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.
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.
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!
DIRECTIONS & PARKING:
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.
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.
For more information, please contact the Wilson Center for World Missions.