Parkside Church

Basics Conference

Basics is a conference hosted by Parkside Church for men who serve as pastors and Christian workers. The conference aims to encourage and equip pastors to do the basics of Christian ministry well. 

Our next conference will be held May 2-4, 2022.

If you are a pastor looking to learn more or register for Basics 2022, please visit the conference website at

Volunteers Needed

Every year, Parkside Church members and attenders come together to serve the 1500+ men that attend the Basics Conference. Opportunities to serve vary from praying, to serving food, to opening your home. Sign up to be a part in a big way:


Host Pastors in Your Home
Open your home to one or more pastors and provide overnight lodging during the conference.
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Email our Housing Coordinator: Denise Donndelinger >


Serve Meal(s)
Set and clear tables, serve food at the buffet stations, and fill drinks. Choose one or more meal shifts.
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Commit to Praying
Receive a weekly email prayer guide with specific prayer requests leading up to and throughout the conference.
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Assist with Setup
Move tables, set up chairs, and more on Sunday, May 1, after the 10:30am service. Lunch will be provided.
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Lend a Hand
Lend a hand with various organizational and administrative tasks leading up to the conference.
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