Sundbom family from Sweden went to Colombia on a family outreach.
Organisers Rebecca and Thiéry Terraz, in collaboration with LOOM International (an extension office of YWAM based in Portland, USA), recently ran their first French/English 4-week Celebrating Children Workshop (CCW) at the Burtigny YWAM base in Switzerland.
Churches in Ukraine show great interest in “Families in Ministry Training“. Since the book ”Families in Ministry - How to thrive, not just survive“ was published in Russian, Yura and Tanya Sokolovski, working with YWAM Family Ministries Eastern Europe, have introduced the course to churches all over the country. Many churches have invited them to come and train their staff. Recently they had the privilege to train facilitators from all over Ukraine at a weekend seminar at the Christian Training Centre for Counselors and Pastors.
Over 50 adults and 20 children from 18 nations gathered June 22-26 at the YWAM Family Ministries Asia Forum 2016 in Tagaytay, Philippines at the CCT Retreat and Training Center. This was the first time the Asia Forum has taken place in the Philippines, which helped enable a large delegation of family ministries workers from the Philippines to participate. After our first meal together Wednesday evening, we began with a wonderful celebration of Filipino culture as CCT presented songs and dances from different regions of the Philippines.
If you are single you have probably struggled at times with feelings of loneliness. Loneliness is the painful awareness that we lack meaningful contact with others. Thus, it is possible to be lonely, even when surrounded by people because of the lack of meaningful contact.
September 04, 2016
Between 70 and 100 people participated in the East Africa Family Ministries Forum 2016 led by Chris & Tineke Baas, and Fred & Josephine Mukasa. Pastors and church leaders from the region joined us on a daily basis.
September 01, 2016
News from the single-parents forum in Togo.
September 01, 2016
On Friday 24 June, I finished my first 3 months staffing a YWAM school. We served as a family on the FMS (Family Ministries School) at YWAM Fortaleza in Brazil. Now, a few days later, I am reflecting on that time. I am questioning myself on who learned more: students or staff?