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Programme Detail

Programme Detail
  • Language of this entry
    English (UK, International)
  • * Name of Programme / Training Resource
    Developing an Effective Sending Church
  • Type of Training
    Individual standalone programme
  • Reference Number
  • Description
    To help your local church form a Mission Action Group, educate people about missions, recruit and train missionaries, gather finances and work with a mission agency.
  • Keywords
    sending church mission
  • Languages Programme Available in
  • Other Languages
  • Country and region where programme is available
  • Area of Ministry and Focus
  • Residential/Non Residential
    Non Residential
  • Full-time or Part-time
  • * Level
  • * Cost Range
    Variable according to means
  • * Actual Cost
  • Bursaries/scholarships available
  • Actual Length
    4 months
  • Average hours of study per week
  • Methods of instruction
    Face to face meetings and telephone communication when possible. Most of the instruction is by correspondence by letter or e-mail. Reading from a text book and a workbook. Short written assignments.
  • Percentage of time spent in formal learning (e.g. lectures, structured reading, work-books, etc.)
  • Percentage of time spent on non-formal skill-based learning (e.g. learning on the job and supervised practice, etc.)
  • Percentage of time spent in informal unstructured learning (e.g. prayer times, teamwork).
  • Average number of students who take the programme per year (or, if this is a new programme, the number who can be accommodated)
  • Prerequisite Programmes
  • Other Prerequisites
    Being committed to supporting missionary work.
  • Qualifications gained
    Certificate in Mission Support
  • Qualifications this programme is part of
    Diploma in Missions
  • Programme Accredited by
    Not accredited
  • Other Accrediting Bodies
  • * Organization Name
    The Missionary Training Service
  • Evangelical alliances and associations of which the organization is member
  • Other evangelical associations of which the organization is member
  • * Description and Purpose
    The Missionary Training Service provides training booklets, courses and advice on church planting and missionary work among unreached peoples - especially those engaged in a "tentmaking" role like the apostle Paul. Most courses are currently by correspondence.
  • Contact Details
    Send an e-mail
  • * Website
  • * Contact Person
    Rev. Ian Elliott Benson
  • * Address line 1
    The Old Police House
  • Address line 2
  • * City/State/Province/County
  • Post Code
    DT2 0LB
  • * Country
    United Kingdom
  • * Telephone
    01935 83562
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