Tucson Mission Network

Speakers


Here's how you can connect to the ministries of the innovative leaders who have spoken at past Tucson Mission Network breakfasts:

Future Speakers 

If you know a stand-up comic or a missional leader who will be within a light year of Tucson and could possibly speak to a focused theme of interest to people with a passion for global and urban outreach at a future Tucson Mission Network breakfast... 

please let us know.  

 

 

Jim Wyly
New Tribes Mission
It Takes a Team

February 2012

 

Andrew C
Summer Institute of Linguistics
Experiences in Central Asia

January 2012

 

Paul Giacomini
LEAD - Language, Education & Development
Overcoming Poverty, Illiteracy, and Discrimination through Community-Based Development

November 2011

 

Scott Allen
 

Disciple the Nations Alliance

Striking the Balance between Gospel Sharing and Social Justice

October 2011

 

Jack Voelkel
Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship

Latin America - A Mission Field or a Mission Force?

September 2011

 

Jeff Jackson
Cross-Connection International Fellowship

Helping Refugees Start Their Own Churches – and Preparing Them for Second Generation Challenges

May 2011

 

Tim Brown
Pioneers

As You Go, Make Disciples

April 2011

 

Mike Alameda
Corazón Ministries,

Maneuvering through Political Mine Fields in Missions

March 2011

 

Tory Ruark
DELTA Ministries

How Much Risk Is Too Much Risk in Short-Term Mission?

February 2011

 

Joe Hill

Spiritual Warfare in Mission: The Devil is in the Details

January 2011

 

Olivia Seagle
Frontiers

The Internet Revolution:  Opportunities and Challenges for Global Mission Personnel

November 2010

 

Alex T
OMF International

The Worldview Clash with Islam when Christ-Followers Bring Relief and Love to the Suffering

October 2010

 

Carolyn Martin
 International Turkey Network

 

Empowering Illiterate Kurdish Women through Oral Bible Teaching

 September 2010

 

Jim Lindgren
Window of Hope
U.S. Standards of Excellence in Short-Term Mission

 

Harnessing the Power of Collaboration to Bring Healing to the Nations

 May 2010

 

Doug Sparks
Development Associates International

Post-Modernity and the Changing Nature of Missions

 April 2010

 

Laura Mae Gardner
Wycliffe Bible Translators

Forecast for Missions 2010-2015:  New Opportunities and Challenges

March 2010

 

Terry Dalrymple
Global CHE Network

 I met Jesus in the Village: Lessons from the Village for the Church Worldwide

February 2010

 

Tim Brown
formerly of Scriptures in Use

 Sustaining New Church Planting Movements for the Long Haul 

January 2010

 

Okongo Samson
Unite4Africa

 Recruiting Workers to Finish the Task

November 2009

 

Tory Ruark
DELTA Ministries International

Does Your Short-Term Trip Measure Up?

October 2009 

 

Jonathan Roe
Mission Increase

Leading Workers and Volunteers to Take Full Ownership in the Cause

September 2009

 

David Thoresen
Pantano Christian Church

 Community Health Evangelism - Christian Development:  Empowering Nationals to Transform their Communities

May 2009

 

Larry Walker
ACMC

 Mobilizing the Whole Congregation:  How Do We Organize Church Volunteers and Staff In Order to Involve the Maximum Number in Mission?

April 2009

 

Carol Davis
Global Spectrum and Executive Director of LeafLine Initiatives

Activating the Entire Capacity of the Church – Connections, Expertise, and Professions

 

March 2009

Harry Larson
IDEAS 

Peer-to-Peer Cross-Cultural Evangelism:  Business, Educational, Medical, and Agricultural Professionals Take the Lead

February 2009

 

Tory Ruark
DELTA Ministries International

Re-Entry:  Leading Goers to Long-Term Life Change After Their Short-Term Experience

January 2009 

 

Barb DeWald
Standards of Excellence in Short-Term Mission

Using Best Practices to Design Maximum Impact Short-Term Trips

November 2008

 

How the Changing Status of Relief and Development Organizations in Russia and Central Asia is Impacting One Tucson Family Serving There

 

October 13, 2008

 

Panel

Lay Trip Leaders from Tucson Marilyn T, Donna G, Mary S, Ray R

Leading Effective Short-Term Trips

September 2008

 

Meg Crossman
Pathways to Global Understanding

May 2008

 
Elmer Yazzie

God As Artist, Man As Artist, and Life As Art:  Using Art to Share Jesus Across Cultures 

April 2008

 

Heather Hicks
Food for the Hungry

Is God Challenging Our Assumptions of Mission?  Beyond Personal Conversion to Community Transformation

March 2008

 

Bob Blincoe
Frontiers 

 

The Sometimes Delicate Relationship Between Local Churches and Mission Agencies:  How Luther and Calvin Gave Us Half a Reformation

 

February 2008

 

Frank Martin
International Turkey Network 

Leadership Development in the Middle Eastern and Mslim Context

January 2008

 

Debi Clift0n 
Grace Community Church

How One Local Church Creatively Cares for Her Missionaries

November 2007

 

Dr. Bruce Swanson
Summer Institute of Linguistics
International Academic Affairs Training Division

 

Five Invisible Skills that Make or Break Missionaries

 

 

October 2007 

 

Cherie Gray
Tucson Refugee Ministry

 

The Controversy over Insider Movements:
New Believers Serving Jesus from Within their Hindu, Mus1im, or Buddhist Community

 

September 2007

 

Marty

Case Study of a Family Living and Serving in the Middle East with a Medical Platform

 May 2007

 

 Sam Talbert
E3 Partners

Short-TermTrips for Face to Face Evangelism

April 2007

 

 Dr. Ron Blue
Dallas Seminary, CAM International

An Audacious Goal? Finishing the Task in Our Generation

March 5, 2007

Mike Latsko
Frontiers

How Can We Lead Non-Goers into Meaningful Missions Participation?

January 2007

Dick and Laura Mae Gardner

The Evolution of Missions and What that Means to Us in Tucson

Wycliffe Bible Translators

November 2006

 

Dennis Wiens
SAT-7

The Impact of Media Outreach to the Middle East and North Africa

October 2006

Panel:  Missionary Education and Training in the 21st Century

Tom Wisley (EduVenture)

Tim Brown (AmeriTribes)

September 2006

 

Huron Claus
CHIEF

Contextualizing the Gospel Among Native Peoples in the 21st Century

May 2006

 

Shane Bennett
Caleb Project
Short-Term Mission Projects that are Domestic and Unreached-Focused

April 2006

 

George Walker
Worldview Resource Group

March 2006

 

Larry Walker
ACMC

Managing Missions:  How Can We Move Beyond "Top-Down" to Organic Leadership?

 

February 2006

 

Glen Elliott
Pantano Christian Church

 

Brokenness: The Missionary Way

January 2006

 

Buingo Mateene and Nick Beezhold
Partners in Christ International

Hope for Africa: 
The Initiative of National Leaders for the Whole Church of Africa

November 2005

 

Heather Hicks
Harvest Foundation

Maximizing the Momentum of a Short-term Mission Experience: How Do We Bring The Mission Home to Our Communities? 

October 2005

 

Panel:  Serving Refugees in the United States

Jim and Joyce Park (Wycliffe) and Yurika Hasagawa (Navigators)

May 2005

 

Dick Elkins
Wycliffe

Avoiding Dependency

April 2005

 

John RowellMRNI

Why Self-support is the not the Key to Modern Missiology

March 2005

 

Harry L
IDEAS 

Can the Local Church in Her Present Culture Produce the Kingdom Professionals Needed to Finish the Task?

February 2005

 

Lori 

SE Asia Case Study:  Mobilizing the National Church to Reach the Muslims in their Backyard

January 2005

 

 S D Ponraj

Maintaining Relationships with Mission Partners on the Other Side of the World

Bihar Outreach Network

November 2004

 

Panel

Ministering to Muslims in Tucson - panel discussion PLUS What Does an Indigenous Muslim Church look like?

October 2004

 

Harold Yu

Back to Jerusalem - the Vision of the Chinese Church to Send out 10,000 Missionaries

September 2004

 

 

People Group Reports from Worldwide Perspectives class

May 2004

   
 
Brian International Mission Board

Worship Evangelism in the Hindu Context

April 2004

   
 

Jeff
Navigators

Redemptive Analogies in the Koran

March 2004

   
 
Jon HardinCaleb Project

Smartening Up Our Mobilization Message

February 2004

   
David Slottje
Global Mission Fellowship

Dog and Cat Theology

January 2004

 
How Mission Agencies Do Missionary Care - Panel

Larr1e Gardner, Wycliffe Bible Translators

Bruce B

Anne Childs, AmeriTribes

November 2003

   

Ed & Kathy Opp*nh**zen

Using Business Platforms to Serve in Restricted Access Countries

October 2003

   

 Panel

Sam Santana

Mark Peterson

Henry Botello

 

Doing Church and Outreach on Tucson's South Side

 

September 2003

 

   

Normal Tucson People Serving Our City's Urban Poor

Amazing Stories or Urban Outreach

May 2003

 

   

Dorothy Mathieson

Serving the World's Urban Poor

April 2003

   

John Perkins

Christian Community Development

March 2003

 

   
Panel

Erik Powell, Missionary

Victor Pinzón, Pastor

John Fitzgerald, U.S. Border Patrol

Angela Donelson HUD with border communities

 

Redeeming the U.S.-Mexico Border

February 2003  

   

Marilyn
Frontiers

Identifying Tomorrow's Global Workers Today

January 2003

   

Malcolm Hartnell

The Challenges of Ministering to Non-Literate People Groups

October 2002

   

 Panel

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Huron Claus (CHIEF

Bob Schall (Papago Assemgly of God)

Art Wilson (Papago Assembly of God)

Dean Saxton (SIL) 

Tim Brown (AmeriTribes)

Sonny Lomadofkie

 

 Effective Native American Ministry

September 2002 

 
Panel

Dave Buckert (Southwest Border District, Evangelical Free Church of America)

Tim Brown (AmeriTribes)

Tim Brown (Pantano Christian)

David Mann (Catalina Baptist Association)

Roberto Morales (Primera Iglesia Bautista)

Ron Newberg (Wycliffe)

 

Strategic Mexico Partnerships

May 2002

 
Lincoln Murdoch
Antioch Network

Amazing Kingdom Partnerships for Afghanistan

April 2002

 
Sandy Winter

Caring for our Overseas and Urban Workers

March 2002

 
Erik Powell 
Asociación Misionera de México 

Biblical Balance between Humanitarian and Evangelism Strategy

February 2002

 

Susan Stacey
Fountain of Hope

 

Strategies for Community Transformation - Blessing the Urban Poor

January 2002 

 

Tim Brown
AmeriTribes

 

From Paternalism to Partnership:  A Case Study of work with the Navajo

 

November 2001 

 

Panel

Frank Martin (Saguaro Canyon Ev.Free), 

Donna Gudgel (Pantano Christian)

  Wade Remer (Wycliffe

Marilyn Tolson (Casas)

 

Effective Short-Term Trips

 

October 2001

 

Panel

 

Randy Reynolds, Leo Sheehan, Grace Hegel, John Benson, Susan Hawk, Mike Alameda

 

Transforming Urban Communities

 

May 2001

 

Jim Bowman
Scriptures in Use

 

India Bihar Outreach Network

Partnering to plant churches in India through Scripture storytelling in the native language of each people group. 

 

April 2001

 

Julie Brown
AmeriTribes & KidsPray

 

Giving Children a World Vision

 

March 2001

 

Kathy Giske
Presbyterian Frontier Fellowship

 

Priorities for Global Outreach in the New Millenium

 

February 2001

 

Donald McCurry
Ministry to Muslims (Colorado Springs, CO) 

 

Harvest and Opposition in Muslim Fields

 

January 2001 

 

Luis Palau Multi-Cultural Team 

(coordinated by Mike Alameda) 

Partnering with Ethnic Churches in Global Work

November 2000

 

JK and Andy Jackson

International Turkey Network

Word of Grace Church

Taking Ministry Networks to the Next Level 

October 2000

 

Jim Bowman

Scriptures in Use

Using Storytelling to Communicate Christ with other Cultures

September 2000

 

Kit Danley

Neighborhood Ministries, Inc.

Untapped Models for Blessing the Urban Poor 

May 2000

 

Gary Wittevrongel

Antioch Network

Local Cross-Cultural Works Linked to Overseas Ministry

April 2000

 

Sarah Congdon 

World Concern

Mobilizing Children to Pray for Children at Risk

March 2000 

 

Gary Barnes

AD2000

How to Train Workers for the Unfinished Task

February 2000 

 

Steve Moore

Top Flight Leadership

Emerging Young Leaders

How to Diagnose Your Missions Paradigm so People will Respond to Global Opportunities

January 2000 

 

Mike Alameda 

Corazón Ministries

How Established Churches can Partner With and Mobilize Smaller Churches for World Outreach

November 1999

 

Amy Barstad

YWAM

How to Mobilize Young Adults for World Outreach

October 1999

 

John Tuitele

Prayer for the Persecuted Church

How to Mobilize Prayer for Our Suffering Brothers and Sisters

September 1999

 

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