AMCF SW Pacific Conference 2018
Tuesday, 23 OCT – Friday, 26 OCT 2018 – Interaction Training. Friday, 26 OCT – Sunday, 28 OCT 2018 – Conference. The Association of Military Christian Fellowships (AMCF) is a community of military Christian fellowships (MCFs), and individual military and civilian Christians, in over 150 nations. MCF Australia is a part of the South West Pacific region of AMCF and will again be hosting an AMCF SW Pacific Conference in October 2018 in Brisbane. During the programs there will be sessions of Bible exposition and encouragement from chaplains and serving officers from different nations relevant to the theme and interactive workshops on such topics as networking between fellowships, strengthening marriages, leadership and ethics. There are two connected events:
(with SW Pacific delegates) Tue 23rd pm- Fri 26th Oct 2018 (invitation event) Enquiries to [email protected]
Friday, 26 OCT 2018 (PM) – Sunday, 28 OCT 2018 (open to all)
It will again be at QCCC Brookfield. The conference centre is 25 minutes from the Brisbane CBD in a beautiful park and forest setting which includes a swimming pool.
Most accommodation will be in single or twin bedrooms, with a few people sharing each bathroom. In some cases up to five delegates of the same sex will share a dormitory. There are also facilities for handicapped persons. Brookfield is fully catered. All meals plus morning tea, afternoon tea and supper will be provided.
Ian Lambert Anglican Bishop to the Australian Defence Force will speak on the conference theme.
Costs (per person)
Conference accommodation, meals and rego fee: $315
Interaction Training accommodation, meals and rego fee: $395
Interaction and Conference accomodation, meals and rego fee: $590
Registration fee only: $120
While the most benefit of the conference will be obtained by living in, day visitors are welcome. The cost of day visits will be provided on application. Please note that only food provided by the conference centre may be consumed there.
Bookings and Payment
More details will be made known as planning progresses.
Supporting the AMCF Conference 2018
We would love to partner with you in enabling the attendance of delegates from Pacific nations at the AMCF conference in Brisbane, October 2018. Costs can vary greatly from tickets, travel insurance, accommodation during the journey as well as conference costs and registrations. We are seeking to set aside $25,000 for helping support those from nations that would not otherwise be able to attend. There are several options on how you can be supporting us.
Pray: Stand with us as a fellow labourer in prayer, and receive prayer updates. Let us know at [email protected]
Give: as a tax-deductible donation to support a Pacific delegate to the Regional Conference 2018.
Or Via EFT Account name: Military Christian Fellowship of Australia BSB 803205, a/c 20412984 (reference AMCF and your name)
Attend: It would be great to have as many as possible join us for the weekend conference. It will be great to meet new friends, to encourage each other. More details to come closer to the event. The last AMCF SW Pacific Conference was held in 2012. In 2012 we had delegates from Solomon Islands, Timor Leste, Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand, Tonga, Kiribati and Australia.