Story Magazine - Spring/Summer, 2013

Missional Church Consultation explores global media cultures

In November, leaders with a focus on mission gathered at Luther Seminary for the eighth annual Missional Church Consultation.
Sponsored by the Center for Missional Leadership at Luther Seminary, On the Road to Emmaus: Missional Church and Global Media Cultures explored ways the media affects how people meet Jesus in the 21st century.
Attendees learned about how media is reshaping our relationships, our world and our commitments to reaching out in love and justice to share the Good News.
Speakers:
Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu, Baeta-Grau Professor of African Christianity; Director of the Center for the Study of African Christianity, Trinity Theological Seminary, Accra, Ghana
Elizabeth Drescher, Lecturer, Santa Clara University
Mary Hess, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, Luther Seminary
Rex Miller, Author and Speaker
Jolyon Mitchell, Director, Centre for Theology and Public Issues