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Lincoln, NE – The Bridge Builders West Conference (May 25-27), will take place at Candlewood Church, which is located at 2640 R Street, Lincoln, NE, 68503.

Clarksville, MD – The Bridge Builders East Conference  (May 18-20), will take place at Oak Ridge Community Church, which is located at 6120 Daylong Lane, Clarksville, MD 21029. We will have our meals in the Potomac Room, and our sessions in the Patuxent Room. Oak Ridge Community Church is located just 20 miles from the Baltimore/Washington International Airport.

Conference Info

Check out the attachments below for conference schedules, topics, and speaker bios.


Your cost of the conference will depend on when you register and pay, so make sure to do so soon! Prices are below:

Before April 30th $49.95 per person
After April 30th $55 per person
Children 12 and under (any time) $15 per person

This cost includes conference registration and materials, breakfast lunch and dinner on Saturday, and breakfast and lunch on Sunday. This cost does not include housing (see housing section below for details).

You can pay online or by mail. Click here for details on registration and payment.


Bridge Builders West Conference – There are a limited number of housing spots with host families from Candlewood Church on a first come, first served basis. There is also some room in the Candlewood Church building (for guys only – no showers). There are also several hotels in the area to choose from. Candlewood Church is located at 2640 R St Lincoln, NE 68503 for reference. Please see registration page for additional important details about housing.

Bridge Builders East Conference – There are a limited number of housing spots with host families from Oak Ridge Community Church on a first come, first served basis. Please register early if you would like to explore this option. See registration page for important details.  

If you’d prefer to stay in a hotel instead of with a host family or register too late for host availability, there are plenty of hotels to choose from in Clarksville and other cities, depending on your preferences in price rage, proximity to Oak Ridge CC, your transportation options etc. Call any hotel directly if you plan on staying there. The following are a few suggestions:

  • Columbia Inn at Peralynna (7 miles) – (410)715-4600
  • Spring Hills Suites at Columbia (7 miles) – (410)290-7896
  • Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel  (6 miles) (410)730-3900
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Laurel (13 miles/20 min from Oak Ridge CC, but closer to the attractions listed on attractions page) – (301)776-5300