Wednesday, May 29th

Arrival day

4:00-6:00 pm          Check-in

6:00-9:00 pm          Off-site reception


Thursday, May 30th

8:00-9:00 am          Breakfast

9:00-10:00 am        Opening group session

10:00-11:00 am       Breakout session 1

11:00-11:30 am        Networking break

11:30-12:30 pm       Breakout session 2

12:30-1:30 pm         Lunch

1:30-2:30 pm           Breakout session 3

Evening off


Friday, May 31st

7:00-8:00 am         Breakfast

8:00-9:00 am         Large group session

9:00-10:00 am       Breakout session 4

10:30-11:30 am      Special guest speaker; Excellence in Moral Rehabilitation Award

11:30-12:30 pm      Lunch


Stay tuned for updates on the session topics!




Topics from 2018 included:

-Comparison of different program models

-Making a good pitch for a prison seminary program

-Curriculum and accreditation issues

-Strengthening your program

-Getting the DOC to buy-in

-Fundraising strategies

-Strong partnerships between the school, funding group, and DOC

-Implementing graduates into ministry roles; field ministry ideas

-Selecting the right students (admission criteria)

-Dealing with student morale and conflict

-Women’s prison seminary programs

-Finding common theological ground

-Navigating legal issues concerning church and state