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Updated: Jun 14, 2017
Events that are of interest to all Illinois churches and members, usually sponsored by the Illinois Conference. 
MISSION AKITA — Spring Mission Akita was a huge success!  Now it's your turn.  Plan to join us for Mission Akita Fall 2017.  Please note our new dates:  October 18 - 24 (Wednesday - Tuesday).  Come work, worship, and play together!  Applications are available at

47th ANNUAL SPIRITUAL RETREAT by the Midwest Association of Filipino-American Seventh-day Adventist (MAFASDA) July 21-23, 2017: at FAHOLO CHRISTIAN CONFERENCE CENTER located at 3000 Mt. Hope Road, Grass Lake, MI 49240. Join us for a Unity-Spirit-Filled weekend and be spiritually renewed, revived and equipped to face the challenges that comes your way every day. The theme is “Christ In You, the Hope of Glory” with Keynote Speaker, Dr. Ernest Castillo, North American Division Vice President. Please see flyer and registration form inserts for more information or you may call Martin Lagundino Jr., at 630-800-8900.
5th Annual Adventist Conference on Family Research and Practice "The Good News about Marriage" from July 20-22, 2017 on the campus of Andrews University, in Berrien Springs, Michigan. The keynote speaker on Thursday evening and Friday morning will be Shaunti Feldhaun, a researcher, prolific author and speaker on families. Our Friday evening and Sabbath speaker will be Pastor Derek Morris. Friday morning and afternoon, there are workshops that present cutting edge research and practice presentations related to various family-related topics. This year, for the first time, there will be a Hispanic track for participants whose primary language is Spanish.
All church members are encouraged to attend. Family is key to the healthy functioning of our churches. There is a volume discount when 10 or more members of a local church attend.  Kindly visit the website for more information on where to stay and how to register at Phone 269-471-6186

Single Adults Ministries Cruise — The 2017 Adventist Single Adult Ministries Cruise to the Bahamas, sponsored by the North American Division, sets sail August 31 - September 4, 2017. Early bird rate for the event ends May 3, 2017, and group rates for cabins ends Sunday, April 23, 2017. Tomorrow, April 24, 2017, all cabins will be released and regular rates will apply. The featured speaker will be Mike Tucker.  Plan now to join single Adventists from across North America as we fellowship and worship together. To register: Event: click here; Cabins: Holly Kaiser, 402.477.2881 .

GO & TELL — is an evangelism fund for the Illinois Conference. Through GO & TELL we are able to fund evangelistic projects in local churches, and provide financial help for new church plants. Please help us promote this message in every church! This Facebook page is dedicated exclusively to Go & Tell ministries. Click on the link and like the page!

Special offerings are being taken across the Illinois Conference for GO AND TELL. GO AND TELL is raising more evangelistic dollars for planting new churches and for evangelistic projects. Please take time today to prayerfully consider what you can give to GO AND TELL this year. See promo HERE then hit "download" and then "HD." Find us on Facebook: 

For announcements of events sponsored by local churches, please click on the link to the right or below for your area.  Below is a map showing the various areas in the Illinois Conference.