LOCATION – Moraine Valley Church,  6300 W 127th St, Palos Heights, IL 60463

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. You may register at the door – the rates will be:

$99 single attendee: Conference Only

$109 single attendee: Conference PLUS Pre-conference

$396 group of 5: Conference Only

$436 group of 5: Conference PLUS Pre-conference

If you have any questions, please contact Ronn Read at ronnread@maninthemirror.org


FUEL: Midwest – The Man in the Mirror Regional Leaders Conference

Hear from inspirational speakers. Participate in interactive workshops about leadership, relationships and ministry. Engage in powerful worship. Take home proven strategies to use in your church or ministry. Create and sustain relationships with pastors and ministry leaders in your local area.

This 2-day Midwest regional conference allows you access to the 30-plus years of Man in the Mirror’s experience in reaching and discipling men with minimal cost and travel time. Think of the impact this conference will have on the men and churches of the Midwest!

Keynote Speakers


David Murrow is an award-winning television producer and writer based in Alaska. He is also director of Church for Men, an organization that helps congregations reconnect with men and boys. His first book, Why Men Hate Going to Church, was an instant Christian bestseller. In conjunction with his book, Murrow has spoken to groups as large as 3000 people in venues all over the world. He’s been a trainer for Promise Keepers. He and his wife, Gina, have three children and three grandchildren.


Jackson Crum and his wife, Donna, have lived in the city of Chicago since 2004 where he serves as the lead Pastor of Park Community Church.  Park’s demographic is currently 60% single with an average age of 31 and is located five minutes from the Loop.  Park currently has 13 services on 9 campuses in Chicago. Jackson received his Masters from Westminster Theological Seminary.

Donna and Jackson have two married sons. Josh has Jackson’s three grandkids and is pastoring outside of Philadelphia and Christian who is teaching at an international school in Europe.



Brett Clemmer is a husband, father, disciple-maker, outdoor enthusiast, and avid Boston sports fan. Brett joined Man in the Mirror in 2000 and now serves as President. His passion is to make the church relevant to younger men and men on the fringe. He breaks through the resistance that many men feel toward spiritual topics with his use of personal stories and humor. Brett and his wife, Kimberly, live just outside Orlando, Florida, where they have raised a couple of great kids.


FUEL: Midwest Conference Itinerary

(Subject to change)

Friday, October 14, 2016
2:00pm                Pre-Conference Workshops
5:30pm                Dinner (on your own)
7:00pm                CONFERENCE STARTS – Main Session with David Murrow

Saturday, October 15, 2016
7:30am                Continental Breakfast
8:00am                Main Session with Jackson Crum
9:45am                Workshops
10:45am              Networking
11:00am              Workshops
12:15pm              Lunch
1:15pm                Main Session with Brett Clemmer
2:30pm                Dismissal