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Home group activities

These activities are provided by Christian organisations to help small groups of Christians to consider different aspects of mission

Description: One of three seemingly impossible stunts with simple solutions
Aim: To focus on the world and options for missions involvement
Time: 10-15 mins
Equipment: 2 paper clips, £5 note
Source: Wycliffe Bible Translators
Description: A discussion-based ice breaker
Aim: To get groups of people to explore and share thoughts and feelings about mission
Time: 10-20 mins depending on group size
Equipment: Printout or projection of PDF so that everyone can see
Source: OMF International UK
Description: A seven session course that very practically relates faith to contemporary life
Aim: To examine practical ways to follow in the mission of Jesus (engaging with consumer culture, hospitality, justice, the environment etc)
Time: Seven sessions of approximately one hour each
Equipment: Study Guide and DVD included in the resource
Source: Church Mission Society
Description: A market place simulation where people from two different cultures trade with each other
Aim: To experience cultural differences and to think about how these affect Christians working overseas
Time: 30 mins
Equipment: Scissors, card, marker pen, photocopied sheets (master included)
Source: Wycliffe Bible Translators