debra-hirsch3alan-hirsch2As part of the Year of Mission, Ohio Conference held a missional conference March 23-24 at Kidron Mennonite Church, immediately prior to Annual Conference Assembly. Presenters for this two-day conference were Alan and Debra Hirsch. More than 140 people attended.

Podcast with Alan and Debra Hirsch

To hear an interview with Alan and Debra Hirsch, go to the Podcast page.


Worship Service Recording

Debra Hirsch was the speaker for the worship service which concluded the missional conference and began the Annual Conference Assembly. A recording of this worship service is available. Click on the audio player below to listen.



2017 Missional Conference Photos

(photos by Bryan Leaman)


About Alan and Debra Hirsch

Alan and Debra Hirsch have led churches in both Australia and Los Angeles. A well-known mission strategist and speaker, Alan Hirsch is the founder of Forge Mission Training Network, 100 Movements and Future Travelers. He is the author of The Forgotten Ways and numerous other books. He is an adjunct faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary, George Fox Seminary and Wheaton College.

Debra Hirsch is a speaker, church leader and writer, and a member of the Forge America national team. With Alan Hirsch she co-authored the book Untamed: Reactivating a Missional Form of Discipleship. Her most recent book is titled Redeeming Sex: Naked Conversations about Sexuality and Spirituality. She has been involved in social work, community development and as a trained counselor.