Accept

We use cookies in order to save your preferences so we can provide a feature-rich, personalized website experience. We also use functionality from third-party vendors who may add additional cookies of their own (e.g. Analytics, Maps, Chat, etc). Read more about cookies in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. If you do not accept our use of Cookies, please do not use the website.

Header Image

Missions Conference 2016

August 20 2016
August 20 2016
missions
By

We are pleased to introduce the 2016 Faith Missions Conference.

The conference theme is Overcoming by the Power of the Gospel, and we are honored to have with us missionaries committed to promoting gospel-centered ministry sustained by indigenous Christians.

James and Jackie Gildard are church planters joining us from France and Julian Zugg is involved in worldwide pastoral training.

These missionaries are uniquely qualified as long-term missionaries serving in very difficult places to proclaim Jesus. They will remind us of the power of the gospel, a gospel of grace that is not only the power of God to overcome unbelief in the world, but also the power of God to comfort and sanctify the followers of Jesus, in any and all circumstances.

Please join us to be refreshed by what God has taught James and Jackie, and Julian through their labors for the glory of Christ.

Missions Conference Sessions:

Friday, September 9
6:30pm - 7:00pm: Cookie social
7:00pm - 9:15pm: Missions Sessions

Saturday, September 10
8:30am - 9:00am: Breakfast social (fruit/bagels/donuts)
9:00am - 12:30pm: Missions Sessions

Sunday, September 11
9:30 Sunday School
11:00am Worship Service: Julian Zugg

Childcare is provided.

There will be plenty of time for Q&A and personal interaction.

All events take place at Faith Presbyterian Church.

 

Some inormation about our missionary guests:

  • James and Jackie Gildard. James is a PCA ordained minister who is a part of a team doing ministry in South France. The Gildard family serves on a team based in Toulouse , a growing city with a strong technology and aerospace industry and many professionals and college students. The team is working through two evangelical church plants. For more than ten years, the Gildards worked in Marseille where they also supported church planting ministry. The Gildards do all of their work in French, extending the gospel to French people. (Learn more.) Jamie and Jackie's talks will focus on God's calling of His people from among the nations.
  • Julian Zugg. Julian is a trained lawyer (Buckingam, UK) and ordained minister. Having lived all over the world before attending seminary, Julian now works with MINTS International University by taking theological training to pastors and church planters in places as diverse as Belize, Africa, Central Asia, and India. When Julian finds a body of indigenous ministers seeking more pastoral training, he builds a solid, evangelical curriculum through partnerships with seminaries and publishers, and personally guides these men through their studies. Julian helps cultivate gospel ministry among pastors, worldwide. (Learn more). Julian's talks will focus on the missionary’s cross-cultural call in the Great Commission the church's challenge to the cross-cultural call.


Archives

May 23, 2018

Hymns and Your Emotions

It is easy to assume that it's the style of music that determines whether or not it will adequately engage our emotions. There is clearly a power of music to "reshape" us, including our emotions (or ...
April 27, 2018

Let the Children Worship

You don't have to worship at Faith for very long before you learn that our children (we call them, "Little Theologians" here) are never excused from our Sunday morning worship service. Ever. Of ...
April 23, 2018

Books of Prayers

Some, on priciple, do not like to read prayers written by others. One hopes that this principle is set aside for the many prayers in Scripture, like Hannah's prayer of praise (1 Sam. 2.1-10) or ...
March 27, 2018

Commonplace themes in Ecclesiastes

It has been a tremendous experience for me to preach through Ecclesiastes. I had never preached through this book and have been amazed at how intimate a book that it is. For the past three months I ...
March , 2018

Reading the Bible during Holy Week

On Sunday, March 25, we want to encourage you to begin a 7-day Bible reading plan. The final week of our Lord's earthly ministry, leading up to His death on the cross and then to His glorious ...