World Missions Virtual Symposium: "Mission Tools for Churches"
Mission Tools for Churches - fresh ideas for establishing and strengthening partnerships, as well as fundraisers that work.
All individuals and churches interested in learning about fundraising for and organizing church mission trips are invited to attend this free online symposium, hosted by the Rt. Rev. David Reed, Bishop of West Texas, and Dr. Marthe Curry, Director of World Missions. The lineup will include:
- A lively presentation by Dr. Gene Dowdy, sharing the history of the partnership between Holy Spirit Episcopal Church in San Antonio and Misión San José de Arimatea in Añasco, Puerto Rico.
- A video produced by Charissa Fenton with updates from our mission partners around the world.
- The trailer for Don’t Forget Them, an award-winning documentary about the refugees in the Kurdistan region.
- Mission team leader interviews, sharing creative fundraising ideas, from Dr. Bill and Lyn Campaigne about Love Honduras; Keith Earle about Chain of Love, Haiti; Samantha McLelland about Texas Water Mission; Patricia Perea about Manos de Dios Ministry, Honduras; and Elizabeth Stephens about Uganda.
- Short Question & Answer session.
Register online, at the link below, to receive instructions to participate via Zoom using your smartphone or computer.