International Events

World Church provides many opportunities for members to learn, expand their worldview, and get involved in the administration and leadership of the church.

Here are just a few of the major highlights – check the "Events" menu on the world church website(external link) for many more programs going on in mission centres all around the world, as well as at the headquarters facility in Independence, MO.

World Conference
The primary gathering of the church to handle legislation, finances, policy and church-wide initiatives.
Daily Prayer for Peace(external link)
A daily (1pm Central time) worship service held 365 days a year.
Peace Colloquy(external link)
An annual conference on peace topics and presentation of the Community of Christ International Peace Award(external link). Awarded since 1993, previous recipients have included Canadian Craig Kielburger, Dr. Jean Vanier, Dr. Jane Goodall, and Dr. M. Scott Peck.
Young Adult Vision Project(external link)
A "world tour" of meetings between young adults and the church leadership.
An awesome annual week-long gathering of youth from all over the world.
International Youth Forum
Major gatherings of high school age youth held at different venues throughout the world.