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“…do not be anxious for anything, but in everything with prayer and petition…”

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Are you longing for the Holy Spirit to stir up your heart and awaken you to all God is doing in and through your life right now?

Take the next step in your spiritual journey with courageous confidence. Invite God to rejuvenate you through Gospel-centered teaching, genuine Christian fellowship, prayer, and worship during the 2020 Community Church’s Awaken Women’s Conference.

Join us at Community Church on Saturday, February 27, 2021, 8:30 am – 4 pm.

Keynote Speaker Laura Sandretti is an everyday wife, mom, and woman whose passion it is to help women think more deeply about themselves, their lives, and why God sent Christ to inhabit, indwell, and impact both. She will teach from God’s Word on how we can be fearless in Christ.


  • Tickets will be available on December 6, 2020 at Community Church
  • Further ticket information will be announced shortly. 

For Community Church’s hours or more information, please visit here or call (920) 922-1477.

> When and where can I get tickets?

Tickets are available starting December 6th  they can be purchased at Community Church. 

> I purchased a ticket online. How do I check in?

Online Ticket sales will be available shortly. If you do purchase your ticket on-line, please check in at the “Will Call” table.

> How much do tickets cost?

Ticket pricing has yet to be decided.  

> Are there scholarships available?

For those that may have a difficult time affording a ticket, a limited number of partial scholarships are available. Please contact Jill Utecht at  for more information

> Will there be childcare available?

Childcare will not be available for the conference.

> Will there be food alternatives for special dietary needs?

Unfortunately, we cannot offer food alternatives at this time.

> Do I have to eat lunch at the church?

No, you do not have to eat the lunch that is included in the ticket price. You are welcome to go out to eat at a nearby restaurant. However, it will not reduce the cost of your ticket.

> Are there refunds if I can’t make it the day of the conference?

We will not offer refunds on tickets. You can transfer or give your ticket to someone else.

> What age is the conference appropriate for?       

We recommend age 14 years and older.

> When and where do I check in?

Bring your ticket to Community Church for registration on the day of the event from 8:30-9:15. 

> How do I sign up for breakouts?

You will sign up for breakout sessions during registration the morning of the conference.

> How many breakout sessions can I attend?

You can sign up for 2 sessions. You will choose one morning session and one afternoon session.

> Do I have to attend the breakout sessions?

Two breakout sessions are included in the price of your ticket. If you would rather spend time in our prayer room or have coffee in the café with friends you are more than welcome to spend your time that way. If this is how you would like to spend your time, we ask that you DO NOT sign up for breakouts during registration so space is available for those who wish to attend, as some breakout sessions will have limited seating.

> I’d love to help! How can I volunteer?

We would love for you to get involved and there is likely a need for help somewhere. Please contact Kelly Mengel at  or (920) 960-5679.

> Do I need to attend Community Church to come to this conference?

Absolutely not! We would love to see women from all over attend this conference. Invite your friends!

Keynote Speaker Laura Sandretti

Laura is a speaker, author, and blogger. She has a master’s degree in Theological Studies and is a former high school teacher and women’s ministry director. Laura has been married to Chris for 28 years and has three adult children. Laura recently received her AARP card and is planning on burning it as soon as possible.

In her own words Laura is:

“I am… biracial, or as my son calls us, “racially ambiguous.”

I am… the daughter of a 5’1” Japanese mother and a 6’ 3” German/Irish father.

I am… the wife of the perfect man (sorry, ladies).

I am… the mother to two strong, spunky daughters and one hilarious, articulate son.

I am… the middle girl between two brothers.

I am… addicted to coffee, long walks, and a love of cars.

I am… Laura Sandretti”

For more information on our keynote speaker please visit her website at

Breakout Session Speakers

We will be announcing our breakout speakers shortly!  We are very excited for the new group of talented speakers we have lined up to share their hearts with you.