Events and Opportunities

The J Christy Wilson Jr. Center for World Missions offers a variety of events, including chapels, lunch forums, open house venues and lectures, which focus on various geographical areas, major religions, and types of global ministry opportunities. Throughout the year, we also host international guests, sponsor cross-cultural and service-learning experiences and have the opportunity to engage on a variety of topics related to the global mission of the church.

Upcoming Events   |  Past Events  |  Resources from Past Events

Japan Interest Lunch

Tuesday October 25  |  12:15 - 2 pm 

Would you like to know what missions work in Japan look like? Special guest Dan Iverson, division head of the missions organization Missions to the World in Japan will be visiting campus. There will be a lunch event for anyone who is curious. Some Japanese food will be provided! Please email for more info.

Overseas Missions Practicum Informational Lunch

Thursday November 3  |  12:15 - 1:30 pm  |  Kerr 419

For students who are looking to be a part of the Overseas Missions Practicum next summer, come to an informational lunch to find out more what trips are offered Summer 2017. The potential trips we are offering for summer 2017 – Japan, Dubai, Intervarsity, China, and more. Sandwich lunch is provided if you RSVP to by November 1.

Missions Fellowship

Monday November 7  |  6:30 - 8 pm  |  Wilson House

Would you like to join the GCTS community of missionaries? There are many on our campus who desire to connect regularly with others who have the passion for missions and/or have missions experience. There are concerns, questions, and challenges that can be uniquely addressed and understood by others who have this heart and/or have been on the field; we want to help foster such an environment of relationship building and support. Anyone is welcome to join us for a night of sharing, discussion, prayer and fellowship! For more details, email


Prayer for the Nations

Every Weekday | 1:00 - 1:20 p.m | Wilson Prayer Chapel

20 Minutes Each Day, One Nation a Time
Come as you are and join our student leaders praying for God's work to be done on earth.

Click here to view the Fall 2016 Prayer Schedule and links to country information. Prayer for the Nations will commence again September 12th. The Wilson Prayer Chapel is next to the Pierce Great Hall in the Kerr Building.


Life in Missions Lunch Conversation

Selected Dates  |  Lunch Hour  |  Pierce Great Hall

Intimate without intimidating - small enough just for you to ask any questions about life, ministry and the world.  Ongoing this year, Wilson Center will be hosting casual lunch conversations with special guests who have traveled and worked extensively in a cross-cultural setting.  Grab your lunch, look for our sign at the table in the Pierce Great Hall, sit down and join us. Come and go as you need.


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For more information, please contact the Wilson Center for World Missions.