You are invited to attend the 2017 Canadian One Day Conference, “Rich Toward God.”
In an industry that is encouraging people to focus primarily on wealth accumulation, Jesus commands a radically different mindset: be rich toward God! Come learn how being rich toward God will enable you and your clients to experience new levels of freedom and contentment. Discover how to have conversations with your clients that enable them to make confident biblically wise financial decisions that result in true riches.
Like-minded peers will gather to hear industry veterans who are committed to equipping you to go deeper with clients than ever before. Learn best practices in biblical financial advice, earn continuing education credit, discover partnerships with vendors who are ready to serve you, and build new relationships .
Like-minded professionals coming together to encourage each other in real and meaningful ways ... I cannot recommend this conference enough. Ruby Lougheed Yawney, Manulife Securities Inc, Lougheed Financial Planning, Sudbury, ON
Exciting to hear how Christian financial professionals seek to establish their counsel on the foundation of biblical principles. Henna Rintala, Lougheed Financial Planning, Sudbury, ON
These are the most valuable CE hours I obtain in the year. I wouldn’t miss it. Tim Jenkins, Trinity Family Wealth Advisors, Peterborough, ON
The one day event provides practical advice to implement biblical wisdom into my practice and ministry. Trevor Chew, Legacy Financial, Scarborough, ON
The conferences have helped me to see myself as being in full-time Christian ministry... as a minister of finance. Ian Cubitt, Business Transition Coach, Mount Forest, ON
Discussing God’s principles of finance with my industry colleagues is one of most refreshing days I spend each year! Brian Evans, Evans Financial Services, Uxbridge, ON
This event was the catalyst that launched me into the CKA designation core training...and the training has fundamentally changed the conversations I have with clients and increased my sense of professional value and significance in this calling to help others w/ their plans and their life. Kingdom impact! James Bilcox, SunLife, Calgary, AB
Kingdom Advisors was life changing for me! The principles of biblical content are critically needed in all aspects of the financial services industry. Thomas Caulfield, Fidelity, Calgary AB
When I attended the One Day conference last year, I felt like I had found a group of like-minded financial professionals that would help me integrate pursuit of godly hearts in my clients. Cheryl Abbot, Bloom Finance, Langley, BC
Mississauga, ON Canada October 24, 2017
Ron Blue Kingdom Advisors
Lorne Robinson Kingdom Advisors
Brad Smith Investment Planning Counsel
Rob West Kingdom Advisors
Be reminded of God's desire for you and for your clients to follow Him wholly.
Be equipped with practical how-tos from industry experts.
Hear how others have followed calling and experienced transformation in their work
Spend time with like-minded peers within your industry
Learn how to implement Kingdom vision as you deepen client relationships
Lead clients to confidence, contentment, and effective communication within the family in financial matters
9:00 – 10:15
Morning Session (Ron Blue)
10:35 – 12:20
Late Morning Session (Brad Smith; Advisor Testimony)
12:20 – 1:30
1:30 – 2:45
Afternoon Session (Rob West; Advisor Panel)
3:15 – 5:00
Final Session (Lorne Robinson; Brad Smith)
The City Church of Mississauga 2700 Argentia Rd Mississauga, ON L5N 5V4
Ron Blue holds a BS and an MBA from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. In 1979, he founded Ronald Blue & Company - now Ronald Blue Trust, the largest Christian financial planning firm in the country. He has authored eighteen books, including Master Your Money,The Complete Guide to Faith Based Family Finances, and Surviving Financial Meltdown. Ron is currently Founding Director of Kingdom Advisors, a ministry that empowers Christian financial advisors who seek to integrate a biblical worldview into their counsel. He is married to Judy, and they have five children and thirteen grandchildren.
National Director for Canada
Lorne Robinson is the National Director for Kingdom Advisors in Canada. Lorne has more than 30 years experience including the role of financial planner and pastor. His passion is to inspire others to find their purpose and live out their calling through their work. With his knowledge of Biblical stewardship, he helps people find a deeper purpose in their financial dealings providing an eternal perspective. Lorne and his wife Cathy now live near Ottawa, Ontario and are proud parents and new grandparents.
Senior Wealth Advisor
Investment Planning Counsel
Brad Smith is a Senior Wealth Advisor with Advice First Wealth and Investment Planning Counsel®, and a Certified Kingdom Advisor®. Using his "Journey to Meaningful Significance" process, Brad leads his clients through a personal wealth management process that focuses on delineating life goals and personal values and creating a plan to reach those goals. Brad’s clients are encouraged to use their time, talent and treasures to make a lasting difference with their lives and in the lives of those around them. Brad works with his wife, Laurie, in their practice in Ontario, Canada.
Rob West is the President of Kingdom Advisors, a professional association promoting the integration of a biblical worldview into financial practices. Rob serves as primary spokesperson for the organization along with giving leadership to organzational strategy and content. Rob's has dedicated his professional career to work at the intersection of faith and finance, having led a successful faith-based financial services firm, serving as the host of several radio programs on a biblical approach to finance, and speaking frequently on matters of faith and finance. Rob and his wife, Julie, live in Roswell, GA with their four children.