As well, we as a group have recognized the growing darkness that heralds the Age of Worms. Our enemies are gathering strength, our numbers are thin and dwindling.
We need to start spreading the world to the outside world that the armies of Kyuss are gathering, so they are not caught unawares.
Inactive PCs are needed to act as a vanguard for the few strongholds we have in the world.
Send Hal to warn any elf populations.
Goattracker to alert barbarian hordes.
Tal to let those of a "shun-civilization" bent that something very unnatural is on its way.
Nothing that gains us anything IC, but a handy reason to see inactive PCs set off.