While voting members and visitors at the 2012 NT-NL Mission Assembly in Irving are busywith their assembly schedule, you may want to come for the day on Saturday to be a part of the Glocal Mission Gathering activities. Please do! You will register separately as a "Glocal Participant" and pay a registration fee to cover the cost of program and box lunch.
Speakers: Rev. Rafael Malpica-Padilla will speak on the ELCA's practice of Global Accompaniment and also bring the ELCA Report. Sunitha Mortha will speak on Understanding Culture. Rev. Kate Warn will be available during the event and workshops to reflect on her time in Sierra Leone on our behalf.
Worship We will be enriched by the presence of several glocal musicians who will introduce us to the music of faithful people from around the globe.
Glocal Marketplace & Village: Stroll through an area of the conference center where arts, crafts, foods and displays are available to you.
Workshops may include: Cross-Generational Engagement, Growing a Mission Congregation, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service, Mission 101, Music and Mission, On the Move: Conversation on, Faith and Migration, Radical Hospitality, Short Term Mission, Social Action, and Stewardship: Embracing the Gifts of Diversity.
Visit www.ntnl.org/assembly for registration details.