GO! Global missions week

January 22-29, 2017

"Let the peoples praise you, O God; let all the peoples praise you!" Psalm 67:3

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Join missions leaders from across Memphis and the world for

  • Large Group Gatherings,
  • Panel Discussions,
  • and Round-Table Conversations

on important global missions topics relevant to you.


See below for vision and details of our opportunities.  More details will be added each week.


Click here to download the schedule as a PDF.

LARGE GROUP GATHERINGS

Sunday, January 22, 10 am
The Missional Call — The Role of the Individual in Missions


What: Worship, Teaching and Prayer |  Who: Barrett Bowden (Pastor, ICC)
When: 10-11:30am |  Where: ICC Main Auditorium


Friday, January 27, 6:00 pm

*Community-Wide Prayer Gathering*
Night for the Nations — A Night of International Worship and World Prayer


5:00-6:00pm - International Food Truck Fest (Caribbean, Asian and Latin American!)

5:00-6:00pm - Missions Organization Fair (IMB, World Relief, NICS, CCHS, Refugee Memphis)

6:00-7:30pm - Time of Worship and Prayer for All Nations

7:30-8:30pm - Missions Organization Fair (IMB, World Relief, NICS, CCHS, Refugee Memphis)



Sunday, January 29, 10 am
Mission Challenge — The Challenge to the Local Church in Missions


What: Worship, Teaching and Prayer |  Who: Dr. Wade Akins (Founder, Pioneer Missions) | 

When: 10-11:30am |  Where: ICC Main Auditorium


SEMINARS AND PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Monday, January 23, 6 pm
Nations Next Door — Internationals in Memphis

Topics: Ministry to Refugees, Internationals in Memphis, Engagement with Internationals in Our City |  Who: Mark Morris (Director, Refugee Memphis), Steve Moses (Director, World Relief Memphis) |  When: 6:00-7:30pm |  Where: ICC Main Lobby

Tuesday, January 24, 6 pm
Families on Mission — Engaging in Global Missions as a Family

Topics: Family Trips, Leading My Kids to Love the Nations, Family Life on the Mission Field |  Who: Aaron and Katie Musser (Missionaries to South Korea and Family Ministry Director, ICC), Wayne and Hilary Denny (Missionaries to Senegal, World Venture) Also featuring a panel of ICC families who have participated in missions: Chenghong Li, Dr. Michelle Bowden, Curt and Dr. Paula Stepp |  When: 6:00-7:30pm |  Where: ICC Main Lobby

Wednesday, January 25, 6 pm
Medicine & Missions — Medical Missions Lifestyle and Opportunities

Topics: A Vision for Holistic Care, A Day in the Life of a Health Provider on the Mission Field, Current Opportunities to Serve Overseas |  Who: Dr. Fred Mendoza (Dental Missionary to East Africa), Dr. Kristin Hertler (ICC Medical Missionary to Asia), Dr. Cherese Washington Tooley (President, Ivory Coast Medical Missions) |  When: 6:00-7:30pm |  Where: ICC Main Auditorium

Thursday, January 26, 6 pm
What’s the Next Step? — Learning How You Fit into Global Missions

Topics: Embracing a Global Lifestyle, Expectation and Preparation for the Mission Field, Evaluating Current Opportunities Overseas  |  Who: David Frazier (President, Equipping Servants International)  |  When: 6:00-7:30pm |  Where: ICC Conference Room

Saturday, January 28, 9 am
Biblical Foundations — Explore the Biblical Precedence for Global Missions

Topics: God's Missional Heart, Man's Role in Global Missions, Understanding the Kingdom of God |  Who: ICC Pastoral Team |  When: 8:00am-12:00pm |  Where: ICC Main Lobby

ROUND-TABLE CONVERSATIONS


Tuesday, January 24th, 7am

Women in Missions Breakfast

Speaker: Betsy Killins. 

Ladies, we invite you to join us to hear from Betsy Killins, a member of ICC, as she shares stories and experiences from her time on the mission field. There will also be a time for Q&A. Free breakfast will be provided.



Thursday, January 26th, 7am

Men in Missions Breakfast

Speaker: Wade Akins.

Men, we invite you to join us to hear from Wade Akins, Founder of Pioneer Missions, as he shares stories about his experiences with church-planting and missions. There will also be a time for Q&A. Free breakfast will be provided.