News

In this News section of our website you’ll find various stories, updates, and other snippets throughout the year that we want to share with you. Check out some highlights below and check back often for more!

Post Conference Updates E-Mail

Okoboji Bible Conference Friends, It was three weeks ago today that we closed out Conference 2020. What a week it was! It is much quieter here on campus these days and I miss the energy and spirit of Conference week. I am sure that life has moved back into typical end of summer/early fall routines. The…

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Pastor’s Day Invite 2020

Okoboji Bible Conference Pastor’s Day Tuesday, September 29th We want to encourage and inspire our regional pastors and spouses!  Location: Arrowwood Resort in Okoboji Times: 9:30 am to 1:00 pm (Lunch included) Stick around for Optional Golf at Brooks Golf Course in the afternoon. A special rate is being given for Pastors Day. You can…

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Revised 2020 Conference Schedule

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Adult Community Change

2020 is a Year of Change Two of our Communities were rescheduled. The Enneagram: A Christian Perspective with Lisa Vischer and Renovation of the Heart with Ryan Harmon will both take place next year. In their place are the great communities listed below. Communities happen weekdays from 10:30 to 11:45. Due to COVID and social…

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Pre-Conference Prayer Prompts

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Conference 2020 Frequently Asked Questions

Friends, We look forward to gathering a few weeks for Conference 2020 both in person and online! Given all the adjustments to Conference this year a list of Frequently Asked Questions is below. Have more questions? Reach out to our office 712.332.2883! -Jon Will masks be required  at Conference?  Masks/Face coverings will be highly encouraged…

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Pre-Conference Letter and Schedule

Hello Friends, Please click the link below to view or download the pre-conference letter and schedule. OBC20_8.5×11-Letter-digital (2) Blessings!  

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The Space

Dear OBCM Family and Friends, Below is a post that I shared on my personal Facebook Page. It shares a bit of my story. I shared it when I shared Phil Vischer’s recent viral video on Race in America that stemmed from a class that Phil and Rob Vischer taught here in Okoboji three summers…

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Conference 2020 Decision Annoucement

Below is the script to the video —- June 1 Conference Announcement  Here we are on June 1st. I told you that today we would be announcing a decision for Conference this summer. As you know nothing in the last few months has been typical. The good news is that in close consultation with our…

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Conference 2020 Planning Update

Friends and Family of  OBCM, Our annual gathering for the Okoboji Bible Conference is a rhythm of faith and family for many every summer. The global pandemic and corresponding government, state and local responses have brought our annual gathering into question this August. I wanted to give you an update on our plans relating to…

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