Have you ever felt isolated in your role amidst ever increasing pressures and responsibilities? Global Connections faciliates a wide variety of networks, initiatives, consultations and forums designed to provide opportunities for people with similar roles or ministries to meet up, share and encourage each other. there are also opportunities to learn from each other and external facilitators, as well as working together to improve common practice.
Each network and forum has its own distinctive style and way of working. Some concentrate on training and bringing in external facilitators, whilst others focus on developing common guidelines for good practice. The ways in which each group operates, including the topics for discussion, are determined by a small steering group of individuals from within the network.
Most networks and forums are open to staff of member agencies and churches. Many meetings have make a nominal charge to cover costs. Whatever your role in a mission agency, theological college, support agency or church, with over twenty groups to choose from, there should be something for you.