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Founder’s Week 2023 Alumni Activities

Join us for the Alumni Activities at Founder’s Week—the oldest and largest free Bible conference in the world. You’ll hear today’s foremost Christian leaders and worship with refreshing musical artists. Catch a fresh vision for making God’s Word the center of your life!

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Coffee and Fellowship
Hotel Information


Thursday, October 19
1:00–4:00 p.m.

Alumni Student Center
The Commons

2:00–4:00 p.m.

Alumni Open House

Class Dinners

The Alumni Association extends a special Founder’s Week invitation to the classes of 1973, 1983, 1998, and 2013 to a punch reception followed by dinner for your class.  Please purchase tickets by October 6, 2023 from the Alumni Association.

3:00–4:00 p.m.

Punch Reception

4:00–6:00 p.m.

Reunion Dinners
Evening Session

7:00 p.m.

Evening Session - Torrey-Gray Auditorium
Presentation of Alumnus of the Year Award
Speaker: Chris Brooks
Music: The New Life Worship Band

Reserved seating for the classes of 1973, 1983, 1998, and 2013 will be available until 6:45 p.m. in Torrey-Gray Auditorium.



Friday, October 20 – Alumni Day
Morning Sessions
9:30 a.m.

Morning Sessions - Torrey-Gray Auditorium
Speakers: Dr. David Sutton '05, Josiah Jobe '16
Music: Moody Music Ensembles

Annual Alumni Banquet
12:00 p.m.

Annual Alumni Banquet - Student Dining Room (SDR)
Tickets: $15 per person
Please purchase tickets by October 6, 2023

Alumni Socials

2:30 p.m.

All-Alumni Dessert Social - Alumni Student Center, 2nd floor
Highlighting ’58, ’63, ’68, ’78, ’88, ’93, ’98, ’03, ’08, ’13, and ’18
Class of 1973 (50th) Social - ASC 1, Northfield Room
Class of 1983 (40th) Social
- Culby 1, Great Room
Evening Session

7:00 p.m.

Evening Session - Torrey-Gray Auditorium
Speaker: Dr. Mark Jobe '84
Music: Leeland


Purchasing Tickets

Tickets for the Thursday Reunion Dinner and Friday Alumni Banquet are on sale through October 6, 2023.



Mail: Send check payable to Moody Alumni Association, along with your name and address to Moody Alumni Association, 820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610 

Phone: Call our office at (312) 329-4412

In Person: Stop by the Alumni Office, Smith Hall 1st floor

Tickets purchased before September 29 will be mailed. Tickets purchased after September 29 will be available to pick up at the check-in table when you arrive. Tickets will not be held without payment. All tickets must be purchased in advance and are non-refundable.

Coffee and Fellowship

The Moody Alumni Office will be open each day during Founder’s Week from 8:00 a.m.—4:30 p.m. We invite you to stop by our office in Smith Hall and relax over a hot cup of coffee. 

The Alumni Office is a good meeting place for your friends and family.

We are looking forward to all of the alumni activities during Founder’s Week 2023.  We hope you will be able to join us.

Contact Us

(312) 329-4412
820 N LaSalle Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60610


Hotel Information

Our guests are invited to take advantage of discounted hotel rates. For reservations and parking rates, please contact the hotel directly and ask for the special Moody rate. Rates are subject to availability and are generally available until 30 days prior.

Best Western River North

(312) 467-0800 • 125 W. Ohio St.

Hilton Home2Suites

(312) 944-8000 • 110 W Huron St, Chicago, IL 60654 

Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown

(312) 832-0330 • 33 W. Illinois St.

Kasa River North Chicago

(872) 204-1335 • 808 N Wells St.