Travel for Discipleship Matters Conference 2017

The conference will begin at 2 p.m. on Monday, October 16, and conclude at noon on Wednesday, October 18. Conference sessions will be held at St. Thomas, and participants may stay in nearby hotels or travel from their homes, if local. Lodging and transportation arrangements are not included with registration and should be arranged individually.

Here are some options to explore when making your plans.

Closest Hotels are: (approximately one mile)

Next Closest Grouping: (approximately 4 miles)

Boutique Hotel (Approximately 3 miles)

Other towns with hotels to check within 8 miles

  • Willow Grove
  • Horsham


If flying into Philadelphia international Airport, we recommend:

From the airport, take the train into 30th Street station and then take the Doylestown/Lansdale line to Fort Washington station. From there, you can take Bus #94 to stations near St. Thomas.

  • Bus #94 – The closest bus stops near St. Thomas are Bethlehem Pike at Camphill Road, and Bethlehem Pike at Farmar Lane


  • Monday dinner: Regular attendees only – Not included with local/commuter rate
  • Tuesday lunch: All attendees
  • Snacks/Coffee/Tea/Water: Available during mid-morning, and afternoon breaks
  • Breakfasts: on your own



Unfortunately, we are unavailable to provide on-site childcare during the conference. We recommend searching local options through services like


Spanish Translation

Onsite translation services will be available for plenary sessions and sermons. Live web streaming will not have translation. Special thanks to the Office of Latino/Hispanic Ministries for providing technology.