UPCOMING CONFERENCE

This free conference will help equip the church body to bring the Good News to the sexually broken, including those who struggle with gender identity and/or same-sex attraction, and will be headlined by two prolific guest speakers, Joe Dallas and Denise Shick. There will be an opportunity to ask questions and get answers, as well as a chance for strugglers and others to receive prayer. Arrive early to enjoy some donuts and coffee with us!
Joe Dallas

Joe Dallas is an author, conference speaker, and pastoral counselor. He’s the Founder of Cloudfire Ministries in Tustin, California, which is a counseling ministry for men dealing with sexual addiction and other sexual/relational problems. He also serves on the Elder Board of Newport Mesa Church, and received his Master’s Degree in Christian Counseling from Vision University. Joe is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and hosts two weekly podcasts (Keeping it Clean on sexual purity and Continuing Daily, a Bible study podcast) and is the author of the blog Joe Dallas Online.

 

Joe has authored nine books on human sexuality from the Christian perspective through Harvest House, Harper Collins, and Baker Books. He is a contributing writer for The Christian Research Journal and the online magazine The Stream. His articles have appeared in Christianity Today, (cover story June 1993) The Journal of Christian Healing and The Southern California Christian Times. His work has also been featured in The Los Angeles Times, Moody Monthly, New Man Magazine and The Boston Globe.

 

For over three years Joe taught and conducted the nationally recognized Every Man’s Battle 5-Day conference as the originating Program Director, and from 1991 to 1993, he served as the President of Exodus International. He was also a regularly featured speaker for 13 years with the Focus on the Family Love Won Out conference.

 

Dallas has represented the Christian viewpoint through a number of media appearances, including Focus on the Family Daily Broadcast, Family News in Focus, the ABC Evening News, The Bible Answer Man, New Life Live, The 700 Club, Jay Sekalow Live and Concerned Women of America. He has addressed conferences, churches and universities across the country, including the Promise-Keepers Men’s Conference, Moody Bible Church of Chicago, The Christian Association for Professional Studies, Princeton Theological Seminary and the Experience Conference.  He has also lectured and debated in Norway, Denmark, Switzerland, Mexico, Hong Kong, Canada, Geneva, and Spain.

 

Joe is the father of two sons, and he and his wife Renee reside in Orange County, California. 

 

 

Denise Shick

Joe Dallas is an author, conference speaker, and pastoral counselor. He’s the Founder of Cloudfire Ministries in Tustin, California, which is a counseling ministry for men dealing with sexual addiction and other sexual/relational problems. He also serves on the Elder Board of Newport Mesa Church, and received his Master’s Degree in Christian Counseling from Vision University. Joe is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, and hosts two weekly podcasts (Keeping it Clean on sexual purity and Continuing Daily, a Bible study podcast) and is the author of the blog Joe Dallas Online.

 

Joe has authored nine books on human sexuality from the Christian perspective through Harvest House, Harper Collins, and Baker Books. He is a contributing writer for The Christian Research Journal and the online magazine The Stream. His articles have appeared in Christianity Today, (cover story June 1993) The Journal of Christian Healing and The Southern California Christian Times. His work has also been featured in The Los Angeles Times, Moody Monthly, New Man Magazine and The Boston Globe.

 

For over three years Joe taught and conducted the nationally recognized Every Man’s Battle 5-Day conference as the originating Program Director, and from 1991 to 1993, he served as the President of Exodus International. He was also a regularly featured speaker for 13 years with the Focus on the Family Love Won Out conference.

 

Dallas has represented the Christian viewpoint through a number of media appearances, including Focus on the Family Daily Broadcast, Family News in Focus, the ABC Evening News, The Bible Answer Man, New Life Live, The 700 Club, Jay Sekalow Live and Concerned Women of America. He has addressed conferences, churches and universities across the country, including the Promise-Keepers Men’s Conference, Moody Bible Church of Chicago, The Christian Association for Professional Studies, Princeton Theological Seminary and the Experience Conference.  He has also lectured and debated in Norway, Denmark, Switzerland, Mexico, Hong Kong, Canada, Geneva, and Spain.

 

Joe is the father of two sons, and he and his wife Renee reside in Orange County, California. 

 

 

Denise Shick is the founder and executive director of Help 4 Families Ministry and director of Living Stones Ministries. She is the author of five children’s books and several nonfiction books, including My Daddy’s Secret, Understanding Gender Confusion—A Faith-Based Perspective, and Transgender Confusion—A Biblical Q&A for Families. She is an ordained minister and has a BA in psychology.

 

She is also a conference speaker and presents workshops on transgenderism and its impact on families. Denise has been interviewed on many faith-based radio and television programs. She has published articles in The Federalist, LifeSite News and American Thinker.

 

Denise has led church-based support groups for people with sexual addictions and has assisted groups in an alcohol and substance abuse clinic. She served seven years in a Christian pregnancy center in several roles and implemented an abstinence program, for which she was the director.