Brave New World? Exploring Mission in Troubled Times : Looking at implications for mission of COVID, Black Lives Matter and Climate Justice
The 2020 Partnership for World Mission Conference, hosted by the Church of England, will present an opportunity to hear voices from different contexts across the world as we consider some of the themes that challenge our world and global mission today. With contributions from Latin America, Africa, the Indian subcontinent, the Middle East and the UK. Registration for next week’s conference is still open. Register here to attend this free online event.
Major speakers from the global regions include
- Bishop Marinez Bassotto, Bishop of the Amazon
- Bishop Shourab Pholia, Bishop of Barisal, Bangladesh
- Revd Kofi DeGraft Johnson, General Secretary of the Council of Anglican Provinces in Africa
- And many others….
The online conference this year also presents the opportunity for many of our global partners to participate more fully and to add richness and diversity to our thinking. The conference will comprise of 4 sessions (times are US Eastern Standard Time):
- Mon, Nov 30 9:00 am -11:00 am (EST) – COVID 19
- Mon, Nov 30 1:00 pm -3:00 pm (EST) – Black Lives Matter
- Tue, Dec 1 9:00 am -11:00 am (EST) – Climate Justice
- Tue, Dec 1 1:00 pm -3:00 pm (EST) – Drawing it all together
There will be opportunities to listen, share with others, feed into questions and chat spaces will be available at the beginning and end of the different sessions.
Registration is still open. Register here to attend this free event.