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WHAT TO EXPECT FROM DESPERATE FOR JESUS

General Information

Desperate for Jesus will be held Friday, July 22, 2022, from 7:00p – 8:30p & Saturday, July 23 from 9:00a – 2:00p; doors will open at 6:00p Friday and 8:00a Saturday.

The conference cost is $40 per person. Lunch is an additional cost of $12 for a box lunch from Honey Baked Ham.

The cost to watch the conference Live Stream is $20. Registered individuals will receive an email confirmation with the details to access the conference closer to the event date.

Click here for directions to OCBF.

The attire is casual and comfortable. You may consider bringing a wrap as the sanctuary will be air-conditioned.

Yes. You will receive an email with a QR code confirming your group registration. If you requested childcare, you will receive a

separate email confirming the registration of your child(ren). Group registrations will be included in your email confirmation.

must bring your email confirmation for entry into the conference.

Registration Information

The conference is open to all women, and we encourage you to bring teenagers entering grades 7 – 12 in the Fall.

Yes. Group registration is available for in-person attendance at the conference. When registering, you will have the opportunity to register up to nine additional women. If you are joining us virtually, we encourage you to invite your girlfriends to watch the conference with you.

 

Yes. You will receive an email with a QR code confirming your group registration. If you requested childcare, you will receive a

separate email confirming the registration of your child(ren). Group registrations will be included in your email confirmation.

must bring your email confirmation for entry into the conference.

Registrations are non-refundable. However, your registration is transferrable.

Conference Features

Lysa TerKeurst and Jada Edwards are the general session speakers.

Kim Walker-Smith, our musical guest, will provide special music, and Niya Cotton will lead us in a powerful worship experience.

Program details are not available at this time. However, our planning team has prayed and planned a program with you in mind, so please prepare to stay for the entire two-day event

No. Women will remain in the auditorium.

Yes. The teen girls will have their own program and activities with guest speakers, music and topics that are relevant to them. The cost to attend the teen girls portion of the conference is $40 in person and $20 via Live Stream. Lunch is an additional $12 for teens attending in person.

Our children’s ministry has planned exciting programming to engage your children, ages six months to 6thgrade. The cost is $15 per child and must be reserved and paid for during registration. The registration will include lunch and two snacks at no additional charge.

Yes. A variety of vendors will sell clothing, accessories, home goods and much more!

Lunch Information

Yes. A box lunch can be purchased for $12 during registration. Food trucks will also be available to purchase food on both days of the conference. Need to confirm lunch plans for teens.

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

HAM CLASSIC (ham, swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, savory mayo and hickory honey mustard on a flaky croissant; comes with bottled water)

TURKEY CLASSIC (smoked turkey breast, swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, savory mayo and hickory honey mustard on a baker’s roll; comes with bottled water)

MEDITERRANEAN VEGGIE (sliced cucumber, green bell peppers, swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, black olives, ranch dressing and balsamic vinaigrette on multigrain bread; comes with bottled water)

Seating & Sign Interpretation

There are no reserved seats. Seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis.

Yes. Please let the ushers know that you need assistance to the wheelchair-accessible seating area.

If you require sign interpretation, please indicate so when registering. The conference will provide a sign interpreter based on need.

Hotels/Transportation

There is no official conference hotel, but a list of surrounding hotels is available here. This link is not working.

No. Shuttle service will not be provided by OCBF.

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