2021 Conferences

October 2021

Cultural Context of Ministry Course (Indiana Wesleyan Seminary)

October 22 - December 16, 2021

This is an eight week English course (MISS500-B – Cultural Context of Ministry course)

November 2021

Seminar at church plant in South Padre Island, Texas

November 19 - 21, 2021

Ministry at a Baptist Church plant in  South Padre, Island. Contact person: Gail Joule at

2022 Conferences

January 2022

Cell Seminar at Iglesia Mana Del Cielo in Sterling, Virginia

January 15 - 16, 2022

cell seminar at Iglesia Mana Del Cielo at 21670 Ridgetop Cir, Sterling, VA 20166. Contact person: Walter Flores at

February 2022

Conference at Bethel International in Newark, New Jersey

February 25 - 27, 2022

Pastor Byron Straube at Bethel International Church in Newark, New York. Person of contact: Byron Straube at

March 2022

JCG relational day and board meeting (celebration of 20 years of ministry)

March 8 - 10, 2022

Annual meeting of the JCG board in Myrtle Beach; a celebration of 20 years of ministry together. Contact person: Joel Comiskey at

April 2022

Cell conference at Essence Church in Albuquerque, New Mexico

April 8 - 10, 2022

Cell conference in English and Spanish at Essence church. Contact person: Monica Becerra at or

May 2022

Cell group ministry in Tamaulpas, Mexico

May 16 - 18, 2022

Cell conference and pastoral ministry with pastor Daniel de los Reyes Villarreal at

Writing for Publication course by Joel Comiskey

May 31 - August 30, 2022
  • May 31, 2022: two hours (4 p.m. to 6 p.m. pacific time at; Motivation for writing; Reading: Peter Elbow, Writing with Power
  • June 28, 2022: two hours (4 p.m. to 6 p.m. pacific time at; How to write well; Reading: William Zinsser, On Writing Well
  • July 26, 2022:  two hours (4 p.m. to 6 p.m. pacific time at; Publishing what you’ve written; Reading: Jane Friedman, The Business of Being a Writer
  • August 30, 2022: two hours (4 p.m. to 6 p.m. pacific time at; Marketing what you’ve published; Reading: Penny C. Sansevieri, 5-Minute Book Marketing for Authors

June 2022

Vision and Passion Conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

June 16 - 19, 2022

Contact person Timo Barbosa at  or 

July 2022

Small group conference among Southern Baptist convention--Campo Grande, Brazil

July 21 - 24, 2022

Cell conference at First Baptist church Campo Grande (pastor Gilson). Contact information:

Small group conference among Southern Baptist convention--Curitiba, Brazil

July 28 - 31, 2022

Cell conference at Igreja Batista do Bacacheri in Curitiba, Brazil. Contact information:

September 2022

Day with Joel and Mario in Manassas, Virginia at Elim Virginia

September 17, 2022

Day with Joel and Mario at Elim Virginia in Manassas, Virginia. Check out the website. Please write for more information.

October 2022

Cell Seminar at the Elim Church in Austin, Texas

October 28 - 30, 2022

Cell seminar at Elim August. Contact person: Joshua Robles: at or