|EVENT:||21st Baptist World Congress|
|LOCATION:||Durban, South Africa|
|DATE:||July 22-26, 2015|
|THEME:||Jesus Christ, The Door|
You are invited to come to the Congress to:
- Celebrate Jesus Christ, the Door;
- Worship God with Baptists from around the world in a variety of styles;
- Fellowship with thousands of congress participants and give expression to our unity as Baptist Christians;
- Share the Good News with people who need to know the God who opens a door to abundant life through Jesus Christ;
- Seek justice as, together, we join in the struggle for human rights and religious liberty, and seek ways of helping those in need, never forgetting how unjust structures help undermine human dignity;
- Be moved by meeting new friends from around the world and discussing partnership possibilities to serve God’s mission;
- Explore what new call and challenge the Spirit of God may make clear to you;
- Share the intuitive presence of the Spirit of God through the performing and creative arts.
The Congress program begins on the evening of Wednesday, July 22, 2015, and officially concludes at noon on Sunday, July 26, 2015, with Bible study and worship.
The program includes:
There will also be a Pastors’ stream, a Children’s program for those under 11 years old, and a Youth track.