Frequently Asked Questions


Is there a phone number or email where I can contact the organizer with any questions?

If you have any questions, you can email email or call 918.335.6862.


When will the conference begin & what will be covered?

(For an overview of the schedule, click here.)

 The conference will be made up of several different events:

Thursday, November 14 (9:45am–4:30pm): Pastors & Church Leaders

Pastors and individuals in leadership at a church are invited to attend a special session with Josh McDowell on Thursday, November 14 from 9:45am–4:30pm.  Josh McDowell is bringing a unique group of speakers with him who can speak to the various challenges and solutions churches are facing today.  A question and answer period with the panel of speakers will follow the final session of the day.

Group rates & other packages for pastors are available at a significantly discounted rate.  For more information, visit the pastors’ registration page by clicking here.

Thursday, November 14 (6:30–8:30pm): Dinner with Josh & Sean McDowell

Anyone can register to attend a special dinner with Josh & Sean McDowell on Thursday evening, November 14 from 6:30–8:30pm.  Registration for the dinner event includes admission to all sessions on Friday and lunch at no additional charge.  Limited space is available for seating, so make your reservations early.

Pastors who register for this dinner will receive free admission to all events, including the Pastors/Leaders session.  Lunch will  be provided at both events at no additional charge.

Friday, November 15 (8:30am–3:00pm): Inauguration of the Josh McDowell Institute

Everyone is invited to register for the inauguration of the Josh McDowell Institute on Friday, November 15 from 8:30am–3:00pm.  Josh & Sean McDowell are bringing a team of some of the most sought out speakers in the nation to help prepare you to reach those loved ones who still have doubts about the Christian faith. You’ll learn about some of the incredible new resources that the Josh McDowell Institute is offering to help you grow in courage & confidence as you share your faith with others.

For more information about general admission packages & discounts, click here.

For more information about registration packages for pastors, click here.


Where is the event taking place?

The conference will be held on Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s main campus in Bartlesville, Oklahoma:

Oklahoma Wesleyan University
2201 Silver Lake Road
Bartlesville, OK 74006


What hotel accommodations are nearby?

For information about hotels in the area, visit


Can I Attend All of the Events?

The first event on Thursday, November 14 is reserved only for pastors & church leaders.

Dinner with Josh & Sean McDowell on Thursday evening at 6pm is open to anyone who registers, but seat availability is much more limited. Anyone interested in attending should consider making registering early. For more information about dinner with Josh & Sean McDowell, visit the registration page.

The inauguration on Friday, November 15 is open to all who register.


Will tickets be available at the door?

If there are tickets remaining, you’ll be able to buy them at the door.


How much are tickets? Is there a group rate?

Tickets to the inauguration will cost less if you register early or come with a group.  Space is limited, so register early to get your ticket .

Ticket Options:

General Admission:

    • Early Bird Registration: $20/person (Ends October 15 at 11:59pm)
    • Groups of 5 or more: $15/person
    • Late Registration: $30/person (Starts October 16)

Pre-Inauguration Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 14:

    • $150/person
    • $1,000/table (up to 10 guests)
    • Free Admission to the inauguration conference on Friday, November 15

Click here to visit the General Registration Page

Pastors & Church Leaders:

    • Package 1: Pastors Meeting + Dinner
      • $150/guest
      • $1,000/table (up to 10 guests)
      • Free admission to the inauguration conference on Friday, November 15
    • Package 2: Pastors Meeting + Inauguration Conference
      • Groups of 5 or more: $30/person
      • Groups of 2-4: $40/person
      • Single: $50/person
    • Package 3: Pastors Meeting Only
      • Groups of 5 or more: $15/person
      • Groups of 2-4: $20/person
      • Single: $30/person

Pastors can register with one of these packages by visiting the Pastors & Church Leaders Registration Page.


Will you send me tickets or a confirmation number?

You will receive an email after registration confirming your order.  Please print your tickets and present them at the entrance of each event.



The cut off date for requesting refunds is October 31, which is two weeks before the event. Please allow up to four weeks to receive your refund.


Will there be concessions available at the event?

Concessions will not be available between sessions, but lunch will be provided to attendees on Thursday and Friday at no additional charge.