May 02 2015

2015 LDS Single Adult Conference -“Hastening the Work in Me”

 Doctrine and Covenants 88:73

SA Conf 2015 Flyer

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May 01 2015

Speakers – President Chris Davidson (Cody) and President Tracy Breinholt (Gillette)

President DadidsonChris Davidson is currently serving as Stake President in the Cody Wyoming Stake.  He and Esther live in Burlington Wyoming and are the parents of 6 children.  Chris has been the CEO of TCT, a regional internet company, for the past 12 years.  He served in the Peoria Illinois Mission.  Chris received his bachelors in management at Rocky Mountain College in Billings Montana.

 

 

 

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Apr 25 2015

Special Guest – DeAnne Flynn

 

Who She Is

DeAnne Flynn graduated with high honors in broadcast journalism from Brigham Young University.  She was the grateful recipient of the Arch L. Madson Journalism Scholarship, as well as a university Talent Award. While at BYU she enjoyed traveling the world as a BYU Young Ambassador, in addition to reporting/anchoring for KBYU-TV news, Classical 89 FM radio, and for the school’s Public Affairs Department.

She worked as a news anchor/reporter in both radio and television before hosting a national real estate talk show for a private satellite television network headquartered in Salt Lake City.  For years she enjoyed being a freelance scriptwriter with repeat clients from New York to Los Angeles.

She’s written both lyrics and melody lines for several national jingles, as well as many press releases and commercial print ads working as the public relations director for an international real estate firm before becoming a mother.

Today, as chief executive schedule-keeper and carpooler, DeAnne feels she’s earned an advanced degree in managing busy lives. She is the author of The Time-Starved Family: Helping Overloaded Families Focus on What Matters Most and The Mother’s Mite: Why Even Our Smallest Efforts Matter, and Salt Lake City: A Photographic Portrait.

DeAnne toured nationally with Deseret Book’s “Time Out for Women” as a presenter , travels frequently as a inspirational speaker, and is currently an instructor for “Especially for Youth” at Brigham Young University.

She and her family reside near Salt Lake City in a shady neighborhood called Holladay

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Apr 23 2015

Special Guest – Brother Herschel Pedersen

Who He is

Herschel Pedersen was born on a small farm during a blizzard on February 7, 1929.  In High school he was the state crop and livestock Judging champion fore crops three years running. He was all state in basketball and the outstanding future farmer for the state of Utah.  He had the Grand Champion pigs in all classes for three years including reserve champion pigs  .Brother Pedersen attended BYU on a Basketball scholarship and served his first Mission to Denmark 1948-1951. After he was drafted into the Korean War 1951- 1953, he returned to BYU to lay ball and was all conference three years and third team All American his senior year.

He has taught almost every class in the church except primary. He served as a counselor in the Elder’s Quorum, Elders Quorum President. Senior President and stake mission president in the old Seventies Program. Brother Pedersen has also served as Mission Representative and Regional Representative to the Quorum of Twelve, and on the Missionary Committee of the church. He has served as a high councilor and as Mission President at BYU.  He taught Mission Preparation classes for seven years. He served as Mission President in Auckland, New Zealand and served a second mission to Denmark. He has taught mission presidents before they entered the mission field.

He has served as an Ordinance worker, counselor to the Temple President, and sealer for over twenty one years. Currently, Brother Pedersen serves as a sealer in the Mount Timpanogos Temple.  He also teaches Gospel  Doctrine and Institute.

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Jun 20 2014

Payment and dress details

The cost for this conference is $20.00.
If you are currently attending a unit in a Montana-Wyoming Stake
, please do the following:

  • Please contact your Bishop for registration fee details.
  • If you are not attending a unit in a Montana-Wyoming Stake, we’ll collect your payment at the conference.

Dress

The dress for activities is “nice casual”.

Sunday and Temple dress will be church dress.

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Jun 20 2014

Conference Agenda

LDS SINGLE ADULT CONFERENCE 2015

Dates:  September 4th – 6th, 2015  {Labor Day is Sept 7th}

Host / Location:  Billings East Stake; 1640 Broadmoor Drive Billings, MT

Conference Theme:  “Hastening the Work in Me”

 

Friday September 4th

Arrive / Registration                5:00 pm – 7:00 pm       Billings East Stake Center

Dinner                                     6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Welcome / Conf Overview      7:30 pm – 7:45 pm       President Ben Wardell (Billings East)

Evening Fireside                     7:45 pm – 8:45 pm       Brother Herschel Pedersen (special guest)

President Tracy Breinholt (Gillette)

Activities                                 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm      Mixer & Movie “Ephraim’s Rescue”

Saturday September 5th

 

Breakfast                                8:00 am – 9:00 am

Morning Devotional                9:00 am – 9:45 am        President Chris Davidson (Cody)

Workshops Sessions             10:00 am – noon           Gospel Study – new tools & innovations

(one hour each, choose two)                                       Family History – tips & techniques

Call the Sabbath a Delight

Coping with Grief & Loss

Break / Free Time                  12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Activities                                 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm       Volleyball, Bocce Ball, Horseshoes,

Crafts or Choir and more

Dinner                                     6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Evening Fireside                    7:30 pm – 8:45 pm       Sister DeAnne Flynn (special guest)

Social / Dance                        9:00 pm – 10:30 pm     DJ provides multiple genera

Sunday September 6th

 

Sacrament Meeting                9:00 am – 10:15 am     President Zaugg (Billings)

SA Choir

President Bryan Zaccardi (Billings East)

 

 

 

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Jun 19 2014

Host Family Information

If you indicated that you would like to stay with a host family when you registered, you will be assigned to a host when you arrive and check in at the conference. Check-in starts Friday at 5:00 pm. The host family will arrive at the conference around 10:00 pm to meet you.

If you want to stay with a host family and you did not indicate it on your registration, please email Mike Kandas sandmickan@msn.com

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