CMCA 2024 Summit Schedule 

Thursday, May 16

Pre-Summit Activities to provide extra time to network & engage in scripture!


Summit Registration/Check-In Open

Barrows Auditorium Lobby


Chicago Pizza/Salad Dinner

Wilson Suite, Billy Graham Hall

Pre-registration required ($20), capacity is limited.


Scripture Engagement Seminar

Barrows Auditorium

Phil Collins

Director, Center for Scripture Engagement, Taylor University

Seminar sponsored by Correctional Ministries Institute. 

Pre-register ($10 workbook fee), unlimited capacity.

Friday, May 17th

8:00 am

Registration/Check-In Open

Barrows Auditorium Lobby

8:45-9:40 am

Lifeway Research Findings

Karen Swanson, Barrows Auditorium

9:45-11:15 am

Opening Plenary Session

Barrows Auditorium

Darwin “Casey” Diaz, Keynote Speaker

Pastor, Author “The Shot Caller

11:30 am -12:00 pm


1st Floor BGH Classrooms:

138 (Jail/Prison Ministry)

132 (Reentry)

136 (Chaplaincy)

134 (Advocacy)

140 (Church Leaders)



Anderson Commons

1:30-3:00 pm

Workshop Session 1

Billy Graham Hall

3:00-3:30 pm


Billy Graham Hall

3:30-5:00 pm

Workshop Session 2

Billy Graham Hall

5:15 pm


Anderson Commons

6:30-8:30 pm

Panel followed by Dessert Reception

Ministry Inside & Out: Insight from those with lived experience

Barrows Auditorium, Billy Graham Hall

Ilinda Jackson, Panel Moderator

Founder/CEO Raising the Standard Ministries

Saturday, May 18th

Please note: There is a race on Saturday May 18th at 8am and Washington Street will be closed from 7:30-9:30am.  If you are driving to Billy Graham Hall take President Street instead.  President Street should be open by 8:30am.

9:00-10:15 am

Plenary Session II

Barrows Auditorium

Joe Pryor, Keynote Speaker

President/CEO Crossroads Prison Ministries

10:30-12:00 pm

Workshop Session 3

Billy Graham Hall




Anderson Commons


Workshop Session 4

Billy Graham Hall


2:55-3:30 pm

Closing Session

Barrows Auditorium

Heather Rice-Minus, Keynote Speaker

President, Prison Fellowship

We are excited you are planning to join us for the CMCA 2024 Correctional Ministries Summit!

If you have any questions or need assistance you may contact us at any time!

Contact Info

(630) 752-7085

Mailing Address:
501 College Avenue
Wheaton, IL 60187

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