Conference

2017 TCSA Annual Conference - Abilene, Texas

Monday, July 31st


9:00 AM - TCSA Executive Meeting & Breakfast

TCSA Executive meeting and breakfast hosted by Harding University

11:00 AM - Registration

Registration Begins - Hunter Welcome Center

11:45 AM - Lunch

Welcome
- Dr. Phil Schubert, President, ACU

12:30 PM - General Opening Session

Welcome
- Kirk Wade, TCSA President
Worship
- Mr. Charlie Parrish

Charlie Parrish has served as Band/Music Instructor at Lubbock Christian School for 28 years. He is both well known and respected amongst his peers across Texas for his passion to excel in music, passion for students, and his passion for his walk with Christ.

He was named LCU’s Music Alumnus of Year in 2015, as well as TAPPS Fine Art instructor for the year in 2014. LCHS bands have won 12 State Championships with Mr. Parrish as the director. He has been married to his wife Toni for 28 years and they have two children; Aaron and Anna Beth. Both children graduated from LCS and attended LCU. The Parrish’s also have one granddaughter, Judy Vera.

Mr. Parrish serves as a deacon and a song leader at South Plains Church of Christ. He is also involved with Blue Haven Youth Camp as a Camper, Counselor, Assistant Director, Teacher and currently is on the Board of Directors.
Keynote
- Mr. Michael Hardin

Dr. Michael Hardin has been married for 24 years to Dr. Jennifer Hardin, who serves as an assistant professor of education at Lubbock Christian University. He and Jennifer have two children, Karley, a junior at LCU, is married to Schuyler, and Jake is an LCU sophomore.

Dr. Michael Hardin graduated from Texas Tech University with a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2004. Dr. Hardin is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and a Licensed Professional Counselor. He has served in the Lubbock community as a mental health professional for the last 22 years. Dr. Hardin has helped organize marriage retreats for the last 12 years. He has also served the Lubbock community by giving his time and energy to various boards (LCS School Board, Children’s Home of Lubbock, Hospice of Lubbock, Covenant Hospital Foundation, Abundant Life Ministries). Currently, he serves as an elder at Green Lawn church of Christ.

Dr. Hardin began his employment with Lubbock Christian University in the fall of 2004, and started serving as the Department Chair over Behavioral Sciences in 2007. In his tenure as Department Chair, he has established the Institute for Strong Families, and founded the Healthy Families Conference.

2:00 PM - Breakout Session 1

3:15 PM - Breakout Session 2

4:15 PM - Breakout Session 3

6:30 PM - Dinner

Award Ceremony

Teacher of the Year Award, Vaugh Luster Leadership Award, Dwain Hart Student Scholarship
Worship
- Mr. Charlie Parish

Charlie Parrish has served as Band/Music Instructor at Lubbock Christian School for 28 years. He is both well known and respected amongst his peers across Texas for his passion to excel in music, passion for students, and his passion for his walk with Christ.

He was named LCU’s Music Alumnus of Year in 2015, as well as TAPPS Fine Art instructor for the year in 2014. LCHS bands have won 12 State Championships with Mr. Parrish as the director. He has been married to his wife Toni for 28 years and they have two children; Aaron and Anna Beth. Both children graduated from LCS and attended LCU. The Parrish’s also have one granddaughter, Judy Vera.

Mr. Parrish serves as a deacon and a song leader at South Plains Church of Christ. He is also involved with Blue Haven Youth Camp as a Camper, Counselor, Assistant Director, Teacher and currently is on the Board of Directors.
Keynote
- Dr. Michael Hardin

Dr. Michael Hardin has been married for 24 years to Dr. Jennifer Hardin, who serves as an assistant professor of education at Lubbock Christian University. He and Jennifer have two children, Karley, a junior at LCU, is married to Schuyler, and Jake is an LCU sophomore.

Dr. Michael Hardin graduated from Texas Tech University with a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2004. Dr. Hardin is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and a Licensed Professional Counselor. He has served in the Lubbock community as a mental health professional for the last 22 years. Dr. Hardin has helped organize marriage retreats for the last 12 years. He has also served the Lubbock community by giving his time and energy to various boards (LCS School Board, Children’s Home of Lubbock, Hospice of Lubbock, Covenant Hospital Foundation, Abundant Life Ministries). Currently, he serves as an elder at Green Lawn church of Christ.

Dr. Hardin began his employment with Lubbock Christian University in the fall of 2004, and started serving as the Department Chair over Behavioral Sciences in 2007. In his tenure as Department Chair, he has established the Institute for Strong Families, and founded the Healthy Families Conference.

Tuesday, August 1st


8:30 AM - General Session

Worship
- Mr. Charlie Parrish

Charlie Parrish has served as Band/Music Instructor at Lubbock Christian School for 28 years. He is both well known and respected amongst his peers across Texas for his passion to excel in music, passion for students, and his passion for his walk with Christ.

He was named LCU’s Music Alumnus of Year in 2015, as well as TAPPS Fine Art instructor for the year in 2014. LCHS bands have won 12 State Championships with Mr. Parrish as the director. He has been married to his wife Toni for 28 years and they have two children; Aaron and Anna Beth. Both children graduated from LCS and attended LCU. The Parrish’s also have one granddaughter, Judy Vera.

Mr. Parrish serves as a deacon and a song leader at South Plains Church of Christ. He is also involved with Blue Haven Youth Camp as a Camper, Counselor, Assistant Director, Teacher and currently is on the Board of Directors.
Keynote Speaker
- Dr. Michael Hardin

Dr. Michael Hardin has been married for 24 years to Dr. Jennifer Hardin, who serves as an assistant professor of education at Lubbock Christian University. He and Jennifer have two children, Karley, a junior at LCU, is married to Schuyler, and Jake is an LCU sophomore.

Dr. Michael Hardin graduated from Texas Tech University with a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2004. Dr. Hardin is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and a Licensed Professional Counselor. He has served in the Lubbock community as a mental health professional for the last 22 years. Dr. Hardin has helped organize marriage retreats for the last 12 years. He has also served the Lubbock community by giving his time and energy to various boards (LCS School Board, Children’s Home of Lubbock, Hospice of Lubbock, Covenant Hospital Foundation, Abundant Life Ministries). Currently, he serves as an elder at Green Lawn church of Christ.

Dr. Hardin began his employment with Lubbock Christian University in the fall of 2004, and started serving as the Department Chair over Behavioral Sciences in 2007. In his tenure as Department Chair, he has established the Institute for Strong Families, and founded the Healthy Families Conference.

9:45 AM - Breakout Session 4

10:45 AM - Breakout Session 5