Critical Life Questions A Men's Conference Exploring Robust Manhood in the Light of Jesus Christ


About this event


When: Oct 22-23 in Orange Cove, CA


Registration Information


The conference is for men aged 18 years and older.

Conference registration fee is $100.00, which includes 6 meals.

Attendees with genuine financial hardship may use promo code FinancialHardship for free registration.

Attendees with dietary restrictions may enter promo code DietaryRestrictions for a 30% discount and will be responsible for their own meals.


Conference Description

In an era of rapid cultural change and moral decline, God calls us to a manhood rooted and grounded in the Scriptures, fueled by repentance, faith, and love for Jesus Christ, emboldened to purposeful living, thus reflecting the image of God through Jesus Christ.


Come participate with us as we examine life's critical questions for men in the light of the word of the living God.


  • What is Worship?
  • What is Love for God?
  • What is my Purpose as a Man Made in the Image of God?
  • How do I Express Sexuality? - Ungodly Sexuality
  • How do I Express Sexuality? - Godly Sexuality
  • How do I Love my Wife?
  • How do I Influence my Children?
  • How do I Utilize My Words for God’s Glory?
  • How Will I Be Remembered?




Todd Adams is a counselor, an elder of Central Valley Presbyterian Church, and a missionary sent by the church. He has been serving pastors, Christian men, and their families for over 25 years with Biblically grounded and permeated counsel. Todd has been married to his best friend, Colleen, for 34 years. They have five children, all of whom were fully home-educated. Todd and Colleen devote a portion of their time to coming alongside overseas Christian missionaries and pastors. They have answered a call of God to minister particularly in small, isolated places and island communities. They lived with their children for ten years on the Iles de la Madeleine, a tiny French-speaking, Acadian, archipelago in the north Atlantic Ocean. Todd’s work with this small people group continues to the present.


Steve Walker is passionate about ministering to and encouraging men for the glory of God. Steve pastors a church in Central California and enjoys dating his wife, running, biking, playing softball, entertaining his thirteen grandchildren, and teaching families to love and serve Christ.


Scott Parish is a member of Mariposa Reformed Baptist Church, is a semi-retired architect, and represents the ministry of Church & Family Life. Scott and his wife Sandy have been married for 38 years and have eight children and 15 grandchildren. In 2005, the Lord Jesus Christ delivered them from the bondage of a cult in which they had spent most of their lives, bringing them hope and light in the forgiveness of sin through the revelation of the grace of God in the true gospel.


Andrei Sava completed his undergraduate degree in Theological Studies at the University of Bucharest in Romania followed by a Master of Divinity and a Master of Theology at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. He and his wife Samantha were married in 2009 and have 4 beautiful girls: Sofia, Eliana, Lydia, and Clara. Andrei serves Trinity Community Church in Clovis, California, as the Pastor for Preaching and Discipleship. In his spare time, Andrei loves spending time with his wife and girls, reading, and playing sports such as tennis and soccer, or as he says, “Football – the real FOOTball!”


On-site Accommodations and Meals

Attendees will be provided with six meals as part of the registration fee - breakfast, lunch, and supper on Friday and Saturday.

Coffee, drinks, and snacks will be available throughout each day.


Attendees are invited to spend Thursday night and Friday nights at the event site. Tents, camp trailers, and RV's are welcome, although utility hookups are not available.


Portable toilets, showers, and clean up areas are available at the conference site.


A married son of the event organizer occupies the house and surrounding yards and gardens, and keeps farm animals on the property. He and his wife are graciously allowing us to use the property. Each attendee is asked to respect their space, home and animals, and minimize interruptions of their daily life.


Off-site Accommodations

Hotels and vacation rentals are available in the area within a 40-minute radius in Visalia, Dinuba, Reedley, Sanger, Kingsburg, Selma, Fresno, Clovis, and Squaw Valley.


To register - let the elders of FFC know and use the following link -