Mission workers often suffer from massive amounts of long-term stress, leading to poor mental, spiritual and physical health. How can we understand ourselves better, and learn how to become less stressed? What techniques can we adopt to live more slowly and sustainably in a high-pressure world? In this retreat, short periods of worship and teaching […]

Come and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of Penhurst Retreat Centre as part of your home assignment, and take the opportunity to receive a personal debrief. Some teaching on core aspects of re-entry and reverse culture shock as well as group discussion, worship and private prayer will feature in this restful week reconnecting with God […]

TRACTION is a 6-day experience designed to encourage global workers who serve in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.  TRACTION is different than any other kind of conference. It isn’t about filling notebooks or honing leadership skills. It is about living as single men, husbands, fathers, leaders, and as guys who deal with tremendous stresses […]

Face to Face is a 16-day personal development course, following the Lord’s invitation to “come aside with me to a quiet place”.  It is for Christian workers who have been involved in mission work or other Christian ministry for at least 2 years, and who want to develop their relationship with God and grow in […]

One of the significant challenges we face on a day-to-day basis is working with others, often from different cultures and with different personalities.  SYIS Workshops are designed to enhance the knowledge, attitudes and skills of Christian workers in how we relate to family, co-workers, friends as well as those from other cultures.  SYIS is highly interactive. We will […]

SKES* hilft interkulturellen und anderen Mitarbeitenden zwischen menschliche Fähigkeiten zu verbessern, um im Christlichen Dienst und der Gemeinschaft, Gottes Liebe merh Raum zu geben. Kosten ab €360.  Weitere Informationen finden Sie im beigfügten Flyer. * Sharpening Your Interpersonal Skills jetzt in deutscher Sprache!

TREASURE IN JARS OF CLAY – building resilience in the midst of turmoil Mission workers are no strangers to change, stress and trauma – and the next European Member Care Consultation seeks to answer the questions: i) how do we prepare mission workers to be resilient in the midst of turmoil? ii) how do we […]