Programme

AACC 11th General Assembly

 

Sunday, 1st July 2018

Arrivals and Registration at the Hotels

 

Monday, 2nd July 2018

  • Workshop and Seminars on Thematic issues
  • Women and Youth Pre-assemblies

 

Tuesday, 3rd July 2018

07:00 – 08:00

Breakfast (at the hotels)

09:00 – 10:00

Opening worship

Biblical Reflection by Rev. Dr. Olav Tveit

10:00 – 10:30

Welcome remarks by the Chair of CPR and AACC President

10:30 – 12:30

Plenary 1

  • Constitution of the Assembly
  • Keynote speech by the Guest of Honour
  • Recognitions

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:30

Plenary 2

  • Adoption of the agenda
  • Formation of committees
  • AACC General Secretary’s report
  • Plenary discussions

15:30 – 16:00

Health Break

16:00 – 17:00

Plenary 3

Introduction of the Assembly theme “Respecting the Dignity and God’s image in Every Human Being” (Genesis1:26 – 27)

17:00 -18:00

Plenary 4

Fraternal Greetings/Messages

Introduction on the oneness of the ecumenical movement by Rev. Dr. Olav Tveit

18:30

Buses leave to various hotels

19:00

Dinner

 

Wednesday, 4th July 2018

07:00 – 08:00

Breakfast (at the hotels)

09:00 – 10:00

Worship

Biblical Reflection by Bishop John Rucyahana

10:00 – 11:00

Plenary 5

  • Peaceful co-existence between Christians and Muslims in Africa
  • Discussions

11:00 - 11:30

Health Break

11:30 – 12:30

Plenary 6

  • Presentation on African Christianity
  • Discussions

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:30

Plenary 7

Messages from:

  • Theological Institute
  • Women Pre-assembly
  • Youth Pre-assembly

Discussions

15:30 – 16:00

Health Break

16:00 – 17:00

  • Issues highlighted by the Listening Committee
  • Group Discussions

17:00 – 18:00

Feedback from Groups

18:30

Buses leave to various hotels

19:00

Dinner

 

Thursday, 5th July 2018

07:00 – 08:00

Breakfast (at the hotels)

09:00 – 10:00

Worship

Biblical Reflection by Rev. Dr. Fidon Mwombeki

10:00 – 10:30

Plenary 8

Overview on the imperative of Diakonia for the Church

10:30 - 11:00

Health Break

11:00 – 11:45

Plenary 9

Overview of peace in Africa and the role of the Church

11:45 – 12:30

Message from the Africa Union Commission and Update on Agenda 2063

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:30

Regional Meetings

15:30 -16:00

Health Break

16:00 – 17:00

Plenary 10

Presentation on Peace and Reconciliation

17:00 – 18:00

Plenary 11

Signs of Hope: Churches Engagement with the Challenge of Migration (LWF)

18:30

Buses leave to various hotels

19:00

Dinner

 

Friday, 6th July 2018

07:00 – 08:00

Breakfast (at the hotels)

09:00 – 10:00

Worship

Biblical Reflection

10:00 – 10:30

Report of the Nominations Committee

10:30 - 11:00

Health Break

11:00 – 12:30

Elections

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 – 15:30

Plenary 12

Assembly Resolutions

15:30 – 16:00

Health Break

16:00 – 18:00

Closing Ceremony

18:30

Buses leave to various hotels

19:00

Dinner

 

 

Saturday, 7th July 2018

 

DEPARTURES

 

"Respecting the Dignity and God’s image in every human being” (Gen 1: 26-27)

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