Recognizing the rigors of cross-cultural living, astute church leadership will have a planned approach in its preparation of future international disciplemakers. The product of this intentional mentoring are global workers who are spiritually mature, emotionally healthy and relationally secure. This Webinar will review the equipping of the mentors who play the critical role of preparing future . . . read more
- Women to Women Peer Mentoring RetreatThu Nov 30 2017 - Sun Dec 3 2017
- 24: Missions Mobilization Directors
Envisioning the Future of MobilizationThu Nov 30 2017, 12:00pm MST - Fri Dec 1 2017, 12:00pm MST
- Creating Pathways (and Reducing Barriers) for Women In Organizational LeadershipMon Dec 4 2017, 5:30pm EST - Tue Dec 5 2017, 8:00pm EST
- 2iC (Second in Command)Tue Dec 5 2017, 12:00pm EST - Wed Dec 6 2017, 12:00pm EST
With a focus on the youngest up and coming generation, Elmore outlines the differences that these kids bring to our society. He then goes into an exploration of how we might consider helping these kids as they deal with the realities of their sometimes-shocking reality.
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
Drawing from his years of experience teaching Bible interpretation in the Philippines and other Majority World contexts (as well as North American seminaries), Larry Caldwell has designed a simple, reproducible seven-step process that focuses on the text and considers the culture in seeking to understand and teach the Bible.
STM goers want to courageously share Christ in word and action around the globe. Yet, there are risks associated with all travel. In the spirit of Matt. 10:16, this workshop will discuss biblical guiding principles for approaching risk and how team leaders can reduce risk and prepare for on-field crises with appropriate concern, but not . . . read more
Critical Questions for Effective Diaspora Involvement The case has been made in the missions community for what God is doing in the Global Diaspora. We get it! Now the question is, “What do we actually need to do?” How does it practically impact the decisions we need to make at the agency / local church . . . read more
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For almost two decades, my husband Neal and I have lived in or near war zones with our children, or in places with active terrorist threats and violent activity.
Employment law is changing fast, particularly in ways that impact religious organizations. Religious liberties are being challenged daily. Current issues include sexual orientation, overtime, joint employers, disabilities, defamation, and more. And that’s just in the United States. HR personnel also need to be aware of the potential implications of international law. What are further complications . . . read more
A combination of factors internal to China and in the external environment are reshaping the China ministry landscape. As a result the role of foreign Christian workers in China is changing. Central to this change is a shift in orientation from serving the church in China to serving with the church in China. Drawing upon . . . read more