CIS International Conference India: Jamie Lockhart

During November 2012, following an invitation sent from Church of South India (CSI) to Church of Scotland, I was selected to take part in CSI’s international youth conference in Chennai, India. The event, titled ‘Fest-Zoe’ (Festival of Life), took place between 12th and 17th November, and was attended by 100 delegates from India, Nigeria, Japan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Scotland. CSI had sent out invitations to all of her partner churches throughout the world and this had resulted in 10 international visitors being present. The Church of Scotland’s World Mission Faithshare Grant funded the trip with CSI covering local costs...