Empowering Commissioned Pastors Conference

PC(USA) Co-Moderators Rev. Cindy Kohlmann and RE Vilmarie Cintrón-Olivieri in Plenary Sessions
Rescheduled to October 7-10, 2020.
Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church
Richardson, TX

The Commissioned Pastors Network of the Synod of the Sun presents the Empowering Commissioned Pastors Conference to be held October 7-10, 2020, at Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church, Richardson Texas (Dallas - Fort Worth area).


This conference will be all about and for Commissioned Pastors in all the varied circumstances and ways that CPs serve the Church. If you are actively training to become a CP, but have not yet been commissioned, this conference is for you as well!


PC(USA) Co-Moderators Rev. Cindy Kohlmann and RE Vilmarie Cintrón-Olivieri will be there to help lead plenary sessions and the event will also feature excellent workshops that will support Commissioned Pastors and strengthen skills and ministries. This conference is focused on Empowering Commissioned Pastors as they serve an increasing portion of our PCUSA congregations.

Limited scholarships are available on a first-request basis, offered only to Commissioned Pastors (CPs, CLPs, CREs, etc.)

Early registration (by August 26, 2020) - $125

Regular registration (August 26 - September 9, 2020) - $150

Please note: Lunches and Dinners are included in the registration fee. Free breakfast is offered at the event hotels.

Single and Two Day Registrations now Available

Single-day and two-day registrations for the event are now available! If you are only able to attend the event for a short time, consider registering for a shorter commitment, while still enjoying the plenary speakers/panels and workshops. Lunch and dinner on those days are included.

$75 for Thursday only

$75 for Friday only

$85 for Friday and Saturday

Use the special link below for single or two day registration. Advanced registration required. No registrations will be accepted after October 1st.

Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church is located in Richardson, TX, a suburb of Dallas, TX. The conference hotel and event space is accessible via ride-sharing apps (Uber/Lyft) from Love Field Airport and Dallas/Fort Worth Aiport.

3901 North Star Road

Richardson, TX 75092


Event Hotel

The conference has negotiated a special rate with the Holiday Inn - North Garland (3.8 miles from Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church). Mention the Conference name and date for the special event rate. This cost also includes breakfast at the hotel.

Holiday Inn North Garland
5110 N. President George Bush HWY
Garland, TX 75040

$109.00 - Single

$119.00 - Double Queen

Additional Hotels

We have also negotiated additional nearby hotels. Mention the Conference name and date for the special event rate.

LaQuinta Dallas -- Wylie
   2210 W. Freeway 544
   Wylie, Texas
   Rate---84.00 per night

Hoiliday Inn and Suites
  2001 E. President Geo Bush 
  Plano, Texas
  Trish Sellers  Hotel Mgr.
  Rate----104.00 per night

Hawthrone Suites
  250 Municipal Dr.
  Richardson. Texas  75000
  Rate---76.08 including tax

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Cedar Hill, TX 75104

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