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DHF National Conference
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2024 DHF NATIONAL CONFERENCE

April 24-25, 2024 at First Christian Church in Decatur, IL

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You're invited!

Join us for our annual DHF National Conference April 24-25, 2024 at First Christian Church in Decatur, IL. Join us for two days of worship, encouragement, and connection with church leaders from around the country. Rekindle friendships and make new ones. Bring your leadership team with you as our main speakers and breakout class leaders focus on issues facing the local church.

Main Speakers

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RICK GRACE

DHF Church Liaison

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MICHAEL TEN EYCK

FCC Pittsfield, IL

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KIM HOLLEY

DHF Board

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NATHAN LOEWEN

DHF Board

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WILL PARTIN

GO Ministries

Registration

Check out our registration options below. Registration includes the following:

  • two-day admission to the conference

  • three meals

  • snacks

  • and new this year... FREE head shot so you can update your staff photo on your church's website and/or social media

$99

per person

$149

per married couple

Schedule of Events

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 2024

8am - Registration begins & Headshots

9am - Main Session 1

10:30am - Break & Headshots

11am - Breakout Session 1

Noon - Affinity Lunch Groups

1pm - Breakout Session 2

2pm - Break

2:30pm - Main Session 2

4pm - Break

5:30pm - Networking Dinner

THURSDAY, APRIL 25, 2024

8am - Check-in opens

9am - Main Session 3

10:30am - Break

11am - Main Session 4

Noon - Breakout Session 3 or Lunch

1pm - Breakout Session 3 or Lunch

2pm - Break

2:30pm - Main Session 5

4pm - End of conference

For questions regarding the DHF National Conference, contact us at (217) 875-3350.

Hotel & Travel

HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS

We have special rates available for Homewood Suites in Forsyth, IL for Tuesday night and Wednesday night which must be confirmed by April 5. The rates are $119/single bed and $129/double beds. Rooms are limited. To make your reservation, call Homewood Suites directly at (217) 877-0887 and ask for Breanna by choosing option #3. Leave a message if she is unable. Please note the front desk cannot book the special rate.

TRAVEL INFORMATION

First Christian Church is located at 3350 N MacArthur Rd in Decatur, Illinois. Decatur is a 2½ hour drive from Indianapolis, Chicago, and St. Louis airports. Regional airports in Peoria, IL and Belleville, IL are 1½ hours away. Bloomington, Springfield, and Champaign IL are 1 hour from Decatur.

For questions regarding the DHF National Conference, contact us at (217) 875-3350.

Become a Sponsor!

An important part of our work is building a network of congregations with a Stone-Campbell heritage, and our annual national conference gives these church leaders an important opportunity to connect face-to-face. You can help facilitate that by becoming a sponsor! Find sponsorship details here.

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