Homeschool Convention 2020

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2020 CAPE-NM New Mexico Christian Homeschool Convention

June 19-20, 2020

Legacy Church of Albuquerque

7201 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque

Free Getting Started Workshop June 18, 2020 6:30pm – 8:30pm


Convention Registration


For detailed information, review Information and Policies.

Information and Policies
Information and Policies


Convention Registration Pricing

Pre-registration prior to June 11th is $50 per MEMBER couple /$90 per NON-MEMBER couple and children 3+ who are living at home and grandparents are $10.


After June 10th, onsite registration is $65 per MEMBER couple /$105 per NON-MEMBER couple and children 3+ who are living at home and grandparents are $10.

Onsite Registration (at the door) opens at 7:30 AM on Friday, June 19th.

Registration includes inspiring general sessions, many hours of fun, informative workshops to choose among, special times of worship, fellowship, prayer, encouragement, and the option of countless hours of homeschool shopping! What a deal! It’s the same price all weekend, so come early to get your money’s worth!

Children’s Program

“TBA” is the theme for the 2020 CAPE Children’s Program.  For more information, click here.

Legacy Lkids Sign Up/Sign In

CAPE Children’s Program is conducted by Legacy Lkidz Ministry. Please send any questions about the children’s program directly to Lynette Pioche at

Still have questions? Email



(2020 Convention & Speakers coming soon)

2019 CAPE-NM Convention Schedule

2019 Convention Schedule 

Workshop Descriptions

2019 Workshop Descriptions


RECORDINGS Online  Store

CD and MP3 recordings of the 2018 CAPE-NM Convention general sessions and workshops are for sale.  The 2019 recordings will be available within 5 days of when the convention is over.

2018 Recording Order Form

2019 Recording Order Form


To order by mail, please mark your selections, choose your format, and follow instructions for shipping. When completed, mail with your check to:

CAPE-NM Recordings

5300 Antequera Rd. NW #2202

Albuquerque, NM 87120


Do you know a young family thinking about homeschooling?

Join CAPE so you can nominate them in 2019 for a POPs Pass!
The POPs Pass provides a couple with a full scholarship for convention registration.



Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller, RN, BSN

Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller, RN, BSN are the founders of the National Center for Biblical Parenting. They have a passion for equipping parents and grandparents with a heart-based approach to parenting that helps kids thrive.


Dr. Turansky and his wife, Carrie, have five children and six grandchildren. Dr. Turansky is a pastor, author, parenting coach, and nationally-known speaker. He has dedicated his life to studying God’s Word and the parenting process, and has developed many practical tools that equip families for success. Scott and Carrie homeschooled their five children and have walked along side countless homeschool families, providing tools and strategies to meet their individual needs.


Mrs. Miller and her husband, Ed, have two grown sons, a daughter-in-law, and two grandchildren. Joanne is a pediatric nurse, author, and speaker. She loves to provide parents with strategies that reach the hearts of their kids. Ed and Joanne homeschooled their children and have a passion for equipping, encouraging, and empowering homeschool families with the keys for success, both academically and in their relationships together.

Israel Wayne

Israel Wayne is an author and conference speaker who has a passion for defending the Christian faith and promoting a Biblical worldview. He is the author of the books Homeschooling from a Biblical Worldview, Full-Time Parenting: A Guide to Family-Based Discipleship, Questions God AsksQuestions Jesus Asks , Pitchin’ a Fit: Overcoming Angry and Stressed-Out Parenting, Education: Does God Have an Opinion? and Answers for Homeschooling: Top 25 Questions Critics Ask. He has been a regular columnist for Home School Digest, Home School Enrichment and The Old Schoolhouse magazines. He is also the site editor for

Since 1995, Israel has traveled the nation speaking on family, homeschooling, revival, discipleship, and cultural issues.

Israel has written articles for the following magazines and websites: Answers (Answers In Genesis), Revive (Life Action Ministries), UnChained (Pure Life Ministries), Biblical Worldview (American Vision), The Baptist Banner, Above Rubies, Homeschooling Today, Samaritan Ministries,,,,,, and many others.

He is a frequent guest on national radio and television programs. Israel’s family began home educating in 1978 and has been featured in national and international publications including TIME Magazine, The Arizona Republic, WORLD Magazine, Court Report and the Wall Street Journal. Israel has been featured as the keynote speaker at various conferences, with over 5,000 in attendance.

Israel and his wife Brook were joined in marriage without dating and share their testimony of God’s faithfulness on an audiobook titled, What God Has Joined Together. Israel and Brook, both homeschool graduates themselves, are home educating their nine children.

Israel desires to see God’s people learn to think and live Biblically.

Aiming for both the head and the heart, Israel’s goal is to challenge audiences to take every thought captive and make it obedient to Christ. In his words, “God’s Word applies to all areas of life. There is not one facet of our existence which does not fall under the direct claim of Lordship by Jesus Christ. This includes how we spend our money, what entertainment we consume, how we educate our children, how we use our time, etc. All of life must be understood from within a Biblical worldview.”

Brook Wayne

Brook Wayne is an author and conference speaker. She is, with her husband, Israel, a co-founder of Family Renewal. Brook is a homeschooled graduate and homeschooling mother of ten.

Brook is co-author of the book, Pitchin’ A Fit! Overcoming Angry & Stressed Out Parenting. She has contributed chapters to the books, Full-Time Parenting: A Guide to Family-Based Discipleship, and Answers for Homeschooling: Top 25 Questions Critics Ask.

At the age of 15, she began publishing a national magazine for young women entitled, Kindred Spirits, which she published until she married. Since that time, she has written for numerous magazines and websites, including, Home School Digest, An Encouraging Word, iBelieve, and many others.

Brook has been a guest on numerous national radio and television shows including Revive Our Hearts with Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, and The Harvest Show TV.

Faith Berens, M.ED./Reading Specialist

Faith Berrens holds a master’s degree in reading from Shenandoah University. She has over 15 years of teaching experience in both public and private Christian schools, serving as a classroom teacher, Reading Recovery® teacher, reading specialist, and educational therapist. Her areas of expertise are early childhood literacy, reading assessment, and the identification and remediation of reading difficulties. Faith joined the HSLDA team of Special Needs Coordinators in 2008 and homeschools her own children, as well as works as a private educational consultant, evaluator, and tutor. Some of her passions include    reading for pleasure, singing, traveling, nature/science, leading Bible studies, and teaching reading to primary age children. Faith lives in Fauquier County, VA with her husband, Matthew, daughter, Hailey, and son Hayden.

Featured Speakers

Renee Ellison

Renee Ellison home educated for nearly 20 years and continues to be a mentor for homeschool mothers. She always has you, the person who is facing a challenge in some area of homeschooling, in her sights when she is developing materials and teaching other moms.


While you are in Albuquerque, we have arranged blocks of rooms at several nearby hotels.  Go ahead and make your reservations if you have not already. Mention CAPE Homeschool Convention when you make your reservations to get these special rates.

Hampton Inn

6150 Iliff NW
(505) 833-3700
Indoor Pool & Hot Tub
Complimentary Breakfast
Fitness Room
Free High Speed Internet
Standard Room $95.00, This rate is available as long as the reservation is made by May 31, 2019.

Book your group rate for CAPE Conference 2019

Courtyard by Marriott Albuquerque Airport

1920 Yale Blvd SE

(505) 843-6600

Indoor Pool
Fitness Room
Free High Speed Internet
$79.00 for a King room with a sleeper sofa or $84.00 for a room with two Queen Beds.
These rates are available as long as the reservation is made by May 23, 2019.

To reserve a room either call 800.321.2211 and reference the CAPE-NM Homeschool Room Block at the Courtyard by Marriott Albuquerque Airport at the group rate or book directly online by via the link below:

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