Missions Conferences

Fulfill UR Ministry is proud to showcase a calendar of events and conferences throughout the country focused on the various aspects of missions and unique ministries. Although FURM is not able to attend all of the events listed below, we are excited to be involved with several of the events throughout the year. For a full list of events and conferences that FURM will be attending, please visit our main upcoming events page!

2018

Conference Host Date(s) Location Site Details
Planet Wisdom Youth Specialties March 2–3, 2018 Washington D.C. Hylton Memorial Chapel Engage with your youth group as they reflect on Scripture, grow through worship, and have lots of fun at this two-day regional event.
World Evangelism Conference Dallas Theological Seminary March 5–9, 2018 Dallas, TX Dallas Theological Society The World Evangelization Conference (WEC) is a campus-wide event focused on helping students serve Christ in a global context.
MK Caregivers Summit Barnabas March 13–16, 2018 Waxhaw, NC JAARS Barnabas is committed to providing care to global workers. Barnabas is committed to families in global ministry and believes that all children are a vital part of their families. For that reason, we have a specialized ministry focused on nurturing and caring for these third-culture/missionary kids (TCKs/MKs), as well as their family life. Our desire is to come alongside parents to encourage, equip, and edify their children.
Jesus to the Nations   March 23–25, 2018 Halifax, Nova Scotia The Seton Building, Mount St. Vincent University Jesus To The Nations is Atlantic Canada’s Missions Conference. Our annual conference features special plenary speakers and exhibitors who have answered God’s call to go to the ends of the earth or to reach people in cross-cultural opportunities. Through the plenary sessions, workshops and resources available at the missions’ displays, we get to observe how God is moving in different communities around the world, and how we may play a part in God’s plans and purposes today!
Remedy Medical Missions Conference Christian Medical & Dental Associations March 23–24, 2018 Orlando, FL First Baptist Orlando Medical missions brings the remedy for disease. And medical missions brings the remedy for sin. But in order to do this, medical missions needs missionaries. Committed healthcare professionals are the greatest need in closed countries to provide the remedy of God's spiritual and physical remedy. Join us for Remedy, a new conference focused on bringing God's remedy to the world through missions.
The Journey Deepens Mission Next and Mission ConneXion April 6–7, 2018 Portland, OR Central Bible Church This weekend will deepen your relationship with Jesus and help you explore what it is like to be a "missionary," as in, go-missionary, send-missionary, welcoming-missionary, prayer-mobilizer-missionary, and missions-mobilizer-missionary. Discover whether a goer, sender, welcomer, mobilizer, and/or prayer-mobilizer role is God's fit for you, and connect with mission agencies and mobilizers who will expose you to more.
On Mission Missio Nexus April 10, 2018 Online Virtual Conference This year's 3-hr virtual conference is focused on the theme of partnership.
Together for the Gospel (T4G) Conference Lifeway/Crossway April 11–13, 2018 Louisville, KY Yum! Center and Galt House Hotel TOGETHER FOR THE GOSPEL: A biennial conference for thousands of pastors and church leaders who, for all their differences, are comitted to standing together for the main thing - the gospel of Jesus Christ.
RightNow Conference RightNow Media April 12–13, 2018 Orlando, FL First Baptist Orlando IN LIGHT OF ETERNITY: For those of us who have chosen to follow Jesus, we look forward to an eternity filled with joy and free from sorrow. The guarantee of eternity means we can live every day on this earth not for our own gain, but for the benefit of God’s kingdom. Let us use what we’ve been given in the time we have to proclaim the gospel of Jesus to ourselves, our disciples, and the world.
Peer2Peer - Church Mission Leader Missio Nexus April 24–26, 2018 Scottsdale, AZ Franciscan Renewal Center Peer 2 Peer CML is a multi-day event combining peer discussions, case studies, networking, panel and table discussions, and inspirational sessions. It is designed to be both relational and developmental for church mission leaders. Our church mission leader focused Peer 2 Peer event is designed for church mission pastors or mission team leaders of the local church.
Peer2Peer - CEOs Missio Nexus April 24–26, 2018 Scottsdale, AZ Franciscan Renewal Center Peer 2 Peer is a two day event combining directed peer discussions, case studies, networking, panel & table discussions, and inspirational sessions. It is designed to be both relational and developmental. Our CEO focused Peer 2 Peer event is designed for CEOs and Presidents of missionary agencies
International Wholistic Missions Conference Global CHE Network May 1–3, 2018 Phoenix, AZ Grand Canyon University Our objective is to connect, educate, and equip churches and organizations for integral ministries that transform lives, families, and communities through the power of the Gospel of Jesus.
Without Borders Crescent Project May 4–5, 2018 Sioux Falls, SD Linwood Church Our Without Borders women's conference helps Christian women understand Muslim women, build relationships, and actively share the truth of Christ.
RightNow Conference RightNow Media May 17–18, 2018 Chicago, IL Community Christian Church IN LIGHT OF ETERNITY: For those of us who have chosen to follow Jesus, we look forward to an eternity filled with joy and free from sorrow. The guarantee of eternity means we can live every day on this earth not for our own gain, but for the benefit of God’s kingdom. Let us use what we’ve been given in the time we have to proclaim the gospel of Jesus to ourselves, our disciples, and the world.
Serving Internationals Association of Chrsitians Ministering among Internationals (ACMI) May 21–June 2, 2018 Philadelphia, PA Easten University PROCLAIMING LIBERTY TO ALL NATIONS
Legacy Conference Horizons International May 31–June 2, 2018 Dearborn, MI   LIBERTY TO THE CAPTIVES: A Conference About Muslims, Missions, and the Heart of God.
North American Christian Convention NACC June 26–28, 2018 Indianapolis, IN Indiana Convention Center The NACC exists to provide ideas, inspiration, and identity to Restoration Movement Churches, ministries, and their leaders. This conference brings together church members and leaders from diverse generations and ethnic backgrounds to encourage, equip, and empower them for greater impact in the Kingdom of God.
International Conference on Computing and Mission (ICCM) ICCM June 27–30, 2018 Hannibal, MO Hannibal LaGrange University "The International Conference on Computing and Mission (ICCM) is an annual informal (NO ties allowed) gathering of women and men who have a common interest in computers and mission. We share a vision of cooperation for effective use of technology, bringing the Gospel to every nation." Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ted Esler
International Festival of Creative Arts Creative Ministry Solutions July 9–13, 2018 Bourbonnais, IL Olivet Nazarene University The International Festival of Creative Arts Ministry, or I-Fest, is a unique 5-day event which celebrates and promotes the use of creative arts to spread the Gospel. A wide variety of workshops are offered covering topics such as puppetry, ventriloquism, stick ministry, gospel illusions, balloon twisting, human video, and many more. Some workshops offer hands-on training in performance or construction techniques.
2018 SDMI District Leadership Conference Church of Nazarene October 8–11, 2018 Cincinnati, OH   The 2018 DLC is for all USA/Canada district leaders: SDMI Chair, District Superintendent, and District Directors of Children's, Youth, Adult, and CLT.The DLC theme is One Team, One Mission, One Passion.
ICOM International Conference on Missions November 15–18, 2018 Cincinnati, OH   Known as the National Missionary Convention until 2011, the International Conference On Missions has been serving missionaries and the Great Commission since 1948.
National Youth Workers Convention Youth Specialties November 15–18, 2018 St. Louis, MO   Join thousands of youth workers for training, networking, encouragement, soul care, resources, and much more at the ultimate national convention for youth workers.
Urbana Student Missions Conference InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, USA December 27–31, 2018 St. Louis, MO   One of the largest student missions conferences in the world, Urbana is a catalytic event bringing together a diverse mix of college and graduate students, faculty, recent graduates, pastors, church and ministry leaders, missions organizations and schools.

Upcoming Events

On Mission

This year's 3-hr virtual conference is focused on the theme of partnership.