You’ll be interested to know how our Haerenga Mission Internship is progressing. Last year we evaluated and reviewed the programme, and we’ve emerged with something exciting that we hope will produce long lasting fruit. What we offered previously was good, but it wasn’t so much an internship as a ‘gap year’ programme. It’s now been reshaped as an actual mission apprenticeship, where young adults are placed under the care of an experienced Mission Partner to ‘learn the trade’ of cross-cultural mission through an integrative, hands-on experience. We hope it’ll be deeply rewarding for those who feel called overseas long-term and those God is leading to workplace mission in NZ.
We’re now recruiting interns who want to be challenged in their faith as they explore what global and local mission can look like. The Haerenga website tells all: www.missioninternship.co.nz. A promotional booklet is also available from the NZCMS office. If you know anyone who might be interested, please let them know.
You might also be interested in these related posts:
- http://www.nzcms.org.nz/final-reflections-from-fiji/Final reflections from FijiPosted on by Graeme MitchellHere are some reflections from Graeme Mitchell on the recent Golden Oldies mission encounter in Fiji. The full article, along with many photos, […] http://www.nzcms.org.nz/final-reflections-from-fiji/Read more
- http://www.nzcms.org.nz/short-term-mission-further-reading/Short-term Mission – further readingPosted on by JoAs a follow up to our issue of Intermission about ‘short-term mission’ here’s some useful online articles that capture some of the pitfalls […] http://www.nzcms.org.nz/short-term-mission-further-reading/Read more
- http://www.nzcms.org.nz/golden-oldies-2017/Golden Oldies 2017Posted on by Graeme MitchellThe next Golden Oldies encounter trip is coming up in September. For over six years Graeme and Jane Mitchell have offered specialised […] http://www.nzcms.org.nz/golden-oldies-2017/Read more
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