About IFC

For nearly 19 years, Drs. Bill & Veronica Winston and Bill Winston Ministries have touched the lives of countless men, women and young people through the International Faith Conference (IFC). Get ready to experience one of the Top Christian Conferences of the year… a life of victory and faith through God’s Word.

Join us for six anointed days – Sunday, September 10, 2017 through Friday, September 15, 2017 and receive powerful prophetic words on healing, finances, family, business, ministry, and more.

Conference events include Morning and Evening Sessions; Prayer Praise and Pampering Women’s Luncheon; Leadership Summit*; and Bill Winston Ministries Partner Appreciation Reception*

The Morning Sessions will begin at 10:00am daily from Tuesday, Sept. 12 to Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 and
The Evening Sessions begin at 6:00pm on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 and at 7:00pm nightly from Monday, Sept. 11 to Friday, Sept. 15, 2017

Day & Evening Sessions of this Conference will be streamed live via ifc.billwinston.org, www.billwinston.org, YouTube & ROKU.

Children’s Church is FREE and will be open nightly from Sunday, September 10 to Friday, September 15 to children ages 3-12. Younger children must be potty-trained.
During the conference, Children’s Church doors open a hour before service starts each night.

*General Conference Registration will open March 31, 2017.


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Hotel Accommodations

Below are the host hotels for the 2017 International Faith Conference.
The conference host will provide FREE Shuttle services between the host hotels and the conference venue only. Please specify your request for shuttle service upon registration.

For shuttle services to and/or from the airport, please call the hotel of your choosing for services offered or be sure to make your airport travel arrangements ahead of time.

  • Hilton Suites

    10 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
    (630) 941-0100 or 1(800) HILTONS
    Rate Code: Living Word 2017 Faith Conference
    Deadline to book August 28, 2017
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  • Holiday Inn Express

    200 S. Mannheim Rd., Hillside, IL 60162
    (708) 544-2700 or 1(800) HOLIDAY
    Rate Code: Living Word Faith Conference
    Deadline to book August 28, 2017
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What is the expected number of attendees?

For the daytime and evening sessions, we are expecting more than 3000 attendees each day.

What are the dates and times for the Conference?

Dates: Sunday, September 10, 2017 to Friday, September 15, 2017
Daytime Sessions begin at 10:00am daily
Evening Sessions begin at 6:00pm on Sunday only & at 7:00pm Monday through Friday
(Doors open on Sunday at 5pm & Monday through Friday doors open at 6pm)

* Daytime and Evening Sessions are FREE and open to the public.
* Childcare will be provided for the Evening Sessions only from 6pm to 9pm at the Children’s Church.

Where is the Conference being held?

The conference is being held at Living Word Christian Center located at 7600 West Roosevelt Road, Forest Park, IL 60130 (on the south side of the Forest Park Plaza).

I am an International attendee. How can I get a letter of invitation for travel purposes?

International attendees are welcome to the 2017 International Faith Conference.

Unfortunately, we do not provide letters of invitation for visa procurement nor do assist with getting necessary documentation for travel. Please ensure that you meet the required U.S. immigration travel guidelines and have obtained the required travel documents before registering for the conference as the registration fee is non-refundable.

I would like to attend the BWM Partner Appreciation Reception. How can I sign up?

The Partner Appreciation Reception, hosted by Bill Winston Ministries (BWM), is a time to connect and fellowship with all Partners and potential Partners of Bill Winston Ministries. This FREE event takes place every year during the International Faith Conference (IFC). *Registration is required.

*You can register for this event by selecting the applicable check box while completing your general registration for the conference, indicating your interest in signing up for the BWM Partner Appreciation Reception.

Will there be assigned seating?

There is reserved seating for conference speakers and special guests only. All other seating is limited and not guaranteed.

Will there be a translator at this Conference?

Yes, Spanish translation will be made available at this conference.

Are cameras and or video/audio recorders permitted in and during the conference?

No recording will be allowed.

Will this Conference be streamed online?

Yes, the Daytime Sessions (Tuesday through Thursday only) & Evening Sessions (All days: Monday through Friday) will be streamed live via www.billwinston.org, The Conference Website, ROKU, and YOUTUBE.

*The Daytime Sessions begin at 10am from Tuesday, September 12, 2017 through Friday, September 15, 2017

The Evening Sessions begin at 6pm on Sunday, September 11, 2016 and at 7pm on Monday, September 11, 2017 through Friday, September 15, 2017.

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