About Align

ALIGN is about taking time out of our schedules and coming together as youth pastors/leaders of Ohio. We want ALIGN to be ENCOURAGING by connecting with others, REFRESHING with times of ministry, and EQUIPPING with practical tools to apply in youth ministry.

Event Information

Date // Location

September 8-9 2017

Heartland Conference
and Retreat Center

Address: 3201 County Rd 225,
Marengo, OH 43334


Registration Option 1

$55 per person

**includes overnight stay at Hickory Lodge (Bunkhouse style and must bring linens) // Meals Friday dinner, Saturday breakfast and lunch // Retreat Gifts

Registration Option 2

$20 per person

**includes event registration & all meals… Friday dinner, Saturday breakfast and lunch // Retreat Gifts

Register Today

Event Schedule


10am-4pm Relational Meetings:

We encourage you to make time to meet with other youth pastors you may have met at OYM events, meet with the Nate Ortiz (Network Youth Director),

4pm-6pm New Youth Pastors Connection:

All new youth pastors to OYM are welcomed to attend this meeting to spend time with our Network Youth Director as well as with other new youth pastors. You will be able to ask questions and hear more about the direction of OYM and how you can be a part.

6-7pm Dinner

7pm Worship and Prayer Time

9pm Hangout    


9am-9:30am Breakfast

9:30am-10:30am Session w/ Nate Ortiz

10:30am-10:45am Break

10:45am-12pm Round Table Discussion

12pm-12:30pm Lunch

12:30-2pm Breakout Sessions

2pm-2:30pm Break

2:30pm-4pm OYM Calendar Strategy

4pm Dismissal