THE MAN George Müller was born in 1805 to a family of modest wealth. His father was a tax collector and government official. By the time George was ten he was frequently stealing money from his father’s tax collections. He referred to his adolescent and teenage years as “days in much sin.” George’s father wanted . . . read more
- How Diaspora Ready Are You? A 24 Event for Missions Agency LeadersFri Jul 13 2018, 12:00pm EDT - Sat Jul 14 2018, 12:00pm EDT
- 2018 Mission Leaders ConferenceThu Sep 20 2018, 2:00pm EDT - Sat Sep 22 2018, 12:00pm EDT
- Creating Pathways (and Reducing Barriers) for Women in Organizational Leadership: Seeing Men and Women Flourish as They Work TogetherFri Oct 5 2018, 12:00pm EDT - Sat Oct 6 2018, 12:00pm EDT
- Denominational RoundtableMon Dec 10 2018, 1:00pm EST - Tue Dec 11 2018, 1:00pm EST
Description of workshop: The First Term missionary has multiple adjustments to make, losses to mourn, an identity to shed and a new identity to learn—all happening amidst high stress. In that process, emotional baggage can surface adding to the confusion. Understanding what happens psychologically and spiritually in the stress and identity crisis of the First . . . read more
It’s a wonderful day when someone new joins your staff. Perhaps they are a recent college graduate. Maybe it’s someone more seasoned in life, who recently left a successful marketplace job because of God’s clear calling to share in your vital vision as their full-time vocation. At some point there is a crystallized moment where . . . read more
Coaching or Demanding?
This is a practical “how to” manual for learning how to coach people. Coaching is presented as listening and getting people to surface their own solutions. The author provides a simple, seven question approach.
From Genesis to Revelation, the Bible is a cross cultural book. Scripture is full of narratives of God’s people crossing cultures in pursuit of God’s mission. Biblical texts shed light on mission dynamics: Sarah and Hagar functioning in an honor-shame culture, Moses as a multicultural leader, Ruth as a cross cultural conversion, David and Uriah . . . read more
This presentation shares the findings from a national study on women in leadership within evangelical nonprofits. This study, focused on identifying best practices, involved more than 1400 organizations. Interviews with the leaders of the 15 organizations that were most effective in using the gifts of women in leadership were carried out in order to develop . . . read more
Presented by Larrie Gardner, International Personnel Consultant and Trainer, Summer Institute of Linguistics Why another book on missionary care? Anything unique about it? This book reflects the scope of work that Dick and Larrie did throughout their 57 years of ministry with Wycliffe and SIL – and serving many other mission organizations. They were involved with screening and . . . read more
Dr. Dietrich Schindler • Church Planting Consultant for Europe • The Evangelical Alliance Mission Dietrich has developed an evangelistic and church planting tool designed to reach post-modern secular Europeans that he has named “MyLife-Workshop.” Most, if not all evangelistic Christianity 101 courses begin with some doctrinal assertion – the person of Jesus, the relevancy of . . . read more
Dr. Steve Hoke • Director of Team Development Dr. Tom Wilkens • Consultant to Staff Development and Care Team, Church Resource Ministries Have you ever despaired when promising mission leaders plateau and drop-out unexpectedly? Have you seen promising candidates never rise above the accomplishments of their first term? Have you seen other under-used and under-developed? . . . read more