Mission Alive Conference to Be Viewable by Webcast

Plenary sessions and other events at Mission Alive 2012, a conference sponsored by the Global Mission and Service program of the Church of Brethren, will be webcast and viewable through an Internet connection. The conference is Nov. 16-18 at Lititz (Pa.) Church of the Brethren with the theme, “Entrusted with the Message” (2 Corinthians 5:19-20).

The webcasting is provided by Brethren videographer David Sollenberger and Enten Eller of the Bethany Seminary staff.

Following is the schedule of sessions that will be webcast at www.brethren.org/webcasts/MissionAlive (all times are eastern):

Friday, Nov. 16, 3-5 p.m., plenary session with Jonathan Bonk, Mennonite minister and executive director of the Overseas Ministries Study Center in New Haven, Conn., and editor of “The International Bulletin of Missionary Research”

Friday, Nov. 16, 7-9 p.m., plenary session with Josh Glacken, Mid-Atlantic regional director for Global Media Outreach

Saturday, Nov. 17, 9-10:15 a.m., plenary session with Samuel Dali, president of Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (EYN–the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria)

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2-4 p.m., plenary session with Suely Zanetti Inhauser, family therapist and ordained minister in the Church of the Brethren who is a pastor in Igreja da Irmandade (Brazil) and co-coordinator for a Brazilian church planting project

Saturday, Nov. 17, 4:15 p.m., a workshop about the new Global Mission Advocate Network

Saturday, Nov. 17, 7-8:15 p.m., plenary session with Jay Wittmeyer, executive director of Global Mission and Service for the Church of the Brethren

Sunday, Nov. 18, 9-10:15 a.m., worship at Lititz (Pa.) Church of the Brethren with preacher Samuel Dali, president of the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria

A special event during Mission Alive 2012, the concert by Philadelphia-based band REILLY, will not be webcast. The concert is open to the public, for a charge of $5 per ticket at the door.

Connect to Mission Alive webcasts by going to www.brethren.org/webcasts/MissionAlive .