Upcoming Events

mkcs-synergy-logo-blue22019 MK Synergy: MKCS & IMKEC Joint Conference

September 10-13th, 2019 | ABWE – New Cumberland, PA
  (Starts Sept. 10th with dinner, please arrive by 4pm. Ends Sept. 13th at noon)

Every three years the MK Caregivers Summit and Intermission MK Education Consultation combine conferences.  This gathering is for those who are involved in MK care and or education at some level in their ministries or roles.  The goal of the event is to foster networking, encourage each other, share resources, process the latest research, and brainstorm strategies together.

Keynote Speakers:
Tim Sanford

Tim Sanford is a licensed professional counselor who works in Focus on the Family’s counseling department and in his own private practice. He is also a pastor, a public speaker and the author of two books, Losing Control and Liking It and I Have to Be Perfect.

Lois Bushong
MK, Counselor, International Speaker and Author of “Belonging Everywhere & Nowhere: Insights into Counseling the Globally Mobile”

There will be many workshops on the topics of Care and Education of MKs.

Regular (June 2nd – Aug 1st)
   Double Occupancy: $375
   Commuter (not meals included): $225
   Commuter (lunch/dinner included): $295

  Late Registration (Aug 2nd – Sept 1st)
   Commuter rate only available (Housing must be arranged on own)
   Commuter (not meals included): $250
   Commuter (lunch/dinner included): $315
*Registration closed September 2nd.

Pre-Conference Event:
Sept. 9-10, 2019 |
Sept. 9 (5:30pm) to Sept. 10 (noon)
     This event is for those who are new to MK Care and Education.

Flat rate (room/board/material): $140
Commuter (meals/materials only): $70
*Registration closed September 2nd.

Registration Form


Helpful Information:
Airport Shuttle:
No shuttle available.
Early/Late Arrivals: $75/night (includes breakfast and room only)
Housing: We will be using the La Quinta Inn in New Cumberland, PA. Booking is reserved through registration. *There will be a shuttle between ABWE and the hotel.

Planning Committee:

Bret Taylor
MK Care & Education
Tammy Sharp Barnabas – TCK Consultant
Sheryl O’BryanMK Care & Education
Pete Ammerman  Ethnos360 – MK Care
Lynn Shingledecker-WheelerSIL – TCK Care & Education

Send questions to contactmkcs@gmail.com.