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ICCM -- International Conference on Computing and Mission

ICCM is an annual five-day conference bringing together over 125 missions computer professionals for learning, sharing, and fellowship. The 1998 ICCM, held at Abilene Christian University (Texas), was one of the best! You can access much of the conference presentation material via the Internet at the ICCM Web site: http://www.iccm.org

ICCM 99 is being planned for June 4-8, 1999 at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana. For more information, contact: Tom Dolan at Abilene Christian University, ACU Station, Box 83871, Abilene, TX 79699 USA. Tel: 915-674-3706 E-mail: Dolan@Bible.acu.edu

Subscribe to the ICCM e-mail conference by sending an e-mail to hub@xc.org with only the following words in the body of the message: subscribe ICCM. Once subscribed, you will receive instructions on how to download the transcripts of the conference sessions.

A wealth of e-mail discussion groups have been formed out of the 1997 "birds of a feather" (BOF) sesssions focusing on a great variety of topics related to information technology in international missions. View the list of conferences from the ICCM web site http://www.iccm.org/iccmbofconferences.html or receive a list of these e-mail conferences by sending e-mail to hub@xc.org with only the following words in the body of the message: conferences ICCM. To then subscribe to any of these conferences, send e-mail to hub@xc.org with only the following words in the body of the messge: subscribe conference-name (replacing conference-name with the actual name of the conference you wish to subscribe to).

Newsletters/Magazines

GMI Info -- covers information technology topics in the field of mission research. It is published quarterly by Global Mapping International. Recent issues of GMI Info can be read on-line at GMI's web site: http://www.gmi.org. You can subscribe free by requesting a subscription from Global Mapping International. You can also have GMI Info sent to you at no charge via e-mail; to subscribe, send e-mail to hub@xc.org with only the following words in the body of the message: subscribe gmi-info

Mission Computer Update -- "A medium for sharing ways to use computer technology in obeying the Great Commission" from Helps International. Read it on-line at http://www.xc.org/helpintl/computer/mcu-curh.htm

Christian Computing Magazine -- "Applying tomorrow's technology to today's ministries." Read it on-line at http://www.gospelcom.net/ccmag/

Computing Today -- The ministry computer magazine from Christianity Today, Inc. at http://www1.christianity.net/compt/

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