Josh and Dottie McDowell Invite You to

A unique opportunity to meet ministry leaders serving in some of the most spiritually and culturally challenging places on earth.

San Diego, California



Space is limited. Reserve your place today!


Together with our partners we strive to accomplish one mission — to serve others until the whole world hears about Jesus. Come meet the ministry leaders who carry out the vision to develop multiplying disciples everywhere who live, defend and share their faith.


Interact with ministry leaders as they share remarkable, personal stories about how God is bringing a great harvest around the globe. Millions of men, women and youth are coming to faith, growing in their relationship with Christ and sharing Him with others.

  • North Africa and the Middle East
  • Central Asia
  • Europe and Russia
  • Latin America
  • East Asia
  • United States


October 4–7, 2018

Join Josh and Dottie for a special gathering at Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, California. They will host an opening reception on Thursday, October 4, at 6 pm. The event will conclude on Saturday evening, October 6. There will be an informal devotion and brunch on Sunday morning, October 7 (optional).

Each attendee is responsible for their travel and accommodations expenses.


The closest airport is San Diego International Airport (SAN), only thirty miles from the hotel. Parking at the hotel is available at a reduced rate of $17 per night for our group.


The event will be held on the grounds of the beautiful Rancho Bernardo Inn, located at:

17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive
San Diego, CA 92128

Our event rate is $199 per night plus taxes.

Nestled in the San Diego mountains, the award-winning resort features luxurious guest rooms, a spa, fine dining, an 18-hole golf course and spacious meeting rooms. A 10 percent discount on amenities is available to our guests. The hotel will honor the group rate for three days prior to or after our event for those who wish to extend their day.

The weather is normally beautiful this time of the year, but a light jacket for evenings is suggested. Dress is business casual.


October 4–7, 2018

Thursday Opening Reception 6–8 pm
Friday and Saturday General Sessions 9 am–6 pm
Saturday evening concludes with a special dinner from 6:30–8 pm
Sunday (optional) Informal Devotion and Brunch 9–11 am


October 4–7, 2018


Opening Reception, 6–8pm

Friday and Saturday

General Sessions, 9am – 6pm
Saturday evening concludes with a special dinner from 6:30 – 8pm


Informal Devotion and Brunch, 9am – 11pm

Event Registration and Hotel Reservations

To register for the event, click on the button below:

To make your hotel reservation, please contact Rancho Bernardo Inn directly. Reservations will be accepted by calling 844.226.8262 no later than Monday, September 10, 2018. Guest are asked to identify themselves as part of the JOSH MCDOWELL MINISTRY room block to receive the special group rate. First night’s room and tax of $224.67 will be required at the time of reservation. Individual cancellations must be received 72 hours prior to arrival for full refund of deposit.

We know you may have questions, so please feel free to contact us. For hotel or registration questions, please contact Micah Ludwig at Micah.Ludwig@josh.org or 972.567.0283. For general questions, please contact Anne Clarke at Anne.Clarke@josh.org or 214.683.4335.

“I planted the seed, Apollos watered it, but God has been making it grow.”

— 1 Corinthians 3:6 (NIV)

Propaga el amor de Dios