Register now for the 9th annual That Church Conference & Tithely Church Tech Summit

Intensive Communications & Technology Training for Church Leaders

October 25 & 26, 2023

Oct 25 from 2pm to 8pm & Oct 26 from 9am to 5pm

Lake Lanier, Georgia

Learn how to use AI for ministry, how to effectively communicate and engage with your community, how to increase giving and attendance, how to better lead your teams, manage your church finances, and so much more. You’ll walk away with practical insights you can implement the following Sunday!

What You'll Experience

Practical Teaching 🤓

Collaboration 🤝

Networking & Fun 😎


“There were so many great nuggets of inspiration that really
refreshed and encouraged me.”

Kelly Johnson


“I loved reconnecting with ChurchComm friends. I am learning a lot from the speakers!”

2022 Attendee


“Two talks stood out to me in particular, Allie Stuckey and Mark MacDonald! They were both incredible.”

2022 Attendee

What You'll Learn

We’ve got two days of practical training, networking, and fellowship planned for you. View the full schedule below.


2pm to 8pm ET Church Tech Summit

2pm to 5:30pm

Practical deep dive training sessions on technology and tools to help your church increase generosity and engage with your community. Brought to you by

Join us for hands-on training sessions on tools like online giving, church management (ChMS), ChatGPT and AI tools, Messaging (email and text), Church Websites & Apps, and more.

2pm – Registration & Welcome Reception

2:30pm – Embracing Technology  in the Church

3pm – Church Management Best Practices

3:45pm – Communications Best Practices (SMS, Email, Websites, and Apps)

4:30pm – One on One Coaching & Consulting
Spend time with a Church Tech Expert overcoming the challenges you are facing.

Shirin Fletcher

Dean Sweetman

Frank Barry

Daniel Irmler


Mark Rhodes

Cathy Johnson

6pm to 8pm – Tithely Church Leaders Dinner

A special appreciation dinner for pastors and church leaders. Join us for a fun night of great food and giveaways.


9am to 5pm ET

8am – Doors Open

Coffee will be served. Come early and grab the best seats. Network with other churches and exhibitors.

9am to 12pm – Morning Workshop Sessions

Jessica Bealer

Recruit and Retain Volunteers

Jason Young

Don’t Burn Out, Burn Bright

Mark MacDonald

Online vs In-Person: Does it matter how you attend church?

Ben Stapley

Brainstorming Meetings That Pour Down Ideas

Jono Long

Church Near Me: A Guide To Church Growth with Google and SEO

12:30pm – Lunch is served on-site

Complimentary lunch will be served in the same room. 

1pm – Afternoon Workshop Sessions

Keely Rule

3 Mistakes Ministers Make

Clark Campbell

How to Amplify Your Content (Even on a Budget)

Aaron Schafer

How to Turn Your Existing Content Into a Self Published Book

2:30pm – Afternoon Snack Break

Complimentary snacks and beverages will be available.

1pm – Final Workshop Sessions

Justin Nava

From Unknown To Best Known: The Definitive Roadmap To Reach More People

Rob Laughter

30 Ways You Can Leverage AI in Your Ministry in 30 Minutes

Andrew Spikes

Digital Magnets: How to Get Visitors Every Sunday

Dr. Malachi O’Brien

The Success Secrets for Church Communications in 2023 & 2024

5pm – Conference Ends

Final giveaways and closing ceremonies as we conclude the 9th annual That Church Conference

2023 Tickets

Join us in person in Georgia, or buy a Replay Pass to watch online.

Join us in Georgia on October 25th from 2pm to 5:30pm and October 26th from 9am to 5pm. Lunch included Thurs.

Price goes to $249 on September 4


Get preferential treatment at the conference, plus you’ll receive an amazing swag bag just for VIP ticket holders and you’ll get a free Replay Pass ($97 value) so you can replay the conference at home or share with your team.


Buy a Replay Pass and get recordings of all conferences to watch online anytime. Renews annually. Cancel anytime.

Renews annually. Cancel any time.


The Location

Lake Lanier Islands Resort & Conference Center

7000 Lanier Islands Parkway
Buford, GA 30518

Located one hour north of the ATL airport, the Islands are set in Lake Lanier, the largest lake in Georgia. With on-site hotels, restaurants, and tons of fun activities, this is the perfect conference destination to learn, relax, and unwind with your whole team.

Lakeside Views

All conference activities will be in the beautiful lakeside Peachtree Pointe event center, with free parking on-site.

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Fun Activities

From kayaking to boating, golf, axe throwing, arcades, and even a water park, there’s plenty to do. Stay an extra day and enjoy the island resort.

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Stay on-site at the Legacy Lodge Lake Lanier Resort, starting at a reduced conference rate of $199/night.

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Thank you to our partners and exhibitors!

Join us as an exhibitor for the 2023 conference.

More Info

Answers to all of your frequently asked questions.

The conference will start on Wednesday October 25th from 2pm to 5:30pm ET. An optional dinner for VIP ticket holders is from 6pm to 8pm Wednesday night. On Thursday, October 26th the conference runs from 9am to 5pm ET.

View the full schedule, or download our conference app.

No the conference will not be live-streamed, however it will be recorded and available to watch online at a later time. 

You must purchase a Replay Pass to replay the recorded sessions. A Replay Pass is included FREE with your VIP ticket purchase.

Lake Lanier Islands at the Peachtree Pointe Pavillion.

7000 Lanier Islands Parkway
Buford, GA 30518

Located one hour north of the ATL airport, the Islands are set in Lake Lanier, the largest lake in Georgia. With on-site hotels, restaurants, and tons of fun activities, this is the perfect conference destination to learn, relax, and unwind with your whole team.

Free parking on-site. You can book reduced hotel rates of $199/night at this link.

The conference venue features a gorgeous lakeside resort and hotel, or villas for your team. They are offering a reduced rate of $199/night for conference attendees.

Click here to reserve your discounted room.

Alternatively, the next closest hotel is the Holiday Inn Express Lake Lanier.

All ticket sales are final. If you purchase a ticket and can no longer attend, you are welcome to transfer or sell the ticket to someone else. Or you can apply it to a future conference. Either way, just contact us and let us know.

Replay Pass subscriptions can be cancelled anytime. Contact us for help.

In the event the conference is cancelled due to health concerns or other events outside of our control, your ticket purchase will be applied toward future conferences.

That Church Conference expects all guests to do what is best for their personal health and safety. Note that there will be no restrictions on the seating at the conference and no mask requirements.

If you are a “Lifetime Pass” holder or “$49 For Life Pass” holder, you can login to your account dashboard to access your registration form. If you need help logging into your account, use the Forgot My Password feature or contact us

You will want to fly into ATL (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport). 

The conference venue is about one hour north of the airport.

Children under the age of 16 are permitted at the conference, under the supervision of their parent. If they require a seat, please purchase a ticket for them. Otherwise, infants and babies do not need a ticket. 

Please note that we do not have a nursing mother’s room, childcare, or any other accommodations for children and parents. 

Please also remove disruptive children from the auditorium, as we will be recording each session. 

The resort location has many activities for children, including an on-site waterpark, kayaking, boating, golf, and more…so bring them along!

Yes! Lunch will be available on-site during the lunch break, and is included in the price of your ticket. 

Unfortunately we cannot accommodate any special diets or restrictions. There are several restaurants on-site for you to choose from, available at your expense.

A VIP ticket grants you  a premium experience both days of the conference. 

You’ll also receive an amazing swag bag full of surprises just for VIP ticket holders.

And every VIP ticket includes a free Replay Pass, granting you one full year of conference recordings.

Every year our VIP’s rant and rave that it’s well worth the extra cost!

If you already purchased a general admission ticket and wish to upgrade to a VIP ticket, you can pay the difference of $100. Upgrade here.

Be sure to use the same email address that you purchased your ticket with.