Bhubaneswar, Oct 9:
The event is being attended by nearly a thousand Christian leaders from across Odisha. Senior international Christian leaders, Reverend Dan Farell, Reverend Darren Wickham, Mr. Ide Trotter and Reverend Phil Roberts addressed the plenary session during the day.
“The deliberations in the plenary session focussed on the Christians’ need to broad-base their relationship with the society at large and delve into the spiritual and value-based approaches of their faith for developing stronger personal and social relationships which would go a long way in developing society at large and enriching the vision of the Christian community across the world,” a release from the Odisha Christian Leadership Conference said.
Rev. Larry Walker, President and Founder of VisionWalk Ministries, United States of America delivered the keynote address and the inauguration of the plenary session was presided by Dr.Swarupananda Patra, President, Odisha Minority Forum.
Reverend Michael Fore, from Texas Baptist Churches and international mission speaker from United States delivered the vote of thanks and closing prayer.
Dr.Satyananda Patra, President, Utkal Christian Church Central Council was present in the meeting.