FFC2017 Oklahoma City
Schedule of Events

October 20-22

Friday 10/20

0900-1700          FFC Instructor Workshop - (Pre-Approval required from Institute Director)

Lunch and Dinner on your own

Saturday 10/21

0900-1700          Pre-Conference Training

                             FFC Essentials

                             CISM-Group Crisis Intervention

                             Theodicy and Trauma

Lunch and Dinner on your own

Sunday 10/22

0800-0845          Worship Service

                             Catholic Mass

                             Protestant Service

0900-1700          Pre-Conference Training



October 22-26, 2017

Sunday 10/22

1300-1700          Conference Registration

1830-2100          Tired Travelers Reception

Monday 10/23

0800-0900          Conference Registration

0830-0850          Morning Devotional

0850-0900          Announcements

0900-0930          Opening Ceremony

0930-0950          Opening Remarks

1000-1100          History of FFC-Ed Stauffer, FFC Executive Director/Founder 

1130-1730          Tour

1145                     Lunch-provided by Oklahoma State Firefighters Association

1730                     Elements Behavioral Health-Dinner with the Skit Guys and swap meet for patches

Tuesday 10/24

0830-0900          Morning Devotional

0900-1230          Spouse Program

0900-0950          Elements Behavioral Health - Chuck Robinson, National Director of Christian Programming and Outreach

1000-1030          Rick Anderson, Senior Marketing Representative/Community Liaison, The Pavilion, NW Texas Health Care –Uniform Services Unit

1045-1150          Sam Porter, Director of Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief

1200-1300          Lunch-On your own

1300-1600          Spouse Program

1300-1450          TN Wildfire Response - Paul Trumpore, Chaplain Knoxville, TN Fire Department

1500-1550          The Spiritual Element -John Long, Chief Chaplain of Maryland State Fire Fighters Association

1600-1650          Fire Chaplaincy in the Northwest - Steve Brodehl, Chaplain of Hillsboro Fire Department

1650-1730          Get Ready for Memorial Service

1730                     Board Buses

1800-1915          Dinner - OCFD Sta. 6

1915-1930          Board Buses and travel to Memorial Service

1930-2130          Memorial Service and Murrah Memorial at Night

2130                    Board Buses to return to hotel

Wednesday 10/25

0830-0900          Devotional

0900-1230          Spouse Program

0900-1020          Winning the Other Battles-Dr. John Babler, Vice-President of Texas Corps of Fire Chaplains

1030-1150          In for the Long Haul- Steve Calvert, Assistant Chief/Chaplaincy, Coppell Fire Dept

1200-1300          Lunch- On your own

1300-1600          Spouse Program

1300-1400          FFC Panel Discussion

1430-1500          Presentation for the 40th Annual Conference in Ft. Worth, Texas

1530-1630          Regions Meeting-Regional Directors meet with their Chaplains

1630-1715          Get ready for Founder’s Banquet

1715-1800          Awards Presentation

1800-2100          Founder’s Banquet with remarks from Ed Stauffer followed by Live Auction

Thursday 10/26

0830-0900          Devotional

0900-1200          FFC Business Meetings, Updates, Q & A

1200                    Conference ends-See you in Ft. Worth in 2018

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