Correctional Ministries and
Chaplains Association

Summit 2019 General Information

CMCA's Annual
Correctional Ministry Summit

Friday-Saturday, May 17-18, 2019
Billy Graham Center, Wheaton College
Wheaton, IL

CMCA invites you to celebrate our Annual Correctional Ministry Summit that will be held in Wheaton, IL. CMCA annually hosts a Correctional Ministry Summit that offers training, inspiration, resources and networking opportunities to those working with the incarcerated, formerly incarcerated, victims, and their families.

CMCA remains constant in our vision and purpose of the Summit and we pray that each year offers a new and fresh perspective for our attendees and builds them up in their work to fulfill the Great Commission in Corrections.

We are pleased to have the Institute for Prison Ministries and Billy Graham Center/Wheaton College as our local hosts this year.  Wheaton is located 30 miles west of Chicago, IL. 
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The conference begins with two opportunities for education/training: Since these two events occur at the same time, you may attend either.  There is no registration or fee necessary to attend the Bail Reform panel, however, you must register for Scripture Engagement training with a cost of $5 for materials. 

Registration is on-line at

Summit Registration Rates: Early Bird (through February 2019)
CMCA Members               $150.00              
Non-Members                   $225.00
After February 28
CMCA Members               $175.00
Non-Members                   $250.00
Your registration fee includes: 4 Informative Workshop Sessions, 3 Inspiring Plenary Sessions, 3 meals (excellent for networking), 1 policy panel or Scripture Engagement training ($5 material fee). 
Choose from over 30 workshops led by experienced professionals with the goal to train and equip participants for further ministry.  Workshop categories: Chaplains, Jail/Prison Ministry, Reentry, Church Leaders, Juveniles.  New this year: Advanced workshops and “How to start a 501c3”.
Sheraton Hotel in Lisle, IL.  The rate is $109 and includes breakfast (rate is guaranteed through 4/26/18).  The hotel reservation link will open before November 10, 2018.

For those arriving early, we have some optional activities on Thursday, May 16 (some require registration):