Wednesday, July 13

 
  •     5:00 - 6:30 p.m.   Dinner       Ludwig Center
 
 

Thursday, July 14

 
  •     6:30 - 7:45 a.m.   Breakfast    Ludwig Center
  •     8:00 - 10:00 a.m.   Plenary #1    Hawkins Centennial Chapel

        Speaker
        Dr. David Busic View Bio

  •     10:30 - 12:00 p.m.  Workshops

        The Pathos of Togetherness: Understanding the Sojourners
        in Our Local Churches and Communities

        Burke 411

        The Church as a Unique Agent of Social Transformation
        Burke 307

        Disaster Preparedness and Response
        Reed (RS) 150A

        The Value and Significance of Children
        Wisner 154

        Human Trafficking 101: What Your Church Needs to Know
        Reed 330

        Global and Local Water and Sanitation Issues and the Role of the Church
        Burke 10

        Deconstructing the Paradigm Shift of Social Outreach in Your Communityt
        Waming House

        Compassion-lism and Evange-passion
        Burke 403

        When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty
        Without Hurting the Poor … and Yourself

        Wisner 137 - Auditorium

  •     12:00 - 1:15 p.m.   Lunch      Ludwig Center
  •     1:30 - 3:00 p.m.   Workshops

        To Feel Human Again: The Church’s Global Work With Refugees
        Burke 411

        Church and Community Transformation: Impossible Dreams?
        What Might God Do?

        Burke 307

        Participatory Assessment of Risk: Building Community Resilience
        Reed (RS) 150A

        Child Protection and Advocacy
        Reed 141

        Church Engagement: What Can My Congregation Do
        About Human Trafficking?

        Reed 330

        Introduction to Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH)
        Burke 10

        Establish a Roadmap for Successful Grant Production
        Reed 141

        Compassion-lism and Evange-passion
        Burke 403

        When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty
        Without Hurting the Poor … and Yourself

        Wisner 137 - Auditorium

        Leading Students to Justice: An Intro to the Justice Movement
        McHie 100

  •     3:15 - 4:45 p.m.   Workshops

        From Stranger to Neighbor to Family: Practical Guidance
        for Welcoming Resettled Refugees

        Burke 411

        Experiments in Intercultural Life: Bridge Building in an Era of Border-Making
        Reed 141

        Devotion and Delight: Who Are We Called to Be
        and What Is Going Well So Far?

        Burke 307

        Post-Disaster Trauma Counseling
        Reed (RS) 150A

        Academic Discipline of Holistic Child Development
        and Relevance to Church Mission

        Wisner 154

        Economic Development as Human Trafficking Prevention and Protection
        Reed 330

        Intro to Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage (HWTS),
        Part 1: Multiple-Barrier Approach and Making the Case for HWTS

        Burke 10

        Telling a Story
        Birchard 102

        Compassion-lism and Evange-passion
        Burke 403

        Helping Without Hurting in Church Benevolence: A Practical Guide
        Wisner 137 - Auditorium

        Just Water Weekend: How to Launch and How to Win
        McHie 100

  •     5:00 - 6:30 p.m.   Dinner       Ludwig Center
  •     7:00 p.m.      Plenary #2    Hawkins Centennial Chapel

        Speaker
        Eugene Cho View Bio

 
 

Friday, July 15

 
  •     6:30 - 7:45 a.m.   Breakfast    Ludwig Center
  •     8:00 - 10:00 a.m.   Plenary #3    Hawkins Centennial Chapel

        Speakers
        Rev. Celestin Chishibanji View Bio
        Dr. John Perkins View Bio

  •     10:30 - 12:00 p.m.  Workshops

        Hospitality and Power Dynamics
        Burke 411

        Guiding Others Through Conflicts
        McHie 100

        Dreaming Godly Dreams: What Would You Love to See Happen
        in Your Communities and Countries?

        Burke 307

        Preparing Facilitators for Participatory Assessment
        Reed (RS) 150A

        Child Theology
        Wisner 154

        Intro to HWTS, Part 2: Household Water Treatment Technologies
        Burke 10

        The Pathway to Sustainability: Vision and Board Development
        Birchard 102

        Thinking and Living Church Outside the Box
        Reed 202

        A Wesleyan Theology of Compassion
        Reed 330

        Toxic Charity: How Churches Hurt Those They Help — and How to Reverse It
        Larsen 110 - Kresege Auditorium

        Just Students: Developing Youth as Global Servants
        Wisner 137 - Auditorium

  •     12:00 - 1:15 p.m.   Lunch      Ludwig Center
  •     1:30 - 3:00 p.m.   Workshops

        Equipping the Church to Be Reconcilers
        McHie 100

        Designing Transformation: How Might Church and Community
        Transformation Help Your Work?

        Burke 307

        Best Practices for Communicating During a Disaster
        Reed (RS) 150A

        Global Work of Child Sponsorship and Holistic Child Development
        Wisner 154

        Trauma-Informed Care for Trafficking Survivors
        Burke 411

        Water Safety Plans
        Burke 10

        Assessing a Community: What Do You Need to Know and How Do You Get It?
        Reed 141

        The Pathway to Sustainability: Messaging and Fundraising
        Birchard 102

        Leadership Mistakes Even Successful Leaders Make
        Reed 202

        Thinking Biblically About Politics
        Wisner 137 - Auditorium

        Toxic Charity: How Churches Hurt Those They Help — and How to Reverse It
        Larsen 110 - Kresge Auditorium

  •     3:15 - 4:45 p.m.   Free Time/Networking/Workshops

        How to Change Behavior
        Burke 10

        Tour of the Pembroke Community
        Centennial Chapel West Parking Lot

        Global Poverty, Christian Solutions, and American Politics
        Wisner 137 - Auditorium

        Charity Detox: What Charity Would Look Like If We Cared About Results
        Larsen 110 - Kresege Auditorium

  •     5:00 - 6:30 p.m.   Dinner      Ludwig Center
  •     7:00 p.m.      Plenary #4    Hawkins Centennial Chapel

        Speaker
        Dr. John Perkins View Bio

 
 

Saturday, July 16

 
  •     6:30 - 7:45 a.m.   Breakfast    Ludwig Center
  •     8:00 - 9:15 a.m.   Workshops

        Building Peace in the Midst of Complex Conflicts
        Reed (RS) 150A

        Church and Community Transformation: Designing Toward Your Dreams
        Burke 307

        Identifying Appropriate Roles for the Church During Disasters
        Birchard 102

        Best Practices of Aftercare for Trafficking Survivors
        Reed 202

        Environmental Sanitation
        Burke 10

        A Biblical Theology of Compassion
        Burke 411

        An Open, Civil Dialogue: Comparing Current Presidential Platforms
        With a Biblical, Balanced Agenda

        Wisner 137 - Auditorium

        The Microfinance Debate: Does It Work or Not?
        Wisner 154

  •     9:30 - 11:30 a.m.   Plenary #5    Hawkins Centennial Chapel

        Speakers
        Dr. Gustavo A. Crocker View Bio
        Dr. Deirdre Brower Latz View Bio

  •     11:45 - 1:15 p.m.   Lunch      Ludwig Center