April 19-20, 2024

The Caskey Conference is a free conference to encourage and equip ministers and their spouses.

Dr. Stephen Rummage


Dr. Stephen Rummage is the Senior Pastor of Quail Springs Baptist Church. Dr. Rummage holds the M.Div with a specialization in biblical languages from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and completed the Ph.D. in preaching at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the author of several books and the founder of Moving Forward, a radio teaching ministry which airs daily nationwide. He and his wife, Michele, have been married for 28 years and have one son and daughter-in-law, Joshua and Morgan.

Scott Dawson


Scott Dawson is an evangelist who has a passion for sharing the Gospel with all generations and equipping others to do the same. Founder and CEO of Scott Dawson Evangelistic Association, he is a uniquely-gifted communicator able to connect with those in all walks of life.

Scott is a graduate of Samford University and Beeson Divinity School. He founded Scott Dawson Evangelistic Association (SDEA) in 1987 when he was only 19 years old. Since then, SDEA has presented the Gospel face-to-face to over a million people across the nation. The ministry reaches thousands of students every year through Strength to Stand student conferences (one of the largest student conferences in the U.S). In addition to reaching students, SDEA has been innovative in creating events to share Christ with people of all ages across the nation. One of these is Safe at Home. Safe at Home Faith and Family Nights are hosted in Major and Minor League Baseball stadiums where America’s favorite pastime is combined with a presentation of the Gospel. Also, regional Unite events seek to bring communities across America together under the name of Jesus.

Scott has published several books including Dear God, Why? and The Complete Evangelism Guidebook. He also hosts the Dawson Now podcast. In his free time, Scott can be found on the golf course or spending time with his family. He and his wife Tarra reside in Birmingham, Alabama. They have two children, Hope and Hunter, daughter-in-law Shannon and a grandson, Jett.

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Caskey Pre-Conference

The pre-conference is connected to the Caskey Conference and offers an opportunity for additional and more extensive training related to ministry work in a church planting setting and/or established church setting. The pre-conference begins at 8:30 Friday morning and continues through 4:00 with six sessions focused on various aspects of the work of ministry, ranging from the general work of ministry in the local church to specific focus on new or established church works.

Caskey Main Conference

The Caskey Conference is a free conference that provides an opportunity for those serving in ministry settings to be encouraged and equipped for the work to which God has called them. The conference includes significant opportunities for worship and fellowship as well as hearing gifted pastors/preachers proclaim God’s Word in a way that encourages and equips ministers. In addition to opportunities for worship, the conference offers breakout sessions focused on sharpening ministry skills. Breakout sessions are also offered for ministry wives to be encouraged and refreshed.