January 18-20, 2018
Be A Voice For Life
Washington, DC
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This conference helped our people to engage in conversation about major pro-life issues.
Trent S. Maryville, TN
I was informed, inspired, and encourage to make a difference in my community.
Paige. C Deerfield, IL
Our church staff was able to step away and focus on what the gospel says about the issue of life.
Garrett K. Alexandria, VA
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40+ Speakers
JW Marriott

1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington D.C. 20004
(202) 393-2000

Hotel Rates:
Single/Double: $219.00/night
Additional per person: $20.00/night

Executive Room: $219.00/night

 

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Tickets can be refunded in full until December 1, 2017. Please email [email protected] for more information.

  • Check-in/Exhibits Open
    9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Main Stage Sessions
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Keynote - Russell Moore on Image of God & Human Dignity
    • Testimony - TBA
    • Panel - "The Future of the Pro-Life Movement: Pregnancy Resource Centers and the fight for life​" with Robyn Chambers (Moderator), Brian Fisher, Cindy Hopkins, Anne O'Connor, & Cindi Boston
    • Brief Talk - Trillia Newbell on Pro-Choice to Pro-Life
    • Keynote - TBA
    • Panel - "Politics and the person: Why legislation matters for the pro-life cause" with Travis Wussow (Moderator), Tim Goeglein, Charlie Camosy, Kevin Theriot, & Shannon Royce
  • Dinner Break
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Main Stage Sessions
    7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • Brief Talk - Danny Akin on "How the Gospel Shapes our Pro-Life Passion"
    • Keynote - Joni Eareckson Tada on disabilities
    • Keynote - Jim Daly on adoption
    • Panel - "Adoption and Foster Care: Providing Hope for the Hurting" with Sharen Ford (Moderator), Dan Dumas, Chuck Johnson, & Emily Richards
  • Main Stage Session
    8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Brief Talk - Phillip Bethancourt on the opioid crisis
    • Keynote - Ann Voskamp on refugees
    • Pane - "Bridging the Gap: Pro-Life and Pro-Justice" with Russell Moore, Ann Voskamp, Jim Daly, & Jenny Yang
    • Testimony - Smooth Via
    • Brief Talk - Kelly Rosati on foster care & adoption
  • Lunch/March for Life Break/Dinner
    11:00 AM-7:30 PM
  • Main Stage Session
    7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    • Brief Talk - Jenny Yang on World Relief
    • Keynote - Rich Stearns on "What Matthew 25 tells us about the value of life"
    • Panel - "Be a Voice for Life: Developing a Compelling Pro-Life Message"
  • Breakout Session 1
    9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
    • Option 1 - "Special Needs/Mental Health" with Palmer Williams (Moderator), Kelly Rosati, Steve Grcevich, & Joel Dillon
    • Option 2 - "Pro-Life and Pro-Justice: Holistic Ministry for Human Flourishing" with Justin Lopez, Kimberly Merida, & Wesley Smith
    • Option 3 - "Case for Life"
  • Breakout Session 2
    10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Option 1 - "The Pro-Life Generation Panel: Millennials and the Sanctity of Life" with Hannah Sultemeier & Lauren McAfee
    • Option 2 - "Family Matters: Becoming Pro-Life Parents" with Daniel Patterson (Moderator), Kevin Smith, Joy White, & Nathan Lino
    • Option 3 - "The Church and the Sanctity of Life: Developing Church-Based Pro-Life Ministries" with Roland Warren, Susie Hawkins, Dean Inserra, & Carmem Carmo
While you are at the conference, Join us for the
March for Life
FRIDAY, JANUARY 19
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The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission is an entity of the Southern Baptist Convention. The ERLC is dedicated to engaging the culture with the gospel of Jesus Christ and speaking to issues in the public square for the protection of religious liberty and human flourishing. Our vision can be summed up in three words: kingdom, culture and mission.


Focus on the Family is a global Christian ministry dedicated to helping families thrive. We provide help and resources for couples to build healthy marriages that reflect God's design, and for parents to raise their children according to morals and values grounded in biblical principles.

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Standard $119 until 12/5 | Final $139 until 1/18
*Discounted rates are available for students, church planters, and groups.