School of Ministry Learning Events



The Rebuild Centre provides a “School of Ministry” with additional, monthly learning opportunities throughout the year. To provide a learning environment where principles and practices of ministry are both considered, and where strategies for outreach in urban settings are developed, the following half or full day training workshops and strategy sessions are facilitated for interns, staff, church members and other partners (Sept 2017 – May 2018).

Area Title Description Presenter(s) Dates
Internships Internship Orientation Workshop A workshop to set up and plan for the internship and goals of the ministry; also to establish a growth plan for personal development Jim Foster &
Bill Dyck
September 9, 2017
Research Ministry Plans and Community Research Forming plans for Ministry; Researching the people group you are working among
Jim Foster October 14, 2017
Freedom in Christ Freedom Seminar – Breaking Spiritual Bondages Discover the things holding you back from victory in Christ, and address them. Bill Dyck November 17-18, 2017
Strengths & Gifts Serving through Gifting Understand how your natural strengths and your spiritual gifts can shape and motivate your ministry and work choices. Jim Foster December 9, 2017
Service Loving People Understand what people want most in life and in relationships Andrew Hubbard &
Dan Buggie
January 27, 2018
Bible Teaching Methods Leading Small Group Bible Studies Learn effective ways to study, understand and communicate the true message of biblical passages. Jeff MacMillan February 24, 2018
Prayer
Hearing God
Learn how to listen in prayer; how to hear God’s voice, and act faithfully on His word
Bill Dyck March 2, 8, 15 & 22, 2018
Evangelism Sharing the Gospel with People of other Faiths A workshop on understanding Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus, etc. and how to share Christ with them; how to pray for them Leslie Shillinglaw & Derek Burnett
April 14, 2018
Purpose Discovering our Life Purpose Understand how God has designed you, given you passions and experiences, and a special purpose to guide you in ministry. Jim Foster May 26, 2018