By Bill MacLeod, Executive Director The theme for Mission ConneXion Northwest 2017 is “Who Is Able?” and our guest plenary speakers understand what it means to feel inadequate as they considered (and consider) the ministry God laid before them. One of those guest speakers is Dr. Michael Oh, the founder and CEO of Lausanne Movement.Details
We’ve been highlighting partner agencies who will be joining us at MCNW17, but as our list grows, our newsletter space does not. All 78 exhibitor spaces are full! Here are a few highlights for the month of December. View the complete list of exhibitors here!
Did you help a refugee this year? Last year over one thousand Mission ConneXion attendees were encouraged and challenged by Grant Porter speaking on the Syrian refugee crisis. Several churches took his challenge to heart and many people volunteered time, gave away possessions and actually physically went to care for Syrian refugees fleeing to Lebanon.…Details
We’ve been highlighting partner agencies who will be joining us at MCNW17, but as our list grows, our space does not. So far, we have over 63 exhibitors already registered! Here are a few highlights for the month of November, and we will share more in December:
Special Emphasis This Year: The Children’s Global Fair The Children’s Global Fair is an interactive environment designed to challenge children in their missions education through the use of games, art, and learning activities. Created for elementary-age students, the Global Fair is a fun place where children can be introduced to missions concepts in thought-provoking ways…Details
For more than 70 years, Wycliffe has helped people around the world translate the Bible into their own languages. They also help with language development, literacy and other spiritual and physical needs. Wycliffe partners with many organizations around the world to see Bible translation completed.Details
By Dr. Robert Buckendorf, PhD Many individuals have marked my life. Bill MacLeod is one of them and he always challenged me to go on mission trips. My response: “Sounds like a good way to get your friends to pay for your vacation.” Finally, he shamed me into going to Russia one year and Indonesia…Details