John Whitmer Historical Association holds its annual conference in late September. Conferences are held in places that have a connection with Community of Christ history or early Mormon history. Every three years, the meeting is held at Independence, Missouri.

JWHA has a triennial Spring Banquet in the Independence, Mo. area in conjunction with Community of Christ World Conference. A guest lecturer presents the Wallace B. Smith Lecture, which honors Smith’s service as Community of Christ prophet-president (1978-1996).

Follow the links below for details about upcoming conferences, or to read about past conferences.

Future Conferences

Our Stories Fashion Order out of Chaos”
2018 Annual Conference
September 20-23, 2018
Blue Springs, Mo, (Jackson County)

2019 Annual Conference – Location to be determined

2020 Annual Conference – Lamoni, Iowa

2021 Annual Conference – Independence, Missouri


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