VALLEY FORGE, PA (3/2/17)—Individual registration is open for the Biennial Mission Summit, June 30-July 2, 2017, to be held in Portland, Oregon at the Oregon Convention Center. There are two important dates to be aware of: Early Registration closes on March 15, 2017, and Individual Registration closes on June 15, 2017. When individuals register before March 15, 2017, they will pay a lower rate at registration. Individuals may learn more or register online here.
The theme of the 2017 Biennial Mission Summit is “Connect!” This is an invitation for all American Baptists to connect with one another at the event. The Biennial Mission Summit begins with worship Friday night, June 30, 2017, but events occur beforehand so be sure to check the newly posted Detailed Schedule and the Schedule at a Glance for a full event listing.
When individuals register for the Biennial Mission Summit, they will be asked to select a Mission Summit Conversations Topic, Learning Opportunities, Bible Study, Meal Events, and more. Information about the Speakers, Learning Opportunities and Mission Summit Conversations taking place at the event have been announced. Complete details can be found on the event website at www.americanbaptists2017.com.
If an individual’s church is registered as a Church Sponsor, there will be a savings of $100 off of the registration fee. Please view the list of Sponsoring Churches or check with your church before registering for the event. Click here to learn more about Church Sponsorship.
American Baptist Churches USA is one of the most diverse Christian denominations today, with approximately 5,000 congregations comprised of 1.3 million members, across the United States and Puerto Rico, all engaged in God’s mission around the world.