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The Global Member Care Network connects you with resources, updates, links and people working in the realm of member care around the world.
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Samuel Pfeifer: Christian Counselling and Contemporary Psychiatry
Help with Support Raising(oscar.org.uk)
Raising your own support can be daunting for new mission partners. It can also be hard for those who, after many years, find their support decreasing to a point where they need to do something about it. Help is at hand. We have a page of advice, resources, books and courses, and even links for software to help you manage your supporter list and communications.
www.mhwwb.org/disasters.htm (An excellent free 32-page document, ‘A guide for humanitarian, health care and human rights workers’.)
promoting the physical hardiness, emotional resilience, and spiritual vitality
modules on caring for national staff of aid organisations, Understanding and coping with traumatic stress, Trauma and critical incident care , Coping with travel and re-entry stress, Understanding and addressing vicarious trauma, Stress and stress management for national staff, Running stress-management workshops with cross-cultural groups, Family Matters: Self-care for family members of humanitarian workersm ...
Click here to see pdf http://www.globalmembercare.com/fileadmin/user_upload/2013/MEMC%20Network%20News29.pdf
Catalyzing a community of global leaders to provide a platform for multi-cultural voices to advance God’s mission
This is where Mission Commission Associates (MCA’s) can keep up with the news about the global missions movement through the eyes of Bertil Ekstrom, Executive Director of the Mission Commission of the World Evangelical Alliance.
This site was launched to provide information for the conference but now incorporates contributed articles, back copies of the Educare* e-magazine and information about the EIMESC (European Inter-mission Education Standing Council) that was formed as a result of Eurotck 2007.
International Missionary Training Network - SurveyMore...
care for workers in high risk ministries
Refugee Highway Partnership has constructed a survey to assist in developing strategies to provide care for workers in high risk ministries. All responses are confidential and reviewed only by the members of the Task Force for Member Health - a joint effort of the Refugee Highway Partnership (RHP) and Religious Liberty Partnership (RLP).
see attached pdf
Attached File: 1301GMCN.pdf
SATURDAY APRIL 13TH
Theme: "Storm to Refuge: Being Safe Harbors for God's Global Workers" Psalm 107:23-32
Date and Location: Saturday April 13th, Calavary Bible Church, Kalamazoo, MI.
June 30—July 10, 2013
If you minister across cultures, unique stresses and complexities perme ate your life.More...
The Well - Member Care Center Chiangmai , Thailand
maintain a strong and enduring partnership between sender and the one who is sent. www.stewardship.org.uk/downloads/Senders_Guide.pdf
Faith groups and travellers have a duty to protect their missionaries and themselves on the move.More...
very good and informative article http://www.christiancoachingcenter.org/index.php/2009/08/ministry-risk-factors-how-do-you-stack-up-by-tony-stoltzfus/
My name is Sarah Longest and my husband Patrick and I are the directors of cleftRock Christian Ministries located in Mount Vernon, KY.More...