WHAT IS IT
Manning Valley ReachOut is a conference that seeks to see Christians equipped and passionate about making disciples of Christ for God’s glory from across the street to the unreached nations of the earth. Entry is FREE. We will get to:
Hear some excellent bible teaching on the theme ‘Unfinished’ from Melbourne-based guest speaker, Simon Longden
Engage with dozens of mission agencies at the expo
Consider some intriguing topics through our ‘Compass Points’
Chat with people who are engaged with cross-cultural work
Heaps heaps more!
Don’t miss the ReachOut KIDS! program if you have primary aged kids (details below) and we will also have creche facilities during session times.
WOULD YOU LIKE TO HELP?
Would you like to help make this conference happen? You can sign up to be a volunteer by going to this link!
Simon serves as the Director of Pioneers Australia, a mission organisation committed to helping churches reach least-reached peoples around the world with the gospel of Jesus. Pioneers International has some 3200 members serving on 354 teams in 104 countries among 297 unreached people groups representing 227 languages. Our Aussie members serving cross culturally make up 240 of that number (in addition to their 200 children). Simon has a background as a Registered Nurse, an officer in the Australian Army, and work in the pharmaceutical industry. He is married to Joy, and they previously served in West Africa. Simon and Joy have two daughters and one son-in-law.
REACHOUT KIDS - UNFINISHED:LEGOLAND!
Manning Valley ReachOut Kid's program will cater for children aged from 4 to 12. Our theme is Unfinished:Legoland! Over three sessions your kids will be learning about "friendship evangelism": what it is to be a good friend who shines the light of Jesus, wherever they are.
Short, information packed talks on engaging topics:
Martin Garcia from Word of Life
NEW AGE SPIRITUALISM
OUR RESPONSE TO MIGRANTS
Carolyn Seaton from SUMMIT
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A PERSECUTED CHRISTIAN
REACHING OUT THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA
Adrian working in the Middle East
MISSION AGENCY EXPO
There will be heaps of mission agency representatives to chat to about what is happening locally and around the globe. We’ll have a partner page up so you can check out who’s coming as they sign up!
On Friday, a sausage sizzle will be available from 6-6.45pm for a gold coin donation. Supper provided. On Saturday, morning tea & lunch will be provided. There will be barista coffee available for purchase.
An inspiring story of "Simply doing what God has called us to do...."