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July 12-23: ‘Foundations in Missionary Member Care.’ Designed for Member Care providers in both
Mission Agencies/organisations and in supporting churches to:
June 27-July 3:
Missionary Enrichment Retreat (MER). This is designed for missionaries on home
assignment, giving them opportunity to reflect on the experience, to evaluate how they
May 7-9: ReEntry Retreat.More...
May 8: Debrief Training Day for Mission Agency personnel
Topic: “Engaging effectively with Cross Cultural Families.”
May 4-6:Biennial Missions Conference.
Title: ‘The Wisdom of Multicultural Ministry Teams’
Sydney Missionary Bible College (SMBC)
43 Badminton Road, Croydon, NSW
MILL = Maximum Impact Language Learning
Apr 6-9: Sydney Missionary Bible College (SMBC),
43 Badminton Road, Croydon, NSW
MIST = Missions Interlink Short term training - for those going on individual, short-term, cross-cultural placements from 2-24 months.
NCF Counseling & Member Care Seminar
October 10 - 22, 2010
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Narramore Chr. Foundation and Cornerstone Counseling Foundation are pleased to once again sponsor the Counseling and Member Care Seminar. If you are receiving this email, it is because you have expressed interest in this seminar or we believe you can help us to let others know about it. You may be a leader or member care provider in a cross-cultural setting yourself and called to counsel a great variety of people, but feel that your education has not adequately equipped you to deal with the many problems you encounter in ministry. To meet this need, the Narramore Foundation has developed this intensive counseling seminar. The seminar will increase one’s counseling and member care skills.> More...
See attachmentAttached File: Aust_contribution_2010_03.doc
We are looking to source spanish practitioners and trainers positioned near to Chile for partner support following recent earthquake.More...
AFRICA MEMBER CARE NETWORK (AMCN)
I would like to bring to your attention the retreat for Single Global Workers in Austria in June.
See attached an article from the American Psychologist - Do No harm
some more very useful points to consider when responding to such disasters
If anyone is interested, I've attached an article from the American Psychologist which I think makes some very useful points to consider when responding to such disasters.
Are you transitioning from cross-cultural or mission work?
I am a former missionary myself who returned 11 years ago. At that time there wasn't a specific program to help missionaries who'd been away for years to transition into their home labor market again. There still isn't and my work addresses that gap.
Barnabas International and ELIM Retreat Ministries will sponsor 8 Retreats in the States in 2010. Each Retreat is 6 days in length, for adult couples and singles.More...
This monthly “resource tool” from Link Care Center is full of resources about Crisis Care and Haiti.
Please download the attached html file to read all about it.