Global Ministries Committee Report: Conference Secretary of Global Ministries report – 03/29/2019
Global Ministries Committee
Chairperson: Barbara E. Drake
Report submitted by: Barbara E. Drake
Phone: (610) 446-1394
Date submitted: 03/29/2019
Recent Events & Activities
- Attended GBGM’s Mission Ambassadors Summit Dec. 3-5, 2018 in Atlanta, learning about the Bicentennial of Methodist Missions.
- Presented program on 200th year of Methodist Missions at Union UMC, Havertown, on 1/10/19.
- Participated in Mission session at South District Tools for Ministry 3/2/19.
- Planned itineration visit in EPC for missionaries from Mozambique scheduled for April 2019, but visit will not happen due to denial of their visa.
- Arranged for missionary John Calhoun to speak at Mission u on July 19.
- Working with Mission u Committee to plan session on 200th birthday of Methodist Missions.
- Submitted request for Global Ministries Committee to have a budget in 2020.
Upcoming Events & Activities
- Annual Conference display table on missions June 13-15, 2019.
- Mission u July 19-20 at Inn at Reading.