Basic Schedule (Summer)

Basic Schedule for IBS & NSO Summer 2019:

Senior Staff
Senior Staff members who are marrying/married to New Staff members will be a part of the New Staff Training conference team. You will need to arrive on Saturday, June 15, 2019 by 3 p.m. (no additional cost will be incurred for arriving early). You will receive additional information by email in late May.

Worship Team for NSO
If you are arriving early to take IBS classes and would like to serve on the Worship Team for NSO, you will need to arrive on Friday, June 14, 2019 (no additional cost will be incurred for arriving early). Drums/percussion and a keyboard will be provided. We ask that all other musicians bring their instruments. If this causes additional travel costs, please email newstafftraining@cru.org to discuss options. You will receive additional information by email in early May.

AV Team for NSO
We are always in need of people who are willing to help with NSO Audio / Visual (A/V). If you are arriving early to take IBS classes and are willing to help with AV, you will need to arrive on Friday, June 14, 2019 (no additional cost will be incurred for arriving early). You will receive additional information by email in late May.

Please see the Arrival Info page for more details.

New Staff Training (IBS, NSO, and Cru19 Conference) all 6 weeks

  • June 14: Worship / AV Team arrive
  • June 15: Senior Staff marrying/married to New Staff attending IBS classes arrive
  • June 15/16: New Staff Orientation Participants taking IBS classes arrive
    • You are encouraged to arrive on June 15 to allow enough time to prepare and get settled for this six-week conference. If you choose to arrive on June 16, please ensure that you arrive in Fort Collins by 3 p.m.
  • June 16: First NST Session (7:00 p.m.)
  • June 17: Onsite Check-In (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
  • June 17-July 3: IBS Courses
  • July 8: Ministry Day
  • July 9-July 18: New Staff Orientation
  • July 17: New Staff Commissioning Ceremony and Banquet
  • July 19-July 26: Cru19 (required)
  • July 26: Everyone departs

(Note: You will receive a full conference schedule at the Onsite Check-In.)

New Staff Orientation (Only)

  • July 7: Campus Ministry and AIA New Staff Orientation Participants arrive
    If flights won’t work for you to arrive in Fort Collins on July 7, you are welcome to arrive a day early. Be sure to note the date in your registration.

    • Campus Ministry and AIA NSO Participants Onsite Check-In:
      Monday, July 8 (Time and Location – TBA)
    • First Session for Campus Ministry and AIA NSO Participants:
      Monday, July 8 (Time and Location – TBA)
  • July 8: All Other New Staff Orientation Participants arrive
    If flights won’t work for you to arrive in Fort Collins on July 8, you are welcome to arrive a day early. Be sure to note the date in your registration.

    • All Other NSO Participants Onsite Check-In:
      Tuesday, July 9 (8-9 a.m.)
    • First Session for All Other NSO Participants:
      Tuesday, July 9 (9 a.m.)
  • July 9-July 18: New Staff Orientation
  • July 17: New Staff Commissioning Ceremony and Banquet
  • July 19-July 26: Cru19 (required)
  • July 26: Everyone departs

(Note: You will receive a full conference schedule at the Onsite Check-In.)

If you have any questions, please email us at join.us@cru.org.