Osijek Doctoral Colloquium 2019

A unique place for independent study in a fascinating international learning community Osijek Doctoral Colloquium (ODC) offers an opportunity for intensive, independent study for PhD students, away from everyday worries, under the leadership of qualified mentors in the research library of the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Osijek, Croatia. ODC has been set to provide theological […]

IAMS EUROPE Conference August 23-27, 2019 – Sankt Augustin, Germany

Locating European Missions in a Wounded World in Deep Transformation Living and believing in an unstable and vulnerable world has become the prevailing experience and challenge for most societies worldwide, and so too for many parts of Europe, as we move further into the 21st century. Progressive thinking has hit real barriers for some time […]

Love, light and delight Acta Missiologiae vol 6/2018 now available!

The newest Acta Missiologiae vol 6/2018 came out less than a month ago. It offers the readers reflections of different Christian scholars and practitioners on how the words of faiths can be transformed into lived faith, becoming relevant for the societies in Central and Eastern Europe that face mass labour emigration, xenophobia, nationalism, political capriciousness […]

Call for Papers – CEEAMS Annual Conference 19-22 February 2019

Spirituality Matters! Insights in the  Spiritual Dimension of Mission Theologies and Grassroots Missionary Practice in Central and Eastern Europe The Central and Eastern European  Association for Mission Studies invites theologians, missiologists, reflective practitioners and other professionals to its annual conference titled:  Spirituality matters! Insights in the spiritual dimension of mission theologies  and grassroots missionary practice in Central and […]

Job announcement

CEEAMS, the Central and European Association for Mission Studies, invites applications for the position of a General Secretary for 8 hours per week on a free-lance basis. The GS’s task is to help keep the Association running smoothly, taking care of administrative and organisational tasks under the responsibility of the Executive Committee. The number of members […]

ODC 2018: Five weeks of mission research for God`s Kingdom

Osijek Doctoral Colloquium 2018 was hosted from June 30 to August 4, and gathered 21 students from 12 countries gathered for 1 to 5 weeks to advance their PhD studies with academic support of 7 mentors and spiritual support of 6 house parents. This unique summer programme provides a good balance of academic instructions, hard […]

Digital Resource Center on Mission Studies in Central and Eastern Europe

Finding resources to study what is going on in Church and Mission in Central and Eastern Europe is quite a challenge! CEEAMSprints is a database that has been created as a response to this need, expressed repeatedly in various programs of CEEAMS, at the Osijek Doctoral Colloquium, and in the CEEAMS Annual conferences. Two years […]

Conversations in Theological Education, Church and Mission in Balkan Contexts: Trends, Challenges and Needs

One of the greatest challenges in global theological education is to keep the conversation going between Churches and theological schools how institutions for theological education and pastoral formation could better serve (Evangelical) churches to be relevant witnesses in their contexts. This is also a challenge for the Balkan contexts (Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, Bosnia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia, Albania, […]

The Conference on World Mission and Evangelism in Arusha

On 8-13 March 2018 the 14th Conference on World Mission and Evangelism took place in Arusha, Tanzania. As traditionally, it was organized by the Commission for World Mission and Evangelism (CWME) of the World Council of Churches (WCC). The conference was attended by more than a thousand delegates, advisors, and other visitors from Protestant, Orthodox, […]