EMS Southwest Meeting

EMS Southwest Meeting

Friday, March 17, 2023, 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Gateway Seminary, 3210 E. Guasti Rd., Ontario, CA US 91761-8642

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/evangelical-missiological-society-southwest-2023-tickets-512201106297

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Evangelical Missiological Society Southwest Meeting 2023

2023 Theme: Educating for Contemporary Mission

The Evangelical Missiological Society (EMS) exists to advance the cause of world evangelization. We do this through study and evaluation of mission concepts and strategies from a biblical perspective with a view to commending sound mission theory and practice to churches, mission agencies, and schools of missionary training around the world. Annually, we hold a National Conference and eight regional meetings throughout the USA and Canada.

Cost: $20



  • The role of the church, mission organizations, and/or seminaries in mission education and mission training.
  • Discussion of vehicles and pathways in mission education and training like orality, music, art, literacy, and so on. 
  • Exploring the role of education in mission, evangelism, and church planting.
  • Contributions from other academic disciplines to education and contemporary mission.
  • Educational approaches and under-represented and/or under-utilized global voices and models in mission education.
  • Discuss how the global pandemic has shaped education, training, and contemporary mission.
  • Exploration of technology and educational models and their impact on learning and discipleship.
  • Historical models and educational practices that are beneficial to retrieve for contemporary mission.