CS101 – BASIC TRAINING
the old life is gone; a new life has begun! – 2 Corinthians 5:17 (NLT)
CS101 will equip you to get started in your ministry by giving you a better understanding of the 4 focus areas of Connecting Streams:
- the Gospel,
- Spirit-Filled Living, and
- Spiritual Multiplication.
All new volunteers need to take CS101 training, either online or in-class.
FIND YOUR VOICE
We talk about what we know. We tell about what we have seen. – John 3:11 (ERV)
FIND YOUR VOICE includes more trainers teaching on the key topics for Connecting Streams’ volunteers:
- the gospel,
- Spirit-filled living, and
- spiritual multiplication.
Listening to different people teach on these topics will help you find your own way of communicating these truths authentically to people with different needs.
I have become all things to all people. I did this so that I could save people in any way possible. – 1 Corinthians 9:22b (ERV)
SPECIALIZED SKILLS includes training in areas that are of particular use in working in the Connecting Streams’ areas of ministry such as:
- grief and loss,
- mental illness,
- fetal alcohol spectrum disorder, and
The people rejoiced at the willing response of their leaders, for they had given freely and wholeheartedly to the LORD. – 1 Chronicles 29:9 (NIV)
Like it or not, ready or not, each of us is a leader.
We all have influence in our peer groups, our homes, our neighbourhoods, our churches, and our areas of ministry.
Train to lead well.
LEADING includes training to challenge and encourage you so that you can be better equipped, and help lead others into their potential.