New church-planting families were commissioned by Grace Brethren North American Missions in Tuesday evening’s main session at Celebrate06 national conference, being held at Indian Wells, California. GBNAM northeastern career missionary Jim Snavely (burgundy shirt) is praying for the church planters in this photo, as the couples are surrounded by pastors and GBNAM board members.
Jim Cymbala, pastor of Brooklyn Tabernacle, was the speaker for this evening’s main session. Tomorrow, Wednesday, is the last full day of Celebrate06. The day begins with women’s and AGBM meetings at 8:30 a.m., a main session at 10:30 a.m. with speaker Randy Smith, the Brethren Missionary Herald Company corporate meeting and celebration luncheon at 12:30, and a 3 p.m. main session with speaker Terry Hofecker.