dates &


April 26-27, 2019

JQH Arena

685 S John Q Hammons Pkwy
Springfield, MO 65897

JQH Arena



National Airport (SGF)

Springfield, MO
Phone: (417) 868-0500


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Branson Airport

Hollister, MO
Phone: (888) 359-2541


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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

2431 N Glenstone Ave,
Springfield, MO 65803
Phone: (417) 831-3131

University Plaza Hotel

333 S John Q Hammons Pkwy,
Springfield, MO 65806
Phone: (417) 864-7333

Comfort Inn

3776 S Glenstone Avenue
Springfield, MO 65804
Phone: (417) 889-8188



3pm – Pre-Conference Activities (Hammons Student Center)
7pm – Opening Session & NFL Player Panel
9:30pm – Friday Night Entertainment

*Schedule is subject to change

8am – Sessions Begin
10:10am – Break
10:30am – Sessions Resume
1pm – Conference Ends

*Schedule is subject to change


frequently asked



How much does it cost?
$79 | through April 15, 2018
$99 | through March 3, 2019
$115 | through April 14, 2019
$125 | through April 25, 2019
$140 | conference weekend April 26-27, 2019

Click here for more information on registration rates.

Is there a cut-off date to register?
You may register online at any time before arriving for the conference. On-site registration will also be available on Friday, April 26th.
Will there be a free livestream of the conference if we cannot attend?

We will only be offering a free livestream of Saturday morning session for the 2019 Stronger Men’s Conference. The live conference experience is truly amazing and can only be fully appreciated in the arena. We encourage you to purchase registrations early as we are projecting to sell out this year.

Is the registration rate different if I can only attend one of the days?
No, the registration rate is the same regardless of how many sessions a person is able to attend.
Can I cancel my registration?
We understand that life circumstances can change and affect schedules. With that in mind, we provide the following alternatives to assist you in the event of a change. Cancellations or transfers may be requested in writing to [email protected] through February 28, 2019. Refunds and Transfers will not be issued after February 28, 2019.
Will I receive a ticket upon registering?
After you complete your registration, you will receive a confirmation email and receipt. Your ticket(s) will be sent to you at a later date.
Can I purchase tickets to give away even if I don’t know who I want to give them to yet?
You can purchase any number of tickets under your name and then transfer the names on the tickets by calling the church office by March 16, 2019. All transfer requests after March 16, 2019 will be handled on-site on April 26, 2019.
What is the minimum age required to attend?
There is no minimum age; however parents should use their discretion as to the maturity of their boys to determine whether or not they should attend. James River Church recommends 13 and above.

Before the Conference

How can I promote the Stronger Men’s Conference in my church?

We have promotional videos and content that we would be happy to provide. If you would like to learn more about our promotional material, simply contact [email protected] or call the church office at (417) 581-5433.

At the Conference

Are translation and interpretation services available?
Yes! Translation services will be available by advanced request.
What if I need special assistance?
We want to make the conference experience awesome for you! Our team is available at the Information Center to help assist anyone who needs special assistance, is mobility impaired or hearing impaired. Feel free to email or call us in advance to let us know how we can assist you.
Is seating assigned?
We have open seating for our guests. However, we do recommend arriving early to save your seat!
What about food/drinks during the conference?
There will be a variety of food options available on-site for purchase, as well as restaurants in the area within a 10-15 minute walking distance.
Will childcare be available during the conference?
No, there will be no childcare available at the 2019 conference.

After the Conference

Will the conference be recorded?
Yes, all the conference sessions will be recorded and will be available for purchase at the end of the conference.