Frequently Asked Questions

 

General

WHO SHOULD ATTEND SPARK CONFERENCE?

SPARK Conference is a gathering for local church leaders passionate about making disciples who make disciples. We encourage pastors, planters, staff members and key lay leaders to attend. We've intentionally structured the conference to help teams pray, process and plan together toward the launch of a disciple-making movement in their community.

Where is THE SPARK CONFERENCE TAKING PLACE?

SPARK Conference is hosted at First Baptist Church Woodstock. We are approximately fifty minutes north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport off Hwy 92.

First Baptist Church Woodstock
11905 Highway 92
Woodstock, Georgia 30188
(770) 926-4428

Registration

WHAT DOES THE REGISTRATION COST COVER?

Registration includes the cost of participating in the conference, a digital download of all conference sessions (including labs), and snacks throughout the duration of the conference.

If I need to cancel my registration, what do I do?

Refunds are not available; however, registrations may be transferred to another name. Transfers are available until August 1, 2017. To transfer, contact spark@fbcw.net.

IS THERE A GROUP RATE?

There are no group rates for SPARK Conference as we strive to offer the lowest possible price for all attendees.

Travel

WHICH AIRPORT SHOULD ATTENDEES FLY IN TO?

Attendees should fly to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

What time should I book my arrival and departure?

Registration opens Thursday, September 28 at 3:00PM, with the first session beginning at 6:00PM. SPARK Conference will conclude at approximately 9:00PM on Friday, September 29. Please plan your flights accordingly.

ARE SPECIAL HOTEL RATES AVAILABLE?

Yes. We have negotiated a discounted rate with various hotels in close proximity to our campus. Click here to see the list of properties that have partnered with us. Attendees are responsible for making their own lodging arrangements.

Pre-Conference Option

CAN YOU TELL ME MORE ABOUT THE PRE-CONFERENCE OPTION?

The Pre-Conference Discipleship Blueprint begins at 9AM on Wednesday, September 27 and ends at lunch (Noon) on Thursday, September 28. It is an optional add-on when purchasing your ticket for the SPARK Conference. There are only 175 spots available; spots will be granted on a first-come first-serve basis.

Conference Experience

ARE MEALS PROVIDED DURING THE CONFERENCE?

We have intentionally chosen NOT to provide meals at the conference. We have built ample time into the schedule for you to visit one of the many local restaurants within a few miles of our campus. This will give you time to talk with others on your team or those that you connect with at the conference. 

What restaurants are in the area?

Click here to see a list of nearby restaurants.

CAN I SETUP OR PURCHASE AN EXHIBITOR SPACE FOR SPARK CONFERENCE?

We DO have limited vendor/sponsor space available. Spaces will be secured on a first-come first-serve basis. Email our team if you're interested in obtaining more information on how to become a sponsor of the SPARK Conference.

Will resources be available for purchase at the conference?

Several of our guests have produced helpful resources that will be available throughout the conference. As part of your registration, you will receive a free digital download of all sessions at the conclusion of the conference.

Does the conference provide childcare?

While families are important to us, our conferences are adult training events. Children and infants, including nursing infants, are not permitted in any of the sessions and childcare is not available.

Do you have wireless internet available?

Yes, free Wi-Fi access will be available to you throughout the FBCW campus.

What should I wear?

Conference attire is casual; you may want to bring a sweater as the temperature in the worship center is cool.