Save the Date 

Pastors and Leaders 2019:

Loving Our Neighbors in Tense Times

Monday evening, Feb. 25, - Thursday, 12:30 pm, Feb. 28


Andrew Draper, PhD, Pastor, Urban Light Community Church, Muncie, Indiana

David Hooker, PhD, Associate Professor of the Practice of Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding, University of Notre Dame's Keough School of Global Affairs and Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Maren Tyedmers Hange, MDiv, Pastor, Charlottesville (Va.) Mennonite Church



Monday evening, 7:00 pm: Opening Worship and Keynote Session: Andrew Draper

Tuesday morning, 8:45 am: Teaching Session: Andrew Draper

Tuesday morning, 11:00 am: Worship; Preacher: David Hooker

Tuesday afternoon, 2:00 pm: Workshops 

Tuesday evening, 6:30 pm: Light up the Library

Wednesday morning: 8:45 am: Teaching Session: David Hooker

Wednesday  morning, 11:00 am: Worship; Preacher: Maren Tyedmers Hange

Wednesday afternoon, 2:00 pm: Roundtable with David Hooker, Andrew Draper, and others

Wednesday evening, 6:00 pm: Banquet

Thursday morning, 8:45 am: Teaching Session: David Hooker

Thursday morning, 11:00 am: Closing worship; Preacher: Andrew Draper


Workshops will run Tuesday afternoon. We are seeking workshop proposals. Please check back for a proposal submission form, available September 1.  



Audio recordings

Listen to recordings of plenary sessions from Pastors and Leaders 2018 

Lodging and Transportation

AMBS guest house lodging is available on a first come first served basis. 


Meals are non-refundable. 


Available for children ages 1-5. 

Continuing Education Units

Attending all plenary and workshop sessions earns 1.2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Indicate if you would like to receive CEUs when you register, and pick up your CEU certificate when leaving the final session Thursday afternoon.