rural matters

We invite you to attend the NW Influence Conference! If your church has grown past 125 in attendance, this conference is still for you. The conference focuses on equipping pastors and leaders of churches up to 200 people in Sunday morning attendance, and is designed for building relationships and to bring encouragement and inspiration. We hope you can attend this tailor-made conference and promise you will not be disappointed. Invite a friend to join you too! We look forward to seeing you at the NW Influence Conference.


- Bring a large vehicle or trailer -

Convoy of Hope is sending a semi-truck full of product & resources for you to take
back to your church!


$85/Individual - $120/Couple


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Wenatchee first Assembly

Wenatchee, WA

Kim & Laurel Harvey

Missionaries with Convoy of Hope

Kim and Laurel have been in pastoral ministries since 1986 and served in Redwood Valley, CA as senior pastor from 1995-2008. Personal evangelism and a passion to build the Kingdom of God has been their lifestyle since they were married in 1981. Kim earned a Bachelor of Arts degree at Bethany University in 1984 and a Masters of Arts degree in Christian Leadership at Vanguard University in 2007, and is completing a Doctor of Transformational Leadership at Bakke Graduate University 2022. Kim served as presbyter of Lake/Mendocino Section for four years. 2005-2008 Laurel served on the Women’s Ministries Executive Board for Northern California and Nevada District for over 20 years. They have three beautiful children. Their oldest daughter Kristen graduated 2012 from AGTS in Springfield MO and married Thomas in 2015. Kandis attended Bethany University in Santa Cruz, then graduated from Central Bible College. Theron graduated from Ozark High School 2013. He attended Southwestern Assemblies of God University and finished his last year at Evangel University in Film and Broadcasting in 2018.

Missionary with Convoy of Hope

Kim and Laurel are passionate about providing teaching, training and resourcing. They come alongside pastors to provide inspiration and action to help the pastor and congregation to be Christ hand extended by meeting needs, and encouraging and counseling them in vital community projects.



2:00 pm      Check-in & Registration
3:00 pm      Opening & Door Prizes
3:30 pm      Interactives
5:00 pm      Dinner
6:30 pm      General Session 1
8:30 pm      Dessert & Fellowship


9:00 am      Interactives
11:00 am    General Session 2
12:15 pm    Closing & Door Prizes




1921 N Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801
Phone: 509-663-6355
Rate: $135 + tax
Distance to Church: 1.2 miles
NOTE: this hotel has had room renovations!
Amenities: Complimentary breakfast buffet, indoor pool, hot tub, fitness center, WiFi, complimentary parking.
Cut-Off Date: September 1
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Springhill Suites

1730 N Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801
Phone: 509-667-2775
Rate: $155 + tax
Cut-Off Date: August 22
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