topics change each year, so keep checking the schedule for what each specific conference or convention has to offer.
Leadership Conference in September is a special one day event specifically designed for church leadership personnel. The main emphasis the past several years has been on helping smaller churches grow and build stronger leadership teams. Topics in the future could be developed along these lines or develop a different area of leadership.
Get[a]Way in September invites 6th-8th graders to the campus for a fall youth rally.
Faith Forum in September is an annual on-campus lectureship which brings in leading thinkers in the areas of theology, philosophy, worldview, and apologetics aimed at challenging our students to thoughtfully examine their faith within the context of the vast arena of ideas. This event is open free to the public.
Fall Celebration Day in October provides the opportunity for adults age 55+ to visit the OCC campus. Hear messages, attend seminars, enjoy inspirational worship and meet new friends.
Preaching Emphasis Day in October is a special day to focus on the high calling of preaching God's word.
OCC Ambassadors Present: "The Event" in November brings hundreds of high school students (9th-12th grade) to OCC where they are challenged to serve Jesus.
The Living Christmas Tree each December welcomes thousands of people of all ages to the campus to enjoy the timeless message of Jesus Christ in music and drama.
International Focus Week in February heralds the need for evangelizing the world. During this event, many of OCC's students are challenged to join the Lord in the mission field.
Preaching-Teaching Convention in February features strong Bible preaching, excellent worship, inspiring music, alumni reunions and Alumni Banquet and Christian fellowship.
Deeper Life in April is a major outreach to and rally for high school students (9th-12th grade).
Women's Conference at Ozark in April attracts women from all over the United States and offers messages and workshops for Christian women.
Branson Conference (Branson, MO) in June offer two separate weeks of instruction and inspiration for adults age 55+.