You are invited to the hilarious, passionate and deeply moving Peacemeal show performed by Justyn Rees, Russ Rosen, and Brett Ziegler. Every year thousands of people attend Missions Fest Vancouver. Every year many are challenged to follow Jesus on radical adventures of faith, to bring real transformation to the world. It is through the support of individuals […]
Numbed by numbers (65 million forcibly displaced, over 23 million refugees) its tempting to avoid the most significant refugee crisis our world has seen in 70 years. Welcoming refugees one at a time changes everything.
Prayer, friendship building, and hospitality are ways to reach out to the Muslims. What can you do to reach out to a Muslim?
Thru the Biblical lens of caring for creation & the poor we?ll explore the issue of Justice. Contemporary environmental challenges will be discussed & drawing from Biblical truths, we?ll understand how Christ is calling His Church to embrace the work of promoting & maintaining Creation?s integrity.
Unless you are familiar with cross-cultural living, it is very difficult to understand the needs missionaries experience both on and off their place of assignment. This seminar explores several necessary points of consideration when caring for the needs of missionary personnel.
We’ll reflect on strategies for staying well and sustaining long-term relational ministry in the face of burnout, cynicism, compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma.
What does justice have to do with sex? Plenty. We’ll compare society’s view of justice to the Biblical view specifically as it relates to sex & sexuality. Thoughtful examination of Jesus’ life & ministry will reveal how we’re to uphold the Biblical definition of justice in our own life & our world.
Worldwide, the scope of youth ministry is changing as issues of justice become more prevalent. We’ll discuss specific challenges faced by those entering this mission field as well as competencies and characteristics required for fruitfulness. Learn keys ways to engage in global youth ministry.
The global refugee crisis shows no signs of decreasing, rather the opposite. Do we view it as a national security issue, a human rights concern or a matter of justice informed by the gospel? We will examine these perspectives to better understand how our divine mandate needs to impact our response.
This introductory seminar explores God?s perspective on the marketplace. We will address common misconceptions and challenges about being a Christian on this unique mission field and practical ways to engage in building bridges of faith in the marketplace.