Celebration Banquet 2019

Celebrate with Us!

The Celebration Banquet is a great way to introduce your missions team and leadership to the ministries of Converge MidAmerica. Scott Ridout, president of Converge, will share with us as the evening's keynote speaker.

Join us Thursday, April 4, 2019 for our next celebration.

Registration Opens at 6:30pm
Program Begins at 7:00pm


>> Register here for the 2019 Celebration Banquet. <<

If you would like to host a table or have any questions, please contact Wanda Manning or call 847-692-4125.

Hotel Information

For guests who need hotel accommodations: When calling to make a reservation, be sure to ask for the Converge MidAmerica Banquet group rate. Rates are based on single/double occupancy.

  • Hampton Inn Chicago O'Hare - 847-671-1700 ($94 Double/King) Breakfast included. Complimentary parking. March 14, 2019 reservation deadline. To make a reservation, click here
  • Hyatt Regency O'Hare - 847-696-1234 ($199 Double/King) Breakfast NOT included. Discounted parking at $20/night. March 14, 2019 reservation deadline. To make a reservation, click here
  • Comfort Inn O'Hare - 847-635-1300 ($105 plus tax for Double/King) Breakfast included. Parking at $5/night. March 14, 2019 reservation deadline. To make a reservation, click here

 About Our Keynote Speaker

Scott Ridout is the president of Converge. A graduate of Virginia Tech and Columbia International University, he and his wife Lisa led Sun Valley Community Church in Gilbert, Arizona, from 1998 to 2014. Sun Valley grew from 375 to roughly 5,000 attendees on three campuses under his leadership. President Ridout also served six years as a Converge overseer, including two years as chairman. He has been a co-leader of the Vision Arizona church planting team since 1998 and has led Converge Generosity since 2008. President Ridout is also a church leadership mentor and coach.