Big Jesus Youth Ministry Conference (BJYMC) will take place July 18th-20th at Right Direction Church International. It is an exclusive weekend infused with dynamic events that will offer an unforgettable experience for middle and high school students. We will also have sessions for Youth Workers and Parents as well! There will be special guest artists and speakers!
PASTOR CHANDLER BAILEY
Frequently Asked Questions
The first session of the conference will take place on Thursday, July 18th at 6:30 PM. The conference will conclude after our last session at 12:30 pm on Saturday, July 20th.
The conference will take place at Right Direction Church International located at 3506 Broad River Road Columbia, SC.
Early Bird prices are $10 for students, $12 for youth workers, and $15 for parents. These prices end on June 30th. Group pricing for 10 or more people is $7 per person. Prices increase on July 1st.
The registration fee covers your admission to all 3 days of the conference. It does not include meals, transportation, or lodging.
No, there won’t be any additional fees after the cost of registration other than cost associated with travel. Dinner will be available for purchase on Thursday & Friday night of the conference prior to the start of our first session. Snacks will be available for purchase at the EPIC snack shop throughout the conference. Exclusive BJYMC merchandise will be available for purchase as well.
Currently, our registration process is available online to pay with a debit/credit card.
Thank you for understanding that no refunds are available. We do allow transfers.
Onsite registration is available; however, we encourage registration as soon as possible so that your spot is guaranteed.
Yes. Please visit our registration page for more information on group pricing. Please note that large groups are for organizations and church groups only.
There will be an EPIC Fun Fest @ 10:00am and Youth Worker breakout sessions @ 11:00 am on Friday. There will be seminars and discussion for students, youth workers, and parents on Saturday morning of the conference beginning at 10:00 am.
Big Jesus Youth Ministry Conference is open to middle and high school students and/or teenagers between the ages of 13 through 19 years of age, parents, and youth workers.
Yes. All students, parents, and youth workers must register to gain access to the conference. Individuals and groups can also register by texting MyBigWeekend to 484848
Childcare will not be provided.
There are room blocks secured at the Hyatt Place and Hampton Inn and Suites. Please see information regarding hotels below:
1130 Kinley Road, Irmo, SC 29063 803-407-1560 Group Name: Right Direction Ministries Group Code: G-RIDM | Rate: $99 Reservation Cut-off date: July 4, 2019
Hampton Inn and Suites
101 Woodcross Drive, Columbia, SC 29212 803-749-6999 Group Name: Right Direction Ministries Group Code: RDC | Rate: $109 Reservation Cut-off date: July 8, 2019
conference SESSION Schedule
Battle for Your Seed General Session with Dr. Marcia Bailey (6:30pm)
Youth Worker Mixer
Student Breakout Session
EPIC Fun Fest (10:00am)
Youth Worker Breakout Session (11:00am)
We Smoke General Session with Pastor Chandler Bailey (7:00pm)
Parent Mixer (7:00pm)
Faith on a Friday Late Night Show (After We Smoke General Session)
General & Breakout Sessions for Students, Youth Workers & Parents
BISHOP HERBERT & DR. MARCIA BAILEY
DR. HARRISON PINCKNEY
Music and Entertainment Guests
KENNEDY ALEXANDER ROBERTSON