2023 Annual Meeting Information

Society for Pentecostal Studies

March 16-18, 2023
Oral Roberts University ⎮ Tulsa, OK

The Society for Pentecostal Studies welcomes you to the official information center for our 2023 Annual Meeting. The host of this meeting is Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, OK. The meeting will begin on the morning of Thursday, March 16 and ends on Saturday evening of March 18, 2023. The Annual Meeting provides the opportunity for professionals involved in Pentecostalism to share knowledge and new directions in research and practice. Approximately 300 program sessions are convened during the three-day meeting held every spring to provide participation venues and networking outlets for Pentecostal educators and scholars.


Meeting Overview

The meeting will begin with parallel sessions on Thursday morning and end with a banquet on Saturday night.

Along with plenary, and Interest Group sessions, the conference includes a Thursday evening reception, working-lunch meetings, a Society business meeting, a women’s breakfast, a students’ luncheon, and a banquet. During the conference, attendees will have many opportunities to socialize, become acquainted with other SPS participants, and share their scholarly interests and current work. Attendees will also enjoy discounted prices on a variety of books and other products exhibited by vendors and ministries.

Attendees are encouraged to join the Society for Pentecostal Studies before or during the meeting, but membership is not necessary to register for the meeting. Presenters for SPS sessions (other than specially invited guests), however, are required to be members of SPS.



Online registration is closed but will be available on-site.

Are you ready to attend the best educational event for Pentecostal dialog?

Participating in the SPS Annual Meeting is one of the best ways to network with fellow Pentecostal scholars, educators, and ministers from around the world.

This conference is an in-person event on the campus of Oral Roberts University.

double tree

Hotel Details

DoubleTree Hotel Tulsa-Warren Place

This hotel is fully booked at the SPS discount!

6110 S. Yale Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma, 74136-1904, USA

Phone: +1 918-495-1000

Group Name: Society for Pentecostal Studies

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Tulsa South
Woodland Hills

9031 East 71st
Tulsa, OK 74133, USA

Phone: +1 (918) 794-4900

Group Name: Society for Pentecostal Studies

Nightly Rate: $189.00 per night

airport shuttles


The best airport to use is the Tulsa International Airport (TUL).

There is no complimentary shuttle from the airport to the hotel. Members will need to secure a taxi or rideshare to the hotel. It's approximately a 20-minute drive.


There will be a charter bus transporting members between ORU and the hotel throughout the conference.


Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities

Several exhibitor and sponsor opportunities are available each year. The following explains the reservation information, details of each option, the process for payments, and the benefits of participation. Once reservations are made, you will be sent the specifics of your option(s) via email.