Thursday, November 7, 2013

News from the WCC Assembly - Mission & New Leadership

The 10th World Council of Churches (WCC) Assembly is taking place in Busan, Republic of Korea. It started on Wednesday October 30 and comes to an end on Friday November 8, 2013.

Those assembled at the the 10th WCC worshiped and shared some valuable time with their interfaith partners. They also elected new presidents.

A November 4, plenary session presented an action-oriented reflection based on the new WCC mission statement: Together Towards Life: Mission and Evangelism in Changing Landscapes. The plenary sought to highlight the common challenges and opportunities for mission in the current global context.

To learn more about their reflections on the concept of mission click here.

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