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Dr. Chinchen to Speak at RTS Jackson Annual Missions Conference
August 13, 2012
RTS Jackson is pleased to host our annual Missions Conference on September 11-12. This year, the keynote speaker is Rev. Dr. Jack Chinchen, Founder and Chairman of the Board of African Bible Colleges and former missionary to Africa. Below is the schedule for the conference:
Tuesday, September 11
12:00pm - 1:00pm Pizza Lunch with Dr. Chinchen at Patterson's Porch
Wednesday, September 12
11:00am-12:00pm Chapel Service with Dr. Chinchen
12:00pm-1:00pm Lunch with Dr. Chinchen at Patterson's Porch
Jack Chinchen, a missionary to Africa for over 40 years (20 years in Liberia & 22 years in Malawi), is the founder and Chairman of the Board of African Bible Colleges (ABC). In addition to three college campuses, ABC also operates 4 Christian radio stations in Africa, a mission hospital in Malawi, and an international Christian school, the ABC Christian Academy. He established the first evangelical Christian colleges in Liberia in 1976, Malawi in 1989, and Uganda in 2005.
Dr. Chinchen is also an ordained minister in the PCA, and received his doctorate from Biola University in California. He taught the first ever Missions courses here at RTS in 1972, in the back of the White House on campus. He is married to his wife, Nell, with whom he has 7 children (3 serving as missionaries in Africa) and 40 grandchildren, seven of them born in Africa.
It will be a joy to have him on campus speaking to us from his extensive missions experience. Hope to see you there!