GLOBAL OUTREACH

Upcoming Events

Perspectives on the World Christian Movement Preview Night

  • Thursday, September 28 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm in the common hall
  • To find out more info and to RSVP, visit CLPWheaton.eventbrite.com

Fall Missions Festival: October 7 & 8

Theme: "A House of Prayer for All Peoples" - Isaiah 56

List of Visiting Missionaries

Festival Speaker: Zane Pratt, International Missions Board

Zane Pratt is the vice president for global training for the International Mission Board (IMB). For twenty years, he served as an IMB church planter and regional leader in Central Asia. From 2011–13, Zane was dean of the Billy Graham School at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he currently serves as associate professor of Christian missions. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Duke University, a master’s degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, and is a Ph.D. candidate at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the coauthor of Introduction to Global Missions and a contributor to Theology and Practice of Mission.

Saturday October 7

  • Men's Gathering, 7:30-9:00 am in the Commons Hall
    • Join us for the first Men’s Gathering event of the year. This event will include a breakfast, fellowship around tables and a panel discussion with visiting missionaries regarding topics of biblical manhood abroad.
  • Women's Sharing from the Heart, 9:30-11:00 am in the Commons Hall
    • College Church women are invited to hear missionary women share personal stories of life on the field. We’ll spend time in prayer and enjoy coffee and treats together. This event is open to all women and is hosted by the Missions Prayer Fellowships. Childcare provided. RSVP to Tony at tabiera@college-church.org.
  • Go! Meeting, 11:30 am-1:00 pm in the Commons Hall
    • Interested in taking the next step in missions with College Church? Come interact with visiting missionaries and other individuals who are aspiring to missionary service. Our festival speaker, Zane Pratt, will also be joining us for this time of training and fellowship. Lunch and childcare included. RSVP to Tony at tabiera@college-church.org.

Sunday October 8

  • Sunday Morning Services, 8:00 hour, 9:30 hour, 11:00 hour
    • Zane Pratt, vice-president for global training at the International Mission Board, will be preaching from Isaiah 56 on the important topic of prayer in missions. Visiting missionaries will be featured during the services and in Adult Communities and Kid’s Harbor classes throughout the morning. We will also be commissioning newly appointed career missionaries.

  • Sunday Evening Service, 6:00-7:00 pm in the Sanctuary

    • Join us for a time of worship and celebration that focuses on what God is doing around the world. The Children's Choir will start the service and then we will be hearing from two of our missionaries about the necessity of prayer in ministry and life on the field. Short-term missions teams for 2018 (STAMP & World Impact) will also be announced. 

  • Global Café, 7:00-8:30 pm in the Sanctuary

    • Join us for this bi-annual family-friendly missions event. Meet visiting missionaries and enjoy international desserts. This event is a great way to learn about local and global as well as long-term and short-term missions opportunities.

 

Questions or comments, contact Tony Abiera at tabiera@college-church.org

 

November Go! Meeting

Upcoming Missions Festival Dates

2018 Spring Missions Festival

April 20-24

 

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