Travel around the greater Toronto area and connect with Arabic speaking pastors and church leaders in order to learn about their ministries. Our goal is to work for the next 6-9 months to bring people together, gather good resources for prayer, outreach, evangelism, integration, and discipleship, and to become a partner in what God is already doing among the Arabic-speakers and the Christian Reformed Churches in the Toronto area to reach the immigrant populations.
This person will be responsible for developing an effective network and resources for World Missions/Home Missions.
The volunteer will need to be involved in Arabic lessons and a formal ESL teachers course as well as learning about Educational Care.
Calling to full-time ministry (pastoral qualifications) and calling to work with Arabs in the future, Arabic language, proximity to Toronto area. Some teachable and transferrable skills and familiarity with Resonate Global Mission projects and resources, like TLT, Educational Care, or Dunamis (these are all being used effectively for outreach in the Middle East, and open doors to partnerships), and some ESL-teaching background may be useful as other opportunities to serve immigrants emerge.
Cost does not include accommodations.
Cost includes ground transportation, some meals, ministry expenses, communication and $500 of Arabic language lessons if needed.