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, […]
Round table “Women in Mission: Spirituality in Mission”
Round table “Women in Mission: Spirituality in Mission” was held in Osijek, February 18-20, 2018. It brought together 12 women from different Christian and professional backgrounds to reflect on their involvement in mission in post-communist and secular setting. The Central and Eastern European Institute for Mission Studies hosted the 2008 quadrennial IAMS conference in […]
CEEAMS 2018 Conference: WORKING TO LIVE? LIVING TO WORK?
The Annual CEEAMS 2018 Conference WORKING TO LIVE? LIVING TO WORK? was held in Osijek, from February 20th to 23rd, hosted by the Central and Eastern European Association for Mission Studies (Budapest, Hungary) and the Osijek Institute for Mission Studies at the Evangelical Theological Seminary (Osijek, Croatia). The event gathered around forty theologian, educators, missiologists […]
Conversations on Theological Education, Church and Mission in the 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, […]
Doctoral Colloquium 2017
This year`s Osijek Doctoral Colloquium (ODC) was all about studying in the light of conversations on various aspects of mission in our lives. Gathered for five weeks, our students and mentors had time to study, share, motivate, discuss, elaborate, research and investigate the ways PhD studies are related to the mission of God in Europe […]
The Reformation: Humanity, Church, Society – St. Petersburg, Russia
On 20-21 April, the III International academic theological conference entitled «The Reformation: Humanity, Church, Society» took place at St. Petersburg Christian University (SPCU, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation). The event was initiated by the Slavic Research and Research Center of the Euro-Asian Accreditation Association (E-AAA) and organized as part of a larger program commemorating the […]
Missio Ecclisiare in Central Asia – Almaty, Kazakhstan
A missiological conference dedicated to the issue of missio ecclisiare in the context of Central Asia has took place in Almaty, Kazakhstan March 2017, 28-30. The conference was organized by the Bible Institute Almaty (BIA). The event had gathered reflectional practitioners and missiologists from a variety of countries, which are in different levels involved in mission […]
Love, Live, and Delight – Osijek, Croatia
The annual conference of the Central and Eastern European Association for Mission Studies (CEEAMS) was held in Osijek, Croatia between 13-17 February 2017. Its theme was: Love, Live, and Delight: Conversations in Central and Eastern Europe on Present day documents on Mission. The participants reflected on mission documents from four different Christian traditions, that were […]
Slavic Bible Commentary launched
The Slavic Bible Commentary (SBC) was launched in Kiev, Ukraine in October 2016. It is the third in a series of five ground-breaking one-volume commentaries, funded by Langham Partnership. It is the first ever Russian-language commentary, written by contemporary evangelical writers from Eastern Europe, which is designed for a wide range of readers, not just […]
Human Mobility and Christian Communities – Osijek, Croatia
This year`s CEEAMS Conference was looking into the migration experiences in CEE which have intensified and diversified especially after the fall of the Communist in 1989.