Our Conferences

YCWI offers conferences for continuing education and in-person fellowship.

Our 2018 Conference is in St. Louis, Missouri, July 16-19, and we will be focusing on the theme We: Embodied Ministry, Justice and Reconciliation. Learn more on our conference page.

  • Cathedral College in Washington, DC, was the site for preaching conferences in 2007 & 2008.
  • We hosted our own Conference in 2010 at Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, followed by our conference in 2011 all about rest and renewal at Duke Divinity School in Durham, NC.
  • In 2012, we hosted our fifth conference at McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, IL to explore sabbath.
  • In 2013, we hosted our sixth conference at Vanderbilt Divinity School in Nashville, TN.
  • The 2014 conference was held in Minneapolis, MN.
  • In 2015 we were welcomed to Austin, TX, and Austin Seminary.
  • Boston University welcomed us for our 2016 conference, themed ‘Leading With Presence.’
  • For our first non-US conference, in 2017 we headed to Vancouver, BC, Canada, to talk about God’s Stories, Our Stories.
Registration for conferences is open to all young clergy women and future young clergy women.

St. Louis, Missouri
2018 Conference Site