"Casting Light Into the Darkness" is the theme of the annual Global Missions Conference beginning Wednesday at First Presbyterian Church, 1100 First Ave.
Here is the schedule:
* Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. (following Church Family Supper), hear the Rev. Dick Swayze, a mission consultant on Brazil with The Outreach Foundation. (Supper reservations must be received by 5 p.m. Monday.)
* Thursday at 7:15 a.m., hear the Rev. Randy Gardner, Director of Partnerships for the Bible Training Centre for Pastors.
* Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., participate in the Prayer Vigil for the World.
* Saturday, Feb. 21, 5:15 p.m., experience the Global Missions University and Commencement Dinner with the Rev. Donald Marsden, associate director of the Presbyterian Frontier Fellowship, speaker. (Prior reservations required.)
* Sunday, Feb. 22, hear Rev. Donald Marsden as he preaches in both worship services, 8:45 and 11:00 a.m., and also in a special Sunday School gathering in the Fellowship Hall at 10 a.m.
Call 706-322-4523 for meal reservations.