TLC Mission

TLC exists to train student leaders to influence their church and community for Christ.



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Recommended Leadership Books by Dwight Peterson

Found: God's Will – Find the Direction and Purpose God Wants for Your Life
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The Best Question Ever – A Revolutionary Approach to Decision Making
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Iron Sharpens Iron
Howard Hendricks

Spiritual Leadership
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Courageous Leadership
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Seven Steps to Transforming Your Church
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Wooden on Leadership
John Wooden

Liberating Ministry from the Success Syndrome
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Dying for Change
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David Platt

Prodigal God
Timothy Keller




Important Reminders for Youth Workers about TLC:

Mission of TLC
Teen Leadership Conference exists to train student leaders to influence their church and community for Christ. We will assume that the students and youth workers who attend are committed and authentic Christ-followers who want to pursue a passionate relationship with God and want to lead others to that same kind of relationship with Him. Our program is designed with this purpose in mind!

Registration Stuff
Early Registration Deadline – June 1.
$100 non-refundable deposit for each student and youth worker.
Please register your students as a group.

New Health Forms
Please read carefully for new information about bringing prescription medicines. Download the form here.

Student Housing
Your students will be housed as a group with our trained counselors in separate dorms from the youth workers.


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This was my second year working at TLC and I had the privilege of being a lead counselor! I started out a little skeptical as to whether or not I would like this role since I wouldn’t have “my own” guys. However, after seeing God work through me and in the lives of so many counselors and students, I came to appreciate and love the role God had placed me in!read more

John Bartling, TLC Counselor


I am so thankful for the ministry of TLC and the opportunities I have had to be a part of it. There has not been a time of greater spiritual and personal growth in my life than my time at BBC. TLC has been one of the experiences that I believe has shaped me and stretched me and grown me the most just as a more

Jocelyn Mantz, TLC Counselor