SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14 // 9:30 AM-3:00 PM

You can expect:

  • An engaging and informative day either in person among your Christian friends or, for those unable to attend in person, a livestreaming virtual attendance option.
  • Topics of interest: abortion; assisted suicide; sex trafficking.
  • Words to inform and inspire you from our experienced speakers in a concise “TED Talk” format.
  • Continental breakfast and a delicious catered lunch plus snacks and refreshments throughout the day.
  • Opportunities to view displays from a variety of ministries and Christian agencies.
  • A chance to help our mothers at New Beginnings or clients at our pregnancy care centers (by bringing diapers, baby wipes, non-expired formula, or gift cards from Target, Amazon, or Walmart).

“For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?”
Esther 4:14


This year’s National Convention is being held at Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School (KML), 3399 Division Road, Jackson, WI. Jackson is located about 30 miles northwest of Milwaukee and can be accessed easily via U.S. Highway 41. KML has plenty of parking in their parking lots. We will use the school’s Performing Arts Center (PAC) as well as various classrooms for the sessions. The facility is accessible for those with disabilities.

Kettle Moraine Lutheran
Diaper Drive graphic for Convention

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the CLR National Convention?
Saturday, October 14, 2023, from 9:30 A.M. until around 3:30 P.M. The exact schedule will be added here when it is finalized.

When will registration take place?
On-site registration will take place from 8:30-9:30 A.M. and will include a continental breakfast and time to view various ministry displays before the opening devotion. All attendees must pick up a name badge at the registration table along with their materials upon arrival. You are encouraged to pay the registration fee in advance (although you can pay at the door).

Where will the event be held?
At Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School (KML), 3399 Division Road, Jackson, WI. It is located about 30 miles northwest of Milwaukee and can be accessed easily via U.S. Highway 41. Click here to view map.

Is KML’s facility handicap-accessible?
Yes, the facility is accessible for those with disabilities.

Is parking available?
KML has plenty of parking in their parking lots.

Where will the presentations take place?
All sessions and worship opportunities will be held in the school’s Performing Arts Center (PAC). The lunch will take place outside the PAC.

Who is invited to attend?
Teens and adults are encouraged to attend the CLR National Convention. The sessions are designed for all attendees with a presentation in a “TED Talk” format style.

Is childcare available?

What is the format for the day?
The agenda includes opening and closing devotions, and 4 sessions throughout the day. The agenda will be posted soon. All presentations will be delivered in a concise “TED Talk” format: meaning, a series of shorter, prepared talks on a wide array of life-related subjects given by a single presenter. The theme of this year’s convention is, “For Such a Time As This,” which will focus on the 40th anniversary of Christian Life Resources.

What is the recommended dress attire?
We encourage “business casual” – it is important to be comfortable during the event. Remember that the school tends to be cool, so bring a sweater or jacket.

Will the convention be livestreamed?
Yes! We will provide a livestream of the convention again this year. Using this technology, the convention can be broadcast over the Internet in real-time. Think of it as watching live TV.

Will the livestream of the convention be available online afterwards?
It may become available on KML’s YouTube Channel afterwards.

What is the cost to attend?
The in-person general registration fee is $50.00 per person. The livestream fee is $40.00. High school, college, and seminary students and their spouses can enjoy a $10.00 in-person fee; the student virtual attendance fee is $5.00. Those attending in person will enjoy all sessions and materials as well as a continental breakfast, a catered boxed lunch, and other snacks throughout the day. Registration is available on the CLR website.

Can I attend part of the day rather than the entire day?
Attendees can attend any portion of the event, but there is no reduced registration fee for partial attendance. As an option, you can experience the event on your computer through livestreaming if you are unable to attend in person.

Is there an evening activity?
There will be no formal event in the evening.

What methods of payment do you accept?
We accept payment by credit card (Visa, MasterCard and Discover; call the office if you plan to use American Express), check, or money order.

Is there a cut-off date to register for the convention?
No, you can register in advance (preferred) or on the day of the event.

Is lodging available?
Yes, a block of rooms is reserved at the Comfort Inn and Suites in Jackson, Wisconsin. To get the special rate, you must call the hotel at 262-677-1133. Just mention Christian Life Resources to receive your special rate of $124.00 per night (Friday, October 13-Sunday, October 15) for a standard single or double occupancy room with 1 queen bed; $129.0 per night for 2 queen beds or 1 king bed. These rates are available through September14. Beginning September 15, the rates increase to their regular prices.

How can I register for the National Convention?
Registration will become available by mail, phone, or website. Watch for future announcements on the CLR website as well as on CLR’s Facebook page.

What is the refund policy?
Refunds are available until Oct. 1. After that date, a $5 service fee will be deducted.

How do I contact you with additional questions?
We invite you to call the office at 414-376-0594 weekdays from 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. (CST). You can also send an email:

What is CLR’s mailing address?
Christian Life Resources
Box 56
Richfield, WI 53076-0056

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