The Judsons: Celebrating 200 Years of Baptist Missions

Learning from the Past and Looking to the Future

Ann JudsonAdoniram Judson

November 14-16, 2013
Cost: $85/person and $130/couple
McAfee Students: Free
Location: Mercer University -- Atlanta Campus, 2930 Flowers Road South, Atlanta, GA 30341, AACC Building
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Bill Leonard and Dr. Molly Marshall


Click here to download the registration form. All forms must be filled out and mailed to Dr. Loyd Allen at 3001 Mercer University Drive, McAfee School of Theology, Atlanta, GA 30341.  You can contact Dr. Loyd Allen by phone at (678) 547-6472 or by email at allen_wl@mercer.edufor more information. Registration is complete after the registration fee has been received.

Registration Deadline: November 1, 2013

Hotel Information

Comfort Suites - Northlake
2060 Crescent Blvd.
Tucker, GA 30084

Hampton Inn - Northlake
2400 Northlake Pkwy NE
Tucker, GA 30084
Make Reservations by October 31
Judson Bicentennial Group Rate

Holiday Inn - Northlake
2158 Ranchwood Drive
Tucker, GA 30084

The Event

On November 14-16, 2013, McAfee School of Theology, in collaborationwith the American Baptist Historical Society, the Baptist History and Heritage Society, Baptist Women in Ministry and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, will host"The Judsons: Celebrating 200 Years of Baptist Missions, Learning from the Past and Looking to the Future."

Conference speakers will provide historical perspective on the contributions of Adoniram Judson, Ann Judson,SarahBoardman Judson and Emily Chubbuck Judson to Baptist mission work, including education, women's work and congregational involvement in missions. Workshops, led by mission practitioners, will focus on missional engagement within their own congregations.

On Friday evening, November 15, Burmese Baptist congregations will lead a worship service at First Baptist Church, Tucker. This service will be open to the public and a highlight of the conference.


Click here for a detailed schedule

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Friday, November 15, 7:30 p.m.

Worship Service at First Baptist Church, Tucker, Georgia

Led by Saw Ler Htoo

Executive Secretary of the Karen Baptist Convention, USA

Missionary, American Baptist Home Mission Societies


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Keynote Speakers

billleonardBill Leonard
Dunn Professor of Baptist Studies and Church History
Wake Forest University School of Divinity 
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

mollymarshallMolly Marshall
Central Baptist Theological Seminary 
Shawnee, Kansas

Session Speakers

lna_1807Robert Nash
Associate Dean
Arnall-Mann-Thomasson Professor of Missions and World Religions
McAfee School of Theology 
Atlanta, Georiga

850480367Pamela Smoot
Assistant Professor of Africana Studies
Southern Illinois University 
Carbondale, Illinois

lna_1795Graham Walker 
Zellars Professor of Theology and Philosophy
McAfee School of Theology
Atlanta, Georgia

Mission Practitioners

Carol BauerCarol Bauer
Norwalk Hospital
Wilton, Connecticut

Duane and Marcia Binkley