Urbana 06 Audio

URBANA 06 AUDIO

Urbana News Releases available here.

  • (December 31, 2006)— Final Urbana news conference, featuring InterVarsity USA president Alec Hill, InterVarsity Canada president Geri Rodman, Urbana Director Jim Tebbe, and plenary speaker Brenda Salter McNeil. A news release based on information shared at this news conference is available here. Time: 46:14
  • (December 31, 2006)— Closing comments from Pastor Rick Warren’s plenary talk during Community Night at Urbana 06, Saturday, December 30, 2006. It includes the commitment recited by Urbana attendees based on “Whatever, Wherever, Whenever.” A news release related to the Community Night service is located here. Time 11:34
  • (December 30, 2006) — News conference featuring Urbana 06 plenary speakers Saul Cruz, founder and director of Armonia Ministries in Mexico, and Terrence Nichols, pastor of New Hope Community Church, Vallejo, CA. Time: 21:36
  • (December 30, 2006) — Sharon Cohn, lawyer for International Justice Mission and advocate against slavery and sexual trafficking. Featured testimony from Urbana 06, Friday, December 29, 2006. Time: 13:00
  • (December 30, 2006) — Kay Warren, an HIV/AIDS advocate with her husband Rick Warren. Featured testimony from Urbana 06, Friday, December 29, 2006. Time: 4:54
  • (December 30, 2006) — Princess Kasune Zulu, native of Zambia and an HIV/AIDS advocate for World Vision. Featured testimony from Urbana 06, Friday, December 29, 2006. Time: 13:08
  • A news release related to the above three audio selections is located here.
  • (December 29, 2006) — News conference featuring Princess Kasune Zulu and Steve Haas of World Vision, along with Rick and Kay Warren of Saddleback Church. Time: 48:56
  • (December 29, 2006) — Oscar Muriu, pastor of Nairobi Chapel, Nairobi, Kenya, discusses the need for missionaries as the church grows vigorously in the non-western world. Time: 2:45

    The full talk is available at www.urbana.org. A news release on the presentation is also online.

  • (December 28, 2006) — News conference featuring members of the Urbana Drama Team, discussing the drama they are presenting at Urbana 06 as well as the place of drama in the church. Drama team director Patrick Sims (professor of acting at the University of Wisconsin-Madison) is joined by Dave Biskie (InterVarsity staff member, Kalamazoo MI), Paul Carbonell (University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate with MFA in acting and directing) and Kathy Smith (InterVarsity staff member, Baltimore MD). Time: 38:17
  • (December 27, 2006) — Opening News conference at Urbana 06, featuring InterVarsity USA president Alec Hill, Inter-Varsity Canada president Geri Rodman, Urbana director Jim Tebbe, Urbana expositor Ajith Fernando, and plenary speaker Donna Dong of Inter-Varsity Canada. Time: 36:27
  • (December 2, 2006) — Lisa Espineli Chinn, director of InterVarsity’s International Student Ministry, talks to a pastor’s meeting at InterVarsity’s National Service Center about her experience in international student ministry and about Urbana. Time: 10:41
  • (November 17, 2006) — Jim Tebbe, InterVarsity’s Vice President for Missions and the Director of Urbana 06, talked about “Urbana: history, vision and goals” to a gathering of pastors at InterVarsity’s National Service Center. Time: 12:59
  • (October 12, 2006) — Jim Tebbe, InterVarsity’s Vice President for Missions and the Director of Urbana 06, talked about “Urbana, Past and Future,” in a chapel service at InterVarsity’s National Service Center. Jim Tebbe is introduced by Erik Seaberg. Read the story related to this audio. Time: 24:07
  • (June 1, 2006) — Paul Borthwick talks about what encourages him about how God is moving in the world today. Paul teaches missions classes at Gordon College and is an Urbana/Missions Associate with InterVarsity. This talk was delivered at a weekly chapel service at InterVarsity’s National Service Center. Paul is introduced by Scott Bessenecker. Read the story from this talk. Time: 26:50
  • (April 17, 2006) — Jim Tebbe, InterVarsity’s Vice President for Missions and the Director of Urbana 06, talks about the theological and biblical basis for Urbana 06. This talk was delivered at a weekly chapel service at InterVarsity’s National Service Center. Jim Tebbe is introduced by Scott Bessenecker. Story at:“www.intervarsity.org/”:/news/news.php?item_id=2313 Time: 27:03
  • (March 16, 2006) — George Stulac, pastor of Memorial Presbyterian Church in St. Louis, became a Christian through InterVarsity. He has always kept connected with ministry to students. Now he’s excited to see Urbana 06 come to his city. Story at:“www.intervarsity.org/”:/news/news.php?item_id=2255 Time: 14:50
  • (Dec. 15, 2005) — Audio track from Urbana Kick-off Pastor’s Breakfast in St. Louis. Story at:“www.intervarsity.org/”:/news/news.php?item_id=2118 Time: 34:11
  • (October, 2004) — Alec Hill,

    president of InterVarsity, discussing the reasons for moving the Urbana convention from Illinois to St. Louis. (2.41 MB)

  • (October, 2004) — Jim Tebbe, vice president for Missions and Urbana director, discussing Urbana’s location change. (2.65 MB)