Study Process Conveners

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Theme 1: Foundations for Mission

Canon Janice Price, CTBI Global Mission Network, UK
Rev. Dr. Deenabandhu Manchala, World Council of Churches


Theme 2: Christian mission among other faiths

Dr. Lalsangkima Pachuau, Asbury Theological Seminary, USA
Dr. Niki Papageorgiou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece


Theme 3: Mission and postmodernities

Rev. Andrew Kirk, formerly Dean of the School of World Mission, Selly Oak, Birmingham, UK
Dr. Kajsa Ahlstrand, University of Uppsala, Sweden


Theme 4: Mission and power

Theme 5: Forms of missionary engagement

Canon Mark Oxbrow, Church Mission Society, UK
Dr. Genevieve James, UNISA, South Africa


Theme 6: Theological education and formation

Dr. Dietrich Werner, Ecumenical Institute, Bossey, Switzerland
Dr. Namsoon Kang, Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, USA


Theme 7: Christian communities in contemporary contexts

Dr. Afe Adogame, University of Edinburgh, UK
Dr. Philomena Mwaura, Kenyatta University, Kenya
in close association with Erica Dunmow of the JITC UK Urban Mission Congress Executive


Theme 8: Mission and unity - ecclesiology and mission

Rev. Darrell Jackson, Redcliffe College, UK
Kyriaki Avtzi, Churches in Dialogue, Council of European Churches
Dr. Laszlo Gonda, Debrecen Reformed Theological University, Hungary, and CWME


Theme 9: Mission spirituality and authentic discipleship

Dr. Wonsuk Ma, Oxford Centre for Mission Studies, UK
Dr. Cathy Ross, Church Mission Society, UK