Episode 008 – Icelandic Ash Clowd, Leadership and Disaster Relief Training, Sex and Money


Bill Hutchison talks about how the Icelandic Ash is affecting Youth With A Mission, some upcoming Leadership and Disaster Relief Training, YWAM in Haiti and the Dominican Republic, where is our Northern most YWAM Centre and we also talk a bit about Sex and Money.

Stories:

  • How has the Icelandic Ash Affected YWAM
  • Jim Stier will run a Leadership Training School
    • Where: Tijuana, Mexico
    • When: September 27th – December 17th 2010
    • Leadership Training School (LTS) with Jim Stier
    • During the school you will cover topics like:
      • The leader functioning in a team context
      • Faith and finances
      • Core values of YWAM
      • Decision making & effective planning
      • Leadership styles
      • Communication
      • The Leader’s relationship with God
      • Life focus and mission
      • Decision Making
      • Planning
      • Worldview
      • Problem Solving
      • Organizational Skills
      • Servant Leadership
      • The Art of Innovation
      • Integrity

  • RescueNet US Disaster Response Training Course:
    • Rescue Net Training Course
    • Respond to global disasters including earthquakes, hurricanes and more with professional skills and a compassionate heart.
    • Learn the basics of:
      • Search and Rescue
      • Emergency medicine
      • Fire suppression
      • Trauma counseling
      • Radio communications
      • Disaster childcare
    • Dates: October 10-23
    • Location: San Francisco, CA, USA
  • YWAM Disaster Management & Urban Health Care School
    • A school being pioneered by The YWAM Network of City Initiatives in partnership with YWAM San Francisco.
    • A 6 month training training course focusing on health care topics and hands on skills that will train the students for the mission field and for service in the health care industry. Students will also be prepared to respond to disaster situations around the world.
    • The desire for this first school is to multiply trainers and not only to recruit workers.
    • The school is for people who have already completed a YWAM DTS, but there will be seminars run throughout the course on various topics that can be attended by people who have not gone through a Discipleship Training School with YWAM.
    • YWAM Disaster Manage and Urban Health Care School
    • Dates: July 1, 2010
  • Raw – by Kerri Overbeek
  • Intro and exit music by Five Star Streets, over at Five Start Streets at Reef to Outback
  • Update on the YWAM Worship Album
    • They had over 140 songs submitted and have narrowed it down to 12. The musicians for the album are still being finalised, but right now they are specifically looking for a drummer.
    • They are still waiting on the final signing of the contract, but if all goes to plan they will be starting to lay down the tracks on May 17th.
    • YWAM Worship Album Update
  • YWAM Dominican Republic
    • Hub for earthquake relief
    • Dominican Republic sits right next to Haiti and some of the first external YWAM teams traveled into Haiti from the Dominican Republic
    • Helping to bring in teams, coordinate food shipments and are part of the outreach team working in front of the National Palace in Port au Prince, Haiti.
    • They are in desperate need of many supplies like food, medicine, tents, blankets and the fincance to have them shipped into Haiti by land from the Dominican Replublic.
    • YWAM Dominican Republic
  • YWAM Haiti
    • More Homes of Hope Houses in Timonette
    • The 30 kit-homes that we talked about in episode 2 of the YWAM Podcast has arrived in Haiti and the crew has started to construct them. They offer a more permanent solution than the hoop homes that are set-up, but are a lot more costly and time consuming to provide and assemble.

  • Latest International YWAMer
    • Ties in with Lynn Green’s prayer message this month
    • Talks about evaluation and how important it is for the mission in our various ministries
    • Another podcast that I have the privilege of producing
    • http://internationalywamer.org
  • Sex & Money Webisodes now out

  • YWAM’s most Northern YWAM Base

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