English Online Forum Resources


The 1st Forum : Great Awakenings in America and their Implications for the Post Covid-19 Era

Topic: “Great Awakenings in America and its implications for the Post Covid-19 Era”

  • Time & Date: Sat. July 25th, 2020 / 10am (Chicago, USA), 5pm (Berlin, Germany), 12am (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Panelists: Dr. Ezra Cho (WA UBF, USA), M. Juan Seo (Pasadena UBF, USA), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor, USA)
  • Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (Chicago UBF, USA)
  • Platform: Zoom (A Zoom link will be sent to your email you registered.)

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The 2nd Forum : Campus Evangelism and Discipleship Strategy in the Post Covid-19 Era

Topic: “Campus Evangelism and Discipleship strategy in the Covid-19 Era”

  • Date: Saturday, August 15, 2020
  • Time: 10am (Chicago, USA), 11am (New York, USA), 5pm (Berlin, Germany), 12am (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens
  • Panelists: Dr. Joseph Cho (LA, USA), P. Nehemiah Kim (Gwangju, Korea), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
  • Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (Chicago UBF)
  • Language: English

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The 3rd Forum : Life-Changing Bible Studies

Topic: “Life-Changing Bible Studies”

  • Date: Saturday, September 19, 2020
  • Time: 10am (Chicago, USA), 11am (New York, USA), 5pm (Berlin, Germany), 12am (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd-gens
  • Panelists: P. Teddy Hembekides (Triton UBF, USA), Shep. Paul (London UBF, UK), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
  • Moderator: Pauline Park Jr. (USA)
  • Language: English
  • Platform: Zoom (A Zoom Link will be sent to your email you registered)

The 4th Forum : The Life-Giving Power, Prayer!

Topic: “Life-Giving Power, Prayer” 

  • Date: Saturday, October 24, 2020
  • Time: 10am (Chicago, USA), 11am (New York, USA), 5pm (Berlin, Germany), 12am (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens
  • Panelists: Sh. Walter Nett (Köln, Germany), Dr. Maria Albright (Chicago, USA), P. Moses Yoon (General Director)
  • Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (USA)
  • Language: English

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The 5th Forum : Self-Care for Mission Life: Health Care and Restoration from Exhaustion.

Topic: “Self-Care for Mission Life: Health Care and Restoration from Exhaustion.”

  • Date: Saturday, November 21st, 2020
  • Time: 10am (Chicago, USA), 11am (New York, USA), 5pm (Berlin, Germany), 1am (Sunday, Tokyo, Japan)
  • Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens
  • Panelists: Dr. Augustine J. Sohn (Chicago, USA), Dr. Grace S. Lee (Princeton, USA), Sh. Heather Koch (LA, USA) P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
  • Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (USA)
  • Language: English
  • Platform: Zoom (A Zoom Link will be sent to your email you registered)

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The 6th Forum : Restoration of Spirituality for Mission Life: Spirituality of the Cross.

Forum Topic: “Restoration of Spirituality for Mission Life: Spirituality of the Cross.”
Date: Saturday, December 19th, 2020.
Time: 11am (EST New York, USA), 10am (CST Chicago, USA), 5pm (Berlin, Germany), 1am (Sunday, Tokyo, Japan) 
Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens  
Panelists: P. Samuel H. Lee (Korea), Sh. William Larsen (LA, USA), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (Chicago, USA)

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The 7th Forum : Understanding and Adaptation to Foreign Culture: Gospel, Culture, and Mission Strategy

Forum Topic: “Understanding and Adaptation to Foreign Culture: Gospel, Culture, and Mission Strategy”
Date: Saturday, January 16th, 2021.
Time: 11am (EST New York, USA), 10am (CST Chicago, USA), 5pm (CEST Berlin, Germany), 1am (Sunday, Korea) 
Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens  
Panelists: P. Luke Hong (Montreal, Canada), Sh. Sam Toh (Chicago, USA), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (USA)

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The 8th Forum : The Spiritual Education for Children / 2nd Gens at House Church Ministry”

Forum Topic: “The Spiritual Education for Children / 2nd Gens at House Church Ministry”
Date: Saturday, February 20, 2021.
Time: 11am (EST New York, USA), 10am (CST Chicago, USA), 5pm (CEST Berlin, Germany), 1am (Sunday, Korea)  
Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens   
Panelists: M. Sarah T. Ahn (Portland, USA), Sh. Eberhard Groβ (Köln, Germany), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (USA)

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The 9th Forum : The Beautiful Co-working Ministry for Building God’s Kingdom.

Dear UBF Mission Coworkers

Praise God for his mighty work among us in the Pandemic situation! May God continue to strengthen us with his wisdom and power to serve his will! 

We will have the 9th English Online Forum on Saturday, March 20, 2021. The topic will be The Beautiful Co-working Ministry for Building God’s Kingdom. The co-working in God’s works is our life-line and God’s will among us. In this Forum we will deal with the issue of co-working in the mission fields. We will hear some spiritual leaders’ vivid voices and experiences for this topics. Furthermore, we will attempt to discuss the wisdom and guidance for them.  

Forum Topic: “The Beautiful Co-working Ministry for Building God’s Kingdom”
Date: Saturday, March 20, 2021.
Time: 11am (EDT New York, USA), 10am (CDT Chicago, USA), 4pm (CET Berlin, Germany), 12am (Sunday, KST Korea) 

*Please be aware of daylight saving which may apply to each country starting from March 14th including the USA. 
Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens   
Panelists: P. Abraham Omotunde (Nigeria, Africa), Sh. Jonathan Saliuk (Kyiv, Ukraine), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
Moderator: Dr. Helen Rarick (Chicago, USA)

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The 10th Forum : Empowering the Emerging Leadership

Dear UBF Mission Coworkers

Praise God for his mighty work among us in the Pandemic situation! May God continue to strengthen us with his wisdom and power to serve his will! 

We will have the 10th English Online Forum on Saturday, April 17, 2021. The topic will be “Empowering the Emerging Leadership.” God has raised the spiritual leaders of the next generation with his divine hands among us. In this Forum we will share how God has established the young leadership in the mission fields and envisage God’s vision and his will for the future kingdom ministry. Furthermore, we will attempt to discuss wisdom and guidance for them.  

Forum Topic: “Empowering the Emerging Leadership

Date: Saturday, April 17, 2021.
Time: 10am (CDT Chicago, USA), 11am (EDT New York, USA), USA), 5pm (CEST Berlin, Germany), 12am (Sunday, KST Korea) 
Target Attendees: English-speaking leaders and 2nd gens  
Panelists: P. Greg Lewis (Toledo, USA), Sh. Timothy Lopez (Triton, USA), M. 
David Chang (Edmonton, Canada), P. Ron Ward (Vice GD, Chicago UBF Senior Pastor)
Moderator: Helen Rarick (Chicago, USA)

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