2023 Missions Dinner and Celebration – California Southern Baptist Convention

2023 Missions Dinner and Celebration

Enjoy a delicious catered dinner and sweet conversation around the table with friends (new and long-time), missionaries from far and near. Worship together as we praise all that God is and all that He calls and equips us to be! Learn about exciting opportunities to GO; locally, across California, North America and the world! And hear how you can touch the world without leaving California! Be on mission together – be California Sent!

Are you ready to answer His Call? We truly are better together when we combine our resources to make disciples of Jesus who live on mission, making disciples of Jesus together!

We invite you to join us to:

  • Worship & Pray
  • Fellowship with Friends
  • Learn about local missions opportunities
  • Celebration of cultures
  • Discipleship resources
  • Missionary testimonies
  • Fun and more!

Featured Speaker: Gordon Fort, Sr. Ambassador for the President, IMB

Gordon is currently serving as the Sr. Ambassador for the President, IMB. He received the Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University, College Station, and the Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX. Gordon grew up in Zimbabwe, one of 5 boys born to medical doctor missionary parents. Gordon, and his wife, Leigh Ann, have served with the IMB since their appointment in 1985. As Sr. Vice President of Prayer Mobilization, he led initiatives to train and equip Believers in practicing focused intercessory prayer for the nations. Most recently Gordon serves as Senior Ambassador for the President of the IMB. Gordon and Leigh Ann have 4 children and 5 grandchildren. His passion is to see the gospel proclaimed to every language, people, tribe, and nation.

Worship led by Tony Mendez, Worship Pastor, Crosspoint Church – Fresno, CA.

“Hey, my name is Tony! I’m married to my amazing wife Rosa, with an amazing trio of kiddos. My heart’s been rooted at Crosspoint Church for 8 transformative years, and for the past 3, I’ve been orchestrating melodies of worship. Recently, I stepped into the role of worship pastor, following my licensing and attainment of the ADVANCE – Christian Ministry Leadership Diploma from Gateway Seminary. My unwavering aspiration? To exude Christ’s essence in every facet of life.”
Join us as Tony and a worship team from Crosspoint lead us to bring praises to our Lord and King, Jesus!

Guest Speakers:

Margaret Collins, CA WMU President

Beverly Regensberg, CA WMU Recording Secretary

Sandra Hughes, CA WMU President-Elect

Eva De La Rosa, CA WMU Executive Director

Janine Joseph, CA WMU Vice-President

Francis Chung, CSBC Missions Initiative Team

5:00 pm - 8:30 pm




Clovis Hills Community Church - North Campus, Room 304

10590 North Willow Avenue
Clovis, CA 93619