Doctrine and Devotion 2018 Conference

The Spirit and the Church


Doctrine and Devotion's second conference is happening on April 20th and 21st 2018 in the western suburbs of Chicago. This year it's a two day event that will focus on the person and work of the Holy Spirit in the local church.

Time is running out—register today!

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    Doug Logan

    Doug Logan is the Director of Diversity and Co-Director of Church in Hard Places with Acts 29. He formerly served as Senior Pastor of Epiphany Camden, a church founded under his leadership in 2012. Currently, Doug serves as a founding board member of an Urban Church Planting Network called Thriving and sits on the Board of Trustees at his Alma Mater, Lancaster Bible College-Capital Seminary and Graduate School, where he holds an M.A.M. in Church Planting. In 2016, he authored his first book, On the Block: Developing a Biblical Picture for Missional Engagement. Doug and his wife, Angel, have been married since 1996 and have three adult sons and three grandchildren.


    Joe Thorn

    Joe is the Lead Pastor of Redeemer Fellowship and the author of a few books. His most recent work is a 3 volume set on the local church through Moody Publishers. He and Jen have been married for 20 years and have four children.


    Jimmy Fowler

    Jimmy is an Elder Candidate, and the Executive Pastoral Assistant at Redeemer Fellowship in St. Charles, IL. He and his wife have been married for over 10 years and have three children.


    When and Where

    The conference begins Friday at 7pm on April 20th and continues on the 21st from 9am to 5pm. We will meet at New Covenant Bible Church in St. Charles, IL.



    For those staying overnight, Doctrine and Devotion has secured a special rate at Fairfield Inn and Suites in St. Charles. The hotel is only about a five minute drive from the event and close to a number of restaurants and stores.

    Special rate available 4/20/18 to 4/22/18, and must be booked by 3/23/18.



    If you're staying in St. Charles into Sunday you can join us for worship at Redeemer Fellowship where Pastor Doug Logan will be preaching at both of our morning services. We also recommend New Covenant Bible Church in St. Charles, and Westminster Presbyterian in Elgin.



    Early Bird
    $60 (Expired)

    Use the promo code EARLYBIRDSUCKA when registering before 12/1/17 for a 20% discount!

    Full Registration

    Full registration includes a custom journal for taking notes, a conference t-shirt, and free books.

    Student Rate

    Currently enrolled students can register for this discounted rate, which includes a free journal. T-shirts can be purchased at the conference.


    Conference Schedule

    Friday, April 20

    • Registration / Social

    • Welcome

    • The Spirit and the Scripture

      Doug Logan

    • The Spirit and Regeneration

      Joe Thorn

    • Dismissal

    Saturday, April 21

    • Registration / Social

    • Welcome Back

    • The Spirit and Sanctification

      Jimmy Fowler

    • The Spirit and Filling

      Doug Logan

    • Doctrine and Devotion Live

    • Lunch

    • Welcome Back

    • The Spirit and Intercession

      Jimmy Fowler

    • The Spirit and Revival

      Joe Thorn

    • The Spirit and The Church

      Doug Logan

    • Q&A Session

    • Closing Remarks and Dismissal