Event Location: Virtual
Event Type: TIM Centre
The Evangelical Missiological Society (EMS) Canada 2021 Regional Event will consists of two plenary and several paper presentations from across Canada on the theme "Communication/s and Mission."
Planery speakers include:
Jeff Christopherson (Church Planting Canada)
“Missional Communication within the Canadian Context of Secularity”
Jeff Christopherson is the Executive Director of Church Planting Canada, the co-founder and missiologst of Send Insitute, a Multiplying Church Catalyst for the Canadian National Baptist Conference, a weekly columnist for the Christianity Today Missio Mondays, a co-vocational pastor at The Sanctuary. His most recent nook is entitled Venal Dogmata: A Parable of the Future Church.
Claudia Rossetto (Columbia Bible College)
“Words Matter: Towards the Development of Fresh Language for Evangelism in a COVID World Suffering from Social Isolation”
Claudia Merida Rossetto is chaplain at the Evergreen Baptist Housing and instructor at Columbia Bible College in British Columbia. She is originally from Bolivia where she worked for Food For The Hungry, a Relief and Development organization managing the department of information technology. She holds an MA from Regent College and a DMin from Carey Theological College. She is passionate about evangelism and missionary discipleship as Jesus’ good news to the lethal impact of social isolation in the world. She has been deeply shaped by her church that is aware of the colonial memory, is active in social justice, and aims to extend radical hospitality.