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.

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Upcoming Events

Who's Who Missions Dessert Night

Friday, September 25, 2015 | 6:30 - 8:00pm | Alumni Hall

Come with your family for a treat of ice cream, brownies, cookies, and a time of fellowship!

Start your semester knowing who will journey with you in your search for God's mission, resources available on campus for your passion, and be informed and inspired by others who have traveled further along the way.









Missions Emphasis Week:
Global Leadership: Changing Horizons in the 21st Century

Tuesday to Thursday, October 6 - 8, 2015

Chapel Services and Lunch Forums from 11:10am to 1:40pm.

  • Thursday Lunch Workshops (11:30-1:30pm). 
  • Missions Fair on  Tues and Wed for you to speak to mission representatives from various global mission organizations.

Center for the Study of Global Christianity Research Briefing and Open House

Overseas Missions Practicum Presentations for students to hear OMP testimonies and how the trip impacted them.

Chapel and Lunch Forum Speakers:

  • Dr. Michael Oh 

Executive Director/ CEO of the Lausanne Movement and Board Chairman and Founder of Christ Bible Institute Japan.

  • Dr. Brian Stiller

Global Ambassador for the World Evangelical Alliance; Founder of Faith Today, Canada's Christian Magazine; President Emeritus, Tyndale University College and Seminary.

Fall Missions Open House: China Night

Friday, October 23, 2015  |  7 - 9 pm  |  Wilson House

Want to know more about China and how God is moving powerfully from our students? Mark your calendars and keep posted for our first Fall Missions Open House coming up! 

The Wilson House is located on campus by the Bridge Street exit. Click here for a campus map.
Parking is available:
  • along the RIGHT side of John Harold Ockenga Lane in front of the Wilson House,
  • in the drive way by the side of the Wilson House, and
  • also in the lot by the Pump House on the left side before the campus exit. 
Please note that John Harold Ockenga Lane is one-way only after the entrance/exit road to the E & F apartment building complex. You may be able to find guest parking spaces in the AJ Gordon Court but numbered parking spaces are reserved for apartment resident parking only. We encourage car-pooling if you can.

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.


Prayer for the Nations

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

20 Minutes Each Day, One Nation a Time - Resuming Sept 14

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 2015 Prayer Schedule and links to country information. The Wilson Prayer Chapel is next to the Pierce Great Hall in the Kerr Building.

Click here to download the prayer calendar for the Fall.

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


J. Christy Wilson, Jr. Center for World Missions