WMU Missions Celebration
June 9–10, 2019
Birmingham, Alabama

We invite you to give chase to our gracious God who uttered creation into existence and placed breath in our lungs. Immerse yourself in a missions experience like none other. Join us June 9–10 in Birmingham. In celebration of 131 years of making disciples of Jesus who live on mission, on Monday there will be 131 activities designed to help you explore God’s work in the world.

We are unalterably committed to helping you pursue God.


WMU Missions Celebation and Annual Meeting Schedule:

Sunday, June 9, 2019
The Church at Brook Hills, 3145 Brook Highland Parkway, Birmingham 35242

Registration is $15 and includes a small tote bag and advance release of On the Journey, a 30-day devotional written by Linda Cooper and Sandy Wisdom-Martin.

2:00 p.m. — Welcome/Check-In Opens
3:00 p.m. — WMU Missions Celebration–General Session
                     Praise and Worship
                     Welcome: Linda Cooper, president
                     Prayer for Missionaries, Ruth Ripkin
                     Kevin Ezell, president, NAMB
                     Missionary Speakers: Philip and Jummai Nache, NAMB
                     Praise and Worship
                     Dellanna West O'Brien Award
                     Election of Officers
                     President's Address: Linda Cooper, national WMU

4:15 p.m. — Dessert Party and Light Refreshments

4:50 p.m. — Presession music by Native American Praise Choir

5:00 p.m. — WMU Missions Celebration–General Session
                     Praise and Worship
                     Welcome: Sandy Wisdom-Martin, executive director
                     Testimonies from 2019 National Acteens Panelists and National WMU Presidents emerita
                     Todd Lafferty, executive vice president, IMB
                     Missionary Speakers: Hun and Eunjoo Sol, IMB
                     Praise and Worship
                     Missionary Speaker: Nik Ripken, IMB

 

Monday, June 10, 2019
National WMU, 100 Missionary Ridge, Birmingham 35242
There is no registration fee for Monday, but Chick-Fil-A box lunches may be reserved for $5 each.

8:00 a.m. — Welcome/Check-In Opens
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — Immerse yourself in a variety of missions activities (131 options!)

 

 

 

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