Encouraging, exhorting, equipping Christian Families in Jesus Christ

Energize! Conference

Coming to Fort Smith, Arkansas, February 23-24th, 2018


Would you like your family to be energized? Are you working as a team? Are you pulling together toward a common goal? Do you have joy and peace? Maybe you started strong but something happened, and you’re simply “out of gas.” Join us at Energize! in Fort Smith, Arkansas, February 23-24th, 2018. Bonus: Jesse will be giving two sessions for young people (ages 9 on up) during the 10:15am and 12:45 sessions Saturday.

Date and Time:

February 23rd, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
February 24th, 9:00am - 4:00pm


Central Christian Church
400 N. Waldron Rd.
Fort Smith, AR 72903

Directions to the Church


Friday February 23rd

For session descriptions, please see this page.
6:00pm Business Round Table Discussion
(Entire families are encouraged to come.)
6:00pm Schedule Triage (for the ladies), Round Table Session
7:00pm Building and Living the Vision
8:00pm Fellowship with like minded families. Please bring a non-messy treat to share with others.

Saturday February 24th

9:00am Help for the Time-Pressured Mom
(for the ladies)
The Sure Foundation
(for the men)
10:15am Keeping Our Children's Hearts Session for Young People
11:30am Lunch Break
Bring a picnic lunch and fellowship with families while you eat in the fellowship hall. Local fast food places nearby as well.
12:45pm Meek and Quiet Spirit
(for the ladies)
Dad, the Servant Leader
(for the men)
Session for Young People
2:00pm Family Chore Team
(for the ladies)
Preparing Sons to Provide for a Single-Income Family
(for men, ladies welcome too)
3:15pm Wrap up and Q/A time with the Maxwell family

Your registration is requested. When registering, please specify if both husband and wife will be coming and how many children will be attending. You may e-mail or call David Steen (stonebridgehill@gmail.com or 479-221-6934) or Sarah Maxwell (maxwellconferences@gmail.com or 913-909-9776).


No Conference Fee: There is no charge for this conference, but if you feel led, there is a donation box on the book table to help with expenses.

Lodging: We've reserved a block of rooms for a special price at the Comfort Inn and Suites, 6500 Rogers Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72903. Just call: (479) 434-5400. The special price is $85 for a room with two queen beds. Group Code: Energize Family Conference. The price is available for the nights of February 23-24th. If only staying one night, that's fine. Just tell them when reserving.

Children: Child care is not provided, but babies and little ones are welcome to sit with their parents. The content in all sessions is appropriate for even younger children. Bring the whole family, and be energized!

Meals: Saturday lunch, you may bring a picnic and get to know other like-minded believers or there are local places nearby (Chick-fil-A, Sonic, Subway, KFC, Hardee's, Burger King, etc).

Maxwell Resources: Book tables will be available at the conference. You can view a complete listing of our products on this page.*

* We cannot guarantee all products will be available at the Energize! event.