ASI Mid-America 2018 Convention

April 12th - 15th

You can register now

Location of Event

Ramada Plaza Northglenn
Denver North
10 East 120th Avenue
Denver, CO 80233

Use code ASI when making hotel reservation

Make Hotel Registration Online or Call 303-452-4100
(hotel registration includes two free full breakfasts)

The convention registration fee is per person.
$125 Early-bird Attendee now through April 5, 2018
$135 Regular Attendee April 6 through April 11, 2018

To guarantee your place, please register ASAP.

Register for convention online
All major credit cards accepted.

Download convention program from the EVENTS menu.

The ministry funding application can be found under the PROJECTS/FUNDING menu.

If you would like to order a Sabbath meal ticket using a credit card, please contact Laural Bates at 970-214-1810.


Pastor Peter Neri is a convert from Catholicism. At the age of 26, he attended an Evangelistic Meeting in Duluth, Minnesota, and was baptized following the meetings. He has taught church school, pastored for 35 years in six states, and has been Ministerial Director of the Indiana Conference. He is currently the Senior Pastor of the Paradise SDA Church in Las Vegas, Nevada. His wife’s name is Jennie, and they have two married sons, Roland and Samuel, and three granddogs!

Jon Wood is President & Co-Founder of Jesus for Asia, Inc. with his wife, Natalie. JFA is an ASI Member SDA Supporting Ministry. They have a passion for reaching the unreached and for re-engaging the church with foreign missions. They are
parents of two children – James and Mary Ann.  When Jon was two months old, his parents took him to New Guinea where they were missionaries for five years. Jon has experienced mission fields in Africa and Asia, as well as North America. JFA facilitates over 50 projects around Asia – including India, Thailand, Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, and other more closed countries. These projects cover areas of education, evangelism, missionaries, and media. He has also produced a 13-part series for the GC Office of Adventist Mission called “I Want This City,” with Pastor E. Douglas Venn, who was church planting in Bangkok, Thailand, at the time. Check out more on their website:

Gary Thurber joined the ministry team of the Mid-America Union Conference in Lincoln, Nebraska on September 1, 2015 and serves as president.  Prior to coming to MAUC, he was executive secretary of the Lake Union Conference. 
Ordained in 1987, Thurber has served as a teacher, pastor, director of Youth, Camp and Family ministries, assistant to conference president, conference president, and Union executive secretary. Elder Thurber completed his bachelor's degree at Southern Adventist University, and earned his master’s degree in religion at Andrews University.  Gary is married to the former Diane Wynn.