Connecting Ethiopia Mission Partners in Christ
Reports from Conference
Purpose Workshops
2007 Ethiopia Mission Network Conference
April 26-28, 2007
Hope Presbyterian Church
Richfield, Minnesota
Guest Speakers: Qes Iteffa Gobena, President, EECMY
Rev. Bill Young, Executive Director, PFF

Invitation Letter     Conference Schedule
As a mission network of the World Missions Division of  the Presbyterian Church, USA, the Ethiopia Mission Network seeks to:
  • Share Information, experience and wisdom
  • Make contact with all who share a common vision of partnership within the Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus
  • Discuss common strategies
  • Communicate face-to-face about challenges
  • Invite new participants into the network
  • Encourage and spiritually support all partners engaged in the work of mission
Small Groups

Plenary Sessions
  • Dependency Issues - The Rev. Bill Young
  • Ethiopian Banquet: Kes Iteffa Gobena, speaker
  • News from PCUSA & Update from BSCO - Doug Welch and Michael Weller
  • Education and Literacy - Susquehanna Valley Presbytery
  • Topics on Communications between Partners - Shenandoah Presbytery
  • Unreached Peoples
  • Water Projects
  • How to Reach out to Muslims
  • Bible Telling and Orality
  • English Tutoring Schools
Small Group Discussion Topics
  • HIV/AIDS Concerns
  • Hosting Ethiopian guests & arranging travel to Ethiopia
  • Synod and people group gatherings
  • Ethiopia Reads
  • Communications Issues
  • Microfinance
  • Ethiopia Reads
Reports and Documents
Presented at the Conference

Working Together in the Body of Christ - Bill Young - PowerPoint

Communications: Issues for Mission and Ministry - Doug Sensabaugh - Powerpoint

Update on Communications Issues - Yonas Yigezu - Adobe

Recommendations on Communications with BSCO - Michael Weller - Adobe

Thoughts on Communications Challenges - Dorothy Hanson - Adobe

2006 Brief Report - Bethel Synods Coordination Office (complete) - April 2007 - Adobe

2006 BSCO Report Breakdown - all Adobe documents
    Western Wollega Bethel Synod Report
    Illubabor Bethel Synod Report
    Southwest Bethel Synod Report
    West Gambella Bethel Synod Report
    East Gambella Bethel Synod Report