ITE Summit 2024

Network and Grow With Others in International Theological Education

Worldwide, only 15% of pastors have any theological training. But what can you do about it?

Become more effective in your ministry of instructing others in God’s Word and its meaning.

Join international theological educators, and special guest speakers this spring and learn about:

  • Issues facing international theological education
  • Updates from theological schools and ministries from around the world
  • International partners in ITE ministries
  • Practical ITE resources and ideas

DATES: May 21-22, 2024

LOCATION: ABWE International Headquarters, New Cumberland, PA

Early Bird Price Until April 5th: $92 (In-Person); $40 (Virtual)

NOTE: For online attendees, the videos will be both live and recorded for those who can’t watch live.

Headline Speaker: Dr. Jon McGinnis, Tri-M Global

Jonathan McGinnis is the director of Tri-M Global, an international pastoral and leadership training organization. Tri-M teaches theological education in over 20 countries throughout Eastern Europe, Asia, Africa, the Mediterranean, and Central America. He and his family served as missionaries in Costa Rica for eight years. Before that, Jon served ten in the pastorate in Ohio and Michigan. Jon has a B.A. in Christian Education from Cedarville University, an M.A.T.S., and a Ph.D. in Christian Leadership from Liberty University.

Learn more about Tri-M Global.

Theme: Platforms and Approaches in Theological Education

Over the years, there have been numerous approaches to theological education in global missions. Each approach comes with its strengths and weaknesses. In these sessions, we will examine the systems, trends, and struggles in theological education in missions and discuss practical ways to assess learning in the international, cross-cultural environment.