REC2007 #2
RECongress Email Updates • Nov 2006
We invite you to attend the 2007 RECongress.

March 1, 2007 (Youth Day) &
March 2-4, 2007

NOTE: Be sure to make your hotel reservations early. Ask for the RECongress rate. Some hotels report they are sold out of the Congress room rates!
Registration Guidebooks are here -- all 54,000 of them!
If you attended Congress 2006, yours is in the mail (please allow two weeks for arrival).

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The 2007 Los Angeles Religious Education Congress dates are:
     •  March 1, 2007 (Youth Day)
     •  March 2 - 4, 2007
(Congress days)

Congress is held at the Anaheim Convention Center, located at 800 West Katella Ave. in Anaheim, Calif. (just across from Disneyland and Disney’s California Adventure).
The registration fee for Congress is $55 -- whether you attend for just one day or all three! (Fee increases to $65 after January 5, 2007)

Find information about RECongress and updates off our home page at

You don't need to wait by your mailbox to see the Guidebook! You can view our Guidebook online, with a page for each of the eight Periods -- listing descriptions and speaker information. (All Spanish sessions are listed, too). See the listing here.

The Registration Guidebook is your guide to register for RECongress 2007. It lists a schedule of all daily events and provides workshop descriptions and speaker information. The Guidebook is available in two forms -- you can download the Guidebook online or you can have one mailed to you:
        •  Download the Registration Guidebook now!
        •  Order a Registration Guidebook to be mailed to you.

NOTE: If you registered for Congress 2006, you will automatically be mailed a Guidebook. 



BY MAIL: Order the Guidebook or Download the Guidebook -- use the descriptions and category guides to select your workshop choices. You may choose a first and second choice workshop for each of the eight periods you wish to attend. Fill out the Registration Form from the back of the book and mail it in along with your payment. Tickets will be mailed after February 5, 2007. 

ONLINE: We recommend you Download the Guidebook or check our web site for the Congress 2007 Workshops & Links. Use the descriptions and category guides to select your workshop choices. You may choose a first and second choice workshop for each of the eight periods you wish to attend. When ready, click the red "Register" button off our home page at


All high school students are invited to register for Youth Day, along with an adult Chaperone. (One adult Chaperone must accompany each group of no more than 10 students.) Each
group chooses from among the 13 workshops offering in the morning and repeated in the afternoon. A first, second and third choice is then indicated on the Youth Day Registration Form. 

You can find the Youth Day Schedule and descriptions of Youth Day workshops at

The registration fee for Youth Day is $20 per person. The fee increases to $25 per person after January 5, 2007. NOTE: Youth Day often fills up BEFORE the date of the fee increase.

        •  Using the form in the RECongress Registration Guidebook (on page 13)
        •  Downloading the Youth Day Registration Form 
(PDF, 2 pgs, 127k)

You can find Youth Day information and updates online at


RECongress has negotiated with 32 hotels for blocks of rooms at discounted rates. At some hotels, this block is already sold out, but may have full-rate rooms still available. NOTE: To get the quoted rates, be sure to inform the hotel that you are attending the 2007 Religious Education Congress. 

You can find the list of hotels and area shuttle information at


gress 2007 boasts 199 speakers presenting 276 workshops in English, Spanish, Vietnamese and Korean. Our Saturday Keynote is Rev. Bryan Massingale, STD, and our Sunday Addresses are presented by Jim Wallis (English) and Ricardo Grzona (Spanish).You can find the complete listing of RECongress 2007 speakers at

Also, you can use our new Speakers/Topics Listing to sort through Speakers by Session Number, Workshop Topics and by Language.


Congress could not function without the hundreds of volunteers who give of their time. If you have attended Congress in the past and would like to find out more about becoming a volunteer at RECongress 2007, please consider this your "personal invitation."

Find Volunteer Information at


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