World Christianity Emphasis Week
April 13-14, 2010
Tuesday, April 13
"The Glorious Variety in Mission"
Conversation with Students Audio
Wednesday, April 14
"Authentic Witness in a Multireligious Environment" Audio
Ajith Fernando, author of 14 books, including The Call to Joy and Pain
, Christianity Today's
Book of the Year for 2008, has served as the national director of Youth for Christ (YFC) in Sri Lanka since 1976. He is vice chairman of the board of South Asia Graduate School of Theology, chairman of the council of Colombo Theological Seminary, and a principal translator of a new Sinhala Bible. Fernando received his master of theology in New Testament from Fuller Theological Seminary and master of divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Nelun, have two adult children, Nirmali and Asiri, who also are involved with YFC ministry.