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Hispanic Youth Ministry Convocation 2017

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This event, commencing with the Barton Lecture on Thursday evening and concluding on Saturday at lunch, will gather those engaged in ministry with Hispanic youth for an enriching time of learning and networking. Participants will select a focus area of ministry and attend workshops led by field experts. The experiences of Hispanic youth and young adults will be highlighted.


To attend, register at:

Registration Fees (meals included):
Last day to register is Thursday, March 23 at 5:00 p.m. CST.

Youth, 18 years or younger - $25.00

College Student/College Seminarian - $50.00

General Attendee - $95.00


Thursday, April 6
5:30 p.m. - Sign In
6:00 p.m. - The Barton Lecture and dinner at Great Hall in Highland Park United Methodist Church. 

More details and parking instructions will be sent to all attendees closer to the event.

Friday, April 7
9:00 a.m.    Opening Team Devotion
9:30 a.m. -  11:00 a.m.  Morning Workshops
12:00 p.m.  Lunch & Lecture by Rev. Elizabeth Tamez
1:30 p.m. -  5:30 p.m. Afternoon Workshops
6:30 p.m.    Dinner & Youth Plenary

Saturday, April 8
8:30 a.m.     Opening Team Devotion
9:00 a.m. -   11:00 a.m. Team Reflections & Presentations
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Worship Service
12:00 p.m.   Dismissal

For more details, view the full agenda.

The Barton Lecture

Dr. Elizabeth Conde-Frazier
Vice President of Education & Dean of Esperanza College
Eastern University

The Barton Lecture will be held at Great Hall in Highland Park United Methodist Church on Thursday, April 6. Dinner is included. Parking information will be emailed to attendees. 


There are various hotels near the SMU campus that offer a discounted rate to SMU visitors. To view your options, click here

We suggest you contact the Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities, which offers a complimentary shuttle service to campus.

Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities
6070 North Central Express
Dallas, TX 75206

If you have any questions, please contact Jazmin Cabrera or call 214.768.2265.

Earlier Event: April 5
4/5 Mystery Guest (BA)
Later Event: April 7
4/7 Meeting with Andy Smith