The Global Mission Committee leads a yearly Mini Global Mission Event for the Synod. Missionary in Residence program. Companion Synods (Tanzania and India) program. Encourages participation in National Global Mission Events. Scholarships are offered by the committee.
Chairperson: Mr. Art Milton
Staff Liaison: Pastor Gary Erickson, Director of Evangelical Mission and Assistant to the Bishop for the South Conference
Our current goals are:
- Yearly Mini Global Mission Event for the Synod.
- Missionary in Residence program.
- Companion Synods (Tanzania and India) program.
- Encourage participation in National Global Mission Event.
- Scholarships are offered by the committee.
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