March 1, 2018, 2:00pm Eastern 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 . . . read more
- So What?
Answering a Donor’s Toughest Question -
Show Your Impact to Raise More MoneyThu Mar 1 2018, 02:00 pm EST - 03:15 pm EST
- Women's Development Week for ALL WomenSat Mar 3 2018 - Sat Mar 10 2018
- Webinar: The Crucible of the First Term: Understanding and Helping So It is not the LastThu Mar 8 2018, 02:00 pm EST - 03:15 pm EST
- Webinar: Partnering with Oral LearnersThu Mar 15 2018, 02:00 pm EDT - 03:15 pm EDT
Presented by Jeffrey Fussner, formerly Special Assistant to the International Director, and then most recently Director of People Development, TEAM When crossing cultures we navigate differences in ideas, feelings and values with the host culture. One area that is often experienced early on — but can remain unexamined — is the sharing of money and . . . read more
Presented by: Pastor Allen, Global Ministries Pastor of Heritage Baptist Church, Lynchburg, VA Webinar Description Employment performance evaluations are not generally an explosion of fun in the business world, nor are they in the missions world. Yet, such evaluations can be a great tool for encouragement, strategic focus, alignment of priorities, communication, and mutual understanding. . . . read more
Presented by: Theresa Sidebotham, Attorney at Law, Telios Law PLLC Global missions work is increasingly dangerous, especially in certain parts of the world. Agencies operating in this sphere must understand these risks and put systems in place to help ensure the security of missionaries working abroad. Solid crisis management is essential to protecting the safety of . . . read more
Presented by: Bishop David Perrin Too often, men and women have no where to go when they struggle with a secret sin. Let’s stop shooting our wounded. Instead, help people find healing and restoration. No one is immune from the enticing trap of pornography. A Christianity Today survey showed about 70% of men and 30% of . . . read more
David Sedlacek, Consultant for Team & Leader Development, TEAM Teamwork is an essential skill for cross-cultural, multicultural mission. What does it take to develop and maintain a healthy team? In this webinar, David Sedlacek presents a model for healthy teamwork grounded in his own experience with church planting teams in Japan and Europe and in . . . read more
Many Christians have embarked on the adventure of life overseas but haven’t lasted long enough to tell much of a tale. A rough start is often the reason why. Finally, however, there’s a guide for a healthy beginning. In First 30 Daze, Larry and Susan McCrary provide Christian expats a helpful one-month guide for starting off on the right foot in their new host cultures.
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