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WMI Holds Mission Conference March 19-20
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary’s World Mission Initiative will hold its bi-annual conference March 19-20 at the Seminary. This year’s event “Go Says Go!” will feature keynote presentations by missiologist and author Michael Frost and an Iranian missionary. Workshops cover three topics: discovering, equipping, and connecting.
Registration fee is $25 with a maximum of $100 per congregation. Meals are also available for purchase. Contact WMI with additional questions at WMIConference@pts.edu or 412-924-1441.
Frost is an internationally recognized missiologist and a leading voice in the missional church movement. He is the vice principal of Morling College and the founding director of the Tinsley Institute, a mission study centre located at Morling College in Sydney, Australia. Frost is the author or editor of 10 popular Christian books, the most recent of which are the highly successful and award-winning The Shaping of Things to Come, Exiles, and Re: Jesus. Additionally, he was one of the founders of the Forge Mission Training Network, based in Melbourne, and the alternative Christian community, Small Boat Big Sea, based in Manly on Sydney’s north shore. He also helped establish Action Against Poverty, a localized aid agency linking the cities of Manly and Manado, an impoverished Indonesian community. In addition, he is the weekly religion columnist for The Manly Daily. Frost holds multiple degrees (B.Th., M.A., D.Min., Dip.T., Adv.Dip.Th.) and was ordained by the Baptist Union of NSW in 1990.
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is a graduate professional institution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A). Founded in 1794, the Seminary is located in Pittsburgh, Pa. and approximately 320 students are enrolled yearly in the degree programs. The Seminary prepares leaders who proclaim with great joy God’s message of good news in both word and deed. PTS is rooted in the Reformed history of faithfulness to Scripture and commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ.