This Saturday (Nov. 12), SCBC is taking a group into Seoul for the Handle With Care: Orphan Care & Foster Care Conference. We will leave the SCBC parking lot at 8:30am. The conference is from 10am-4pm. Childcare is NOT provided at the conference. Lunch is on your own. It is being hosted by Crossway Mission Church & will be held in Gangnam at POSCO P&S Tower. Speakers will be from Hope For Orphans, MPAK, Holt, etc. Cost is 40,000krw/person. Conference organizers are requiring reservations, so please contact Pastor Chapman.
Here’s more info. that can be found at CMC’s website (crosswaymission.com):
Join us for the FIRST EVER Orphan Care and Foster Care Conference in Korea (Handle with Care) on Saturday Nov 12 from 10am to 4pm at Posco P&S Tower.
This will be an opportunity to hear from leaders in the field of orphan care & foster care, testimonies of adopted children, updates on adoption laws and opportunities for expats and how your churches can get more involved. We will have speakers from MPAK, Hope for Orphans, Holt Children’s Services, and more.
Speakers: Steve Morrison (MPAK), Brian Minnix (Hope for Orphans), Pastor Jong Rak Lee (Baby Box), Pastor Eddie Byun (Crossway Mission Church), DJ You (Holt Children’s Services), and more.
10:00-11:00 The Orphan Crisis for Korea (Steve Morrison)
1100-1200 The Challenges in Korea for Orphan Care (Pastor Jong Rak Lee)
13:00-1400 The Church’s Response to the Orphan Crisis (Brian Minnix)
14:00-1500 An Update on Expats and Special Laws for Adoption and Foster Care (Holt)
1500-1600 Beyond Adoption: Foster Care, NK, Volunteering, and Mentoring (Eddie Byun)
1600-1630 Q&A & Closing Prayer
KRW 40,000 per person for the one-day conference. GO TO THEIR WEBSITE TO REGISTER AND PAY. Or simply register and pay at the door.
Posco P&S Tower
Event Hall, 3F
Exit 1, Gangnam Station (5 min walk)
Exit 3, Yeoksam Station (3 min walk)
146, 341, 360, 740 (Stop at Yeoksam Station POSCO P&S TOWER Bus Stop)
By Nelson Chapman
Nelson is the English Pastor of Songtan Central Baptist Church. He is married to Michelle, and they both delight in their children. He has a heart for teaching the Word of God in the local church, and proclaiming the Gospel to all people groups. Nelson enjoys reading, traveling, sports, and spending time with family and friends.