Professional Church Workers Conference

Professional Church Workers encouraging one another through conversation, collaboration, and worship in the name of Jesus!

 

Keynote Speaker:
Rev. Dr. Eric Phillips

 

October 6-8, 2019

Southern District Mission Center
100 Mission Drive – Slidell, LA

 

Registration and Excused Absence

Click here to register.

Synod Bylaw 4.8.2(d) mandates attendance at this conference:

(d) All ordained and commissioned ministers on the district rosters are expected to attend meetings of their official conference or present a valid excuse.

(1) Attendance at the official conferences shall be obligatory for ordained and commissioned ministers serving in congregations and parishes.

(2) Those whose offices in the Synod, district, or other agency impose professional or service requirements on which full and regular conference attendance makes undue demands shall, nevertheless, in consultation with their supervisory boards, arrange for their own partial or occasional attendance and participation in their own official conferences in accordance with policies established by their supervisory boards.

If you are unable to attend the conference, click here to submit an excuse. Please note: If the church worker(s) from your congregation is (are) unable to attend the Professional Church Workers Conference, the assessment must still be paid.

 

Assessments

Click here to pay the assessment online. If paying online, also complete the printable assessment form.
Click here for the printable assessment form.

Please note: If the church worker(s) from your congregation is (are) unable to attend the Professional Church Workers Conference, the assessment must still be paid.

 

Lodging

You are responsible for booking your own room. We have a block of rooms at the hotels listed below. The Holiday Inn Express is the only hotel with free breakfast.

The conference runs from the evening of Sunday, October 6, through noon on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

When booking, please state that your reservation is for “Southern District Church PCW.”

Holiday Inn Express
1255 Frontage Road

Slidell, LA 70460
985-888-1990
Rate is $89.95 per night plus tax
Candlewood Suites
100 Holiday Blvd.

Slidell, LA 70460
985-326-0120
Rate is $79.00 per night plus tax
Quality Inn and Suites
34579 Grantham College Road
Slidell, LA 70460
985-326-0895
Rate is $89.95 plus tax

 

Meals

The conference runs from the evening of Sunday, October 6, through noon on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

Lunch on Sunday is on your own.

Information about meals provided during the conference will be published as it is available.