Details

Location: Victoria & Western Australia (either at a venue provided by you or at the OMF office)
Cost: Free

For more info or to book a workshop contact us at:

OMF VIC
au.vic.mm@omfmail.com
(03) 9898 9922

OMF WA
wa@omfmail.com
(08) 9240 8312

  • Six engaging interactive workshops exploring different aspects of mission through activities, games, role plays, guided debrief and discussion.
  • Experience many aspects of cross-cultural work, and appreciate missional issues such as different roles in missions, realities of church planting, cross-cultural contextualisation, creative ministries, partnership and more.
  • Designed for small or large groups; 6 to 50 people; no limit to group size for workshop 1 and 6.
  • Suitable for adults, and youth.
  • Each workshop takes 50 minutes.
  • Available in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.

Training Options

  • Three 2 hr sessions
  • Two 3 hr sessions
  • One Day training – complete all 6 workshops on the same day.

1. People Chain:  Partners in Kingdom work

  • Appreciate the state of the gospel in the world and where the unreached peoples are
  • Understand the different roles and their significance within a support team

 

2. Church Planting Game:  Experience cross-cultural church planting ministry

  • Encounter the many ups and downs missionaries face on the field
  • Choose to focus on church plant in Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, China, Philippines or Cambodia

 

3. SEED Game: Sharing the gospel in a CAN (Creative Access Nation)

  • Experience sharing the gospel in a sensitive context where the Christian message is not welcome
  • Grapple with the security issues workers face in a CAN

 

4. Decisions Game: Communication between the senders and the sent

  • Experience some of the decisions Christian workers have to make on the field
  • Recognise the importance of communication between the senders and the sent

 

5. Same but Different: Feel the stretch in crossing cultures

  • Experience the challenges of crossing cultures through a card game played without talking
  • Appreciate the importance of sharing the gospel in contextualised and relevant ways

 

6. Creative Ministry:  Unconventional ways to reach the unreached

  • Explore the need to creatively build bridges to unreached communities
  • Practice sharing your own story in 90 seconds