Explore the many opportunities and learn more about missions during Global Opportunities Week. Special events will include:
- Mission Displays: Nearly 100 mission board representatives will be available to discuss opportunities for summer, short-term or career missions.
- Missions Advance (Monday at 9 p.m. in the Center for Global Opportunities): See the Global Opportunities Week website for special speaker information.
- Student Prayer and Worship: Wednesday at 9 p.m. in the Stratton Hall
- Dispatches from the Front, Episode 7: Thursday at 9 p.m. in Stratton Hall
- Special Topics with Mission Representatives: Students with free hours are invited to hear various mission representatives who have been scheduled to speak in a variety of classes. See a complete listing of times, speakers, topics, and rooms here.
On Monday, booklets with detailed information about the week will be distributed in chapel and will be available at the Student Center Post Office and the Welcome Center. Pray concerning what involvement with missions the Lord would have for you.
Enjoy an evening of music with The 5 Browns. Our first Concert, Opera & Drama Series program of the year is coming up on Tuesday, Sept. 27, at 8 p.m. in the Founder’s Memorial Amphitorium. Tickets are provided without charge to all BJU students.
Please note that students taking six or more credit hours are expected to attend all of the Concert, Opera & Drama Series programs. If you have regularly scheduled work or outreach ministry during the performance, you will need to submit an exemption request in order to be excused. Please submit your request right away so that there is time for it to be approved prior to the date of the program.
Before you make airline reservations, please be sure to double-check the dates on which you may leave for Thanksgiving, Christmas, spring break, and following convocation. You will find information on the intranet, under the Life at BJU tab. Please also make sure you communicate these dates to parents and others who may be making reservations for you.
Student tickets for The 5 Browns are available online. Secure your ticket(s) early for best seating. If you have regularly scheduled work or outreach ministry during the performance, you will need to submit an exemption request in advance. Be sure to give enough time for your request to be approved before you miss.