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IMPACT

From  $1 250 // Two weeks (commuter)

 

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For Christian workers intending to serve for more than one year overseas. This intensive two-week program equips missionaries to live a paradox of the enjoyment/endurance challenge of the cross-cultural experience.

This unique combination of experiential and formal instruction teaches spiritual, personal, interpersonal, and cultural aspects of the missionary experience. Questions?

 


Subjects

CULTURAL PERSPECTIVE

  • Perceptions, ethnocentrism, stereotypes
  • Models of understanding culture
  • Comparing values across cultures
  • Mapping a new culture – culture Shock
  • The Gospel in context

PERSONAL & INTERPERSONAL

  • Understanding your personality type & how it impacts interpersonal relationships
  • Stages of cross-cultural transition and stressors
  • Families & TCK’s living overseas
  • Dynamics of positive team-building experiences
  • Approaches to conflict resolution

SPIRITUAL PERSPECTIVE

  • Factors enhancing spiritual vitality living cross-culturally
  • Spiritual warfare
  • Servant leadership, and poverty & justice issues

Dates / Locations

 

October 16 - 27, 2017  Guelph Bible Conference Centre, Guelph ON

Feb 26 - Mar 9, 2018 Guelph Bible Conference Centre, Guelph ON

June  18 - 29, 2018   Heritage College & Seminary, Cambridge ON

October 15 - 26, 2018 Guelph Bible Conference Centre, Guelph ON


Fees

The fees below are applicable for 2017.  Pricing may change for 2018 programs.

Single Couple Nursery
0-2 yrs
Child
3-11 yrs
Youth
12-17 yrs
Commuter* $1250 $2415 $630 $720 $945
Room & Board** $1850 $3600 $630 $1000 $1450

*Includes tuition, weekday lunches, 3 dinners and coffee breaks

**Costs are based on double occupancy.  There is an additional charge for a single room. Only breakfast is provided on the weekend.