Think Like Christ Conference



Pastor Matt Read
Matt read has been the pastor at Calvary Baptist Church in Onslow, IA since march 2012. He holds a B.S. from Faith Baptist Bible College. He holds a Masters In Evangelism and Church Planting from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. Pastor Matt is pursuing biblical counseling certification from ACBA. Matt loves spending time with his family, playing board games with friends and going on dates with his wife! Matt was saved at 21 years old and has a heart for sharing with lost people how much God loves them!
Nate and Ashley Day
Nate is the founder of Think Like Christ Ministries. Nate, along with his wife Ashley, attend Blair Ridge Baptist Church in Cedar Rapids where they also head up the youth and children ministries. They have a heart for reaching teens with the truth of Scripture as well as helping teens form their Christian worldview. Nate has been serving in a wide range of youth ministry for over 20 years.
Nate and Ashley have a daughter, Alisabeth, and two sons, Benaiah and Malachi.

Pastor Zach Kurt

Works in Leonardville, Kansas at Alert Covenant Church. He is the Youth and Worship Pastor and has served at Alert since September 2018. It is his mission to seek the Lord by serving and teaching the youth the Word of God. Also, loves worshiping the Lord through worship and song! He was born and raised in Independence, Ia and has worked at camp alongside Mr. Nate.

Pre-Register for Youth Conference HERE
The 2018 Think Like Christ Youth Conference will be hosted at:
Blair Ridge Baptist Church
4502 Blairs Ferry Rd,
Cedar Rapids, IA 52411

Some tidbits you may want to know!!!

  • Youth conference on Saturday is open to PARENTS as well as teens. Parents, please register also.
  • Conference is absolutely FREE to you! Come and enjoy the teaching of God’s Word. There will be a lunch of walking tacos provided.
  • We will have tables set up for more information from our speakers and materials for sale as well as Think Like Christ t-shirts.
Main Sessions:
Saturday Youth Conference: Nate Day; Zach Kurt; Pastor Matt Read
1. Pastor Matt Read
2. Pastor Dan Hartwig
3. Zach Kurt
4. Sarah Lounsbrough