First Presbyterian has Global Missions Conference

"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.